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Old October 27th, 2011, 05:39 PM   #1
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99 dodge 1500
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d60 and 70 4:56s and welded rear
stupid big suspension lift and 3 body..

I bought this truck in high school b4 i new what real wheelin was about.. now after building one juggy i want to build a wheeling rig out of my old truck thats been sitting around for ever..

Heres the plan
The motor is getting rebuilt as we speak right now .30 over,forged pistons, new cam, and head work with some other good parts in there hoping for 350 hp and some nitros..

Trans just got done rebuilding all new brass and bearings center force clutch

going to lower the truck around 3 inchs
truss the axles
shackle flip in the rear
3 link in the front with 1.25 hemis 3/8s wall tubing
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Old October 27th, 2011, 05:39 PM   #2
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Quick and cheap way to do a shackle flip. These are factory dodge front hangers i had off another truck. Seems to work really well.
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Old October 27th, 2011, 05:44 PM   #3
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heres few of my mock up pics and my new plazma cutter!
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Old October 27th, 2011, 06:07 PM   #4
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looks good
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Old October 27th, 2011, 08:37 PM   #5
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What a nice truck this used to be!

So who's welding all your stuff up?

I can't wait to see it done though.
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Old October 27th, 2011, 08:40 PM   #6
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What a nice truck this used to be!

So who's welding all your stuff up?

I can't wait to see it done though.
IV welded 90% of it
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Old October 27th, 2011, 08:48 PM   #7
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IV welded 90% of it
I misspoke. I meant designed.

So this thing done yet?
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Old October 27th, 2011, 09:07 PM   #8
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You should box in your leaf spring perches.
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Old October 28th, 2011, 09:29 AM   #9
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99 dodge 1500
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nv3500
231
d60 and 70 4:56s and welded rear
stupid big suspension lift and 3 body..

I bought this truck in high school b4 i new what real wheelin was about.. now after building one buggy i want to build a wheeling rig out of my old truck thats been sitting around for ever..

Heres the plan
The motor is getting rebuilt as we speak right now .30 over,forged pistons, new cam, and head work with some other good parts in there hoping for 350 hp and some nitros..

Trans just got done rebuilding all new brass and bearings center force clutch

going to lower the truck around 3 inchs
truss the axles
shackle flip in the rear
3 link in the front with 1.25 hemis 3/8s wall tubing
you built a buggy?
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Old October 28th, 2011, 07:41 PM   #10
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Juggy buggy jeep on tons and a v8... I think that would classified as building a buggy
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Juggy buggy jeep on tons and a v8... I think that would classified as building a buggy
I wouldnt say that, but to each his own
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Old October 29th, 2011, 07:51 PM   #12
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got some more done today.
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Trying to decide what shocks to order
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Old November 3rd, 2011, 02:58 PM   #14
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Juggy buggy jeep on tons and a v8... I think that would classified as building a buggy
So a jeep with one tons a v8 and a roll cage is a buggy....lol your an idiot!

I guess this Dodge is a buggy too.... I mean it does have one tons and a v8.

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So a jeep with one tons a v8 and a roll cage is a buggy....lol your an idiot!

I guess this Dodge is a buggy too.... I mean it does have one tons and a v8.
I'm willing to bet that the dodge will be a TREC Class A buggy....because of the one tons and V8 of course

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Old November 3rd, 2011, 03:09 PM   #16
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come one now he mounted a motor and puts leafs under a yj frame thats building a buggy right
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Got the front axle gear installed this weekend and finished welded a few things..
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Old December 4th, 2011, 08:40 PM   #18
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holy shit, that axle is badass
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Old December 12th, 2011, 04:56 PM   #19
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got everything finished weled and got the front axle installed this past weekend.

I hope to figure out limmit straps, bump stops and shocks next weeek.
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