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Unread 06-09-2009, 08:26 AM   #1
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Sarfari Rack and homemade shovel mount

I had been looking for a rack to transport my kayaks and canoes and lucked out, again. I found a used TJ safari rack ,, really really cheap, $75.00.

The front windsheild mount plates had to be modified by drilling one new hole and grinding off a corner for the TJ mount to fit on my YJ windsheild hinge.

The rest of the brackets fit perfectly.

For my shovel mount, I wasn't going to spend all that money to mount a $5.00 shovel. So I took some 1 1/2 PVC and 2 hose clamps. And mounted the pipe on the rack For the time being I drilled a hole on the handle and have it secured with para-cord tied to the rack.







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Unread 06-09-2009, 08:32 AM   #2
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looks nice. I want to make a rack like that some time.
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Unread 06-09-2009, 08:42 AM   #3
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nice liner job ....you do that ? rolled or spray? like how it comes over all edges...oh and nice rack
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Unread 06-09-2009, 08:50 AM   #4
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nice liner job ....you do that ? rolled or spray? like how it comes over all edges...oh and nice rack

That is the Herculiner, I chunked the roller and "dabbed it on with the brush,,,,,, much more even and no lines. I love it over the rail...
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Unread 06-09-2009, 09:55 AM   #5
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Looks good and you have a very clean jeep
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Unread 06-09-2009, 09:57 AM   #6
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Thanks,,, it's the fresh paint,,,
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Unread 06-09-2009, 10:19 AM   #7
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Nice Jeep - we are almost like twins. I love the black and white also......



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Unread 06-09-2009, 10:20 AM   #8
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Dang those are pretty close......
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Unread 06-09-2009, 10:27 AM   #9
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Yeah, and mine came out of Texas two years ago too !
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