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Old January 2nd, 2008, 05:50 PM   #1
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For the redneck body removal award....You have to do what you can with what you have. And one of the donor vehicle.

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Old January 2nd, 2008, 06:00 PM   #2
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Looks like a relatively safe, smart way to get it done.

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Old January 2nd, 2008, 06:00 PM   #3
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thats not that bad. ive taken bodies off with a bobcat and some ratchet straps...lol
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Old January 2nd, 2008, 06:35 PM   #4
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thats not that bad. ive taken bodies off with a bobcat and some ratchet straps...lol
I removed the ratchet straps that went through my picking chain in the ceiling to the tub so I could get it started over the tires just minutes before I took the pics. Ratchet stap chainfall what's the diff?
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Old January 2nd, 2008, 09:05 PM   #5
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I got ya beat.

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Old January 3rd, 2008, 12:20 AM   #6
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Did you actually get it out of the garage? Looks like it doesn't clear the door.
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Old January 3rd, 2008, 01:06 AM   #7
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Used my winch to tear the last fj40 apart when I was done parting it out.Way to much fun.

Would of sucked to snag the garage door that last inch.
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Old January 3rd, 2008, 07:56 AM   #8
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Did you actually get it out of the garage? Looks like it doesn't clear the door.
Yes it cleared with room to spare, and luck don't have anything to do with it :)

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Old January 3rd, 2008, 11:11 AM   #9
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going to be done for the dog party tim? when you want those springs?
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Old January 3rd, 2008, 01:12 PM   #10
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The truck will be but the engine won't. MR Kaase will be starting his first run of redesigned boss 429 hemi heads and I will have a set with intake before I finish the engine. I might slap in a factory 69 365 HP 460 for the trip though. How's sunday work for you on the springs?

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Old January 4th, 2008, 11:46 AM   #11
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You should see mine now. It has a very unique color.
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give me a call.i might be in baldwin working on my other store sun.231 425 7482.
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Old January 4th, 2008, 01:58 PM   #13
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HMMMM I always wanted a 660 bbf hemi
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Old January 4th, 2008, 04:27 PM   #14
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You of all people should know........We need pics!
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Old January 5th, 2008, 03:55 PM   #15
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As soon as the laptop is working again.
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Old January 16th, 2008, 07:57 PM   #16
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Repaired the rotten body mounts, welded on the rear bumper in it's new home and lost a couple cross members. The donor truck is now under the knife

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Old March 3rd, 2008, 12:01 PM   #17
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It's now ready for the pick-up cab to go on. I wish I would have listened to me when I swore I'd never do it again.

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Old March 3rd, 2008, 12:35 PM   #18
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Looks Good!
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Old March 3rd, 2008, 01:13 PM   #19
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yea looks sweet...
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Old March 3rd, 2008, 05:03 PM   #20
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Nice funnel
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