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Old March 22nd, 2008, 02:24 PM   #1
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The Kermit project

Well are family is growing and we needed more room so I bought this http://www.greatlakes4x4.com/showthread.php?t=79451 to replace this



I am putting the motor, axles , seats, and tires From the CJ-7 on the CJ-8. Here is the hard part, it needs to be done for my trip to KY April 9th. Got it painted last weekend







Itis now at Speedfixx in Holland Mi getting the cage done. Updates to come, and yes it is the color of kermit the frog

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Old March 22nd, 2008, 02:33 PM   #2
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should be a sweet rig, i love teh scrambler's
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Old March 22nd, 2008, 02:43 PM   #3
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so then you are trying to get it done before KY?
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Old March 22nd, 2008, 02:52 PM   #4
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keep the site update...I really like those things!
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Old March 22nd, 2008, 03:04 PM   #5
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so then you are trying to get it done before KY?
Yep, the Cj-7 is being tore down as we type, wish me luck. Now to figure out how to fit 2 jeeps on a trailer when one grew a little and it was tight before.
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Old March 22nd, 2008, 03:43 PM   #6
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Now to figure out how to fit 2 jeeps on a trailer when one grew a little and it was tight before.
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Old March 23rd, 2008, 10:09 AM   #7
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Nice! Did you paint it yourself?

You just cant get away from those 6 cylinders can you
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Old March 23rd, 2008, 10:17 AM   #8
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What are you doing with the 'ol 7 chassis? It always looked like it was in decent shape. It won't be the same seeing you wheel in a green cJ8 lol.

Can't wait to see the result!

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Old March 23rd, 2008, 12:09 PM   #9
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What are you doing with the 'ol 7 chassis? It always looked like it was in decent shape. It won't be the same seing you wheel in a green cJ8 lol.

Can't wait to see the result!
I think the old chassie is sold, well most of it. If not you willsee it for sale soon, I have to pay back the money I used to buy this think LOL
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Old March 23rd, 2008, 12:12 PM   #10
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Nice! Did you paint it yourself?

You just cant get away from those 6 cylinders can you
Yes me and Fordflairside painted it, you can tell when you see it in person I didnt want perfect paint job like the 7, I was to scared to hurt it. It is hard to get rid of a I-6 that can kick a v-8s ass in compitition mud.
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Old March 24th, 2008, 04:12 PM   #11
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Update? Lookin' good.

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Old March 24th, 2008, 04:17 PM   #12
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Yes me and Fordflairside painted it, you can tell when you see it in person I didnt want perfect paint job like the 7, I was to scared to hurt it. It is hard to get rid of a I-6 that can kick a v-8s ass in compitition mud.
Yeah, and I now have a paint outline of a Scrambler on my barn floor...........almost looks like a Homicide outline.
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Old March 24th, 2008, 04:18 PM   #13
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Yeah, and I now have a paint outline of a Scrambler on my barn floor...........almost looks like a Homicide outline.
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Old March 24th, 2008, 04:20 PM   #14
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Old March 24th, 2008, 04:21 PM   #15
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Old March 24th, 2008, 05:24 PM   #16
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Old March 24th, 2008, 09:09 PM   #17
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Can't wait to see the scrambler this weekend. We'll be able to be down Saturday early afternoon or anytime on Sunday.
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Old March 25th, 2008, 08:11 PM   #18
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Hope to have cage pics tomarrow
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Old March 25th, 2008, 08:56 PM   #19
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This thing done yet? J/K looking good!
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Old March 26th, 2008, 06:29 PM   #20
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This thing done yet? J/K looking good!
Almost, dead batterys in camera, hopefully fri I will have some good pics when it is on the way to get motor and axles installed
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