Hi Will, my friend you do a great job on the pictures and description of what your doing.
BTW I have a drivers drop hi pinion Dana 44 I may be getting rid of, its a 8 lug. Interested? 4.10 gears no locker.
No promises , I haven't decided what I want to do yet.
1957 WILLYS pickup,
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac.
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ.