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Unread 03-01-2011, 07:55 PM   #31
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Did some work on the Door.....


Doin' Work!


^^^^^This was the easy part lol The Rear cuts a whole different Ball Game!

What to DO?????? Make the cut or keep the square/arm rest



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Unread 03-01-2011, 07:57 PM   #32
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Question......... Keep the squared arm rest. OR CHOP IT at the LINE
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Unread 03-01-2011, 08:15 PM   #33
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I would chop it. It looks like a nice elbow bruiser to me!
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Unread 03-02-2011, 03:36 PM   #34
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Agreed^^^^^^ Ditch the arm rest.
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Unread 03-06-2011, 04:04 PM   #35
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So Ditched the makeshift arm rest in favor of the orignal plans......



Goin about this the difficult way probably but here's the 1 piece insert im slowly shaping without air sheers which I really wish I had!!!!



Somemore cool random **** I've got around....
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Unread 03-06-2011, 05:47 PM   #36
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Looks good man! I can't wait to see that door on the beeetch! Gotta be ready fo Crozet!
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Unread 03-09-2011, 08:23 PM   #37
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Spot Welded some cross bracing in to make it more sturdy.



I Try to weld......
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Unread 03-10-2011, 09:33 PM   #38
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Its IN!!!!




Needs some push and tack..........


Layin a decent bead.. Gotta be quick when weldin this 18 gauge




New Door Handle


Best Bang for your buck The price of a cheap grinder varies.. Harbor Freight is like 27 shipped. Home Depot Cheapest I found was close to 40. Tractor Supply Cheapest was KAWASAKI....wtf kawi and power tools, Not Happenin $30. So I went to LOWES!!!!! $28 for a Skil 4 1/2 grinder WITH WHEEL. I went ahead and bought the extra coverage for 5 bux so I spent more than other placess BUT It's covered with a warranty.
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Unread 03-11-2011, 12:16 AM   #39
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And Yes I DROVE in the river...im guilty for all the GWNF flamers I did it...when it wasnt a big deal NOW the place is closed Thanks TROUT UNLIMITED

Are you talking about Shoe Creek when you say GWNF?? I see your in harrisonburg, im in Rockbridge. Not to far away, we should get some rigs together and go for a trail ride!!
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Unread 03-11-2011, 04:39 AM   #40
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Looking good man! Grind it down and slap some paint on it!
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Unread 03-11-2011, 07:11 AM   #41
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And Yes I DROVE in the river...im guilty for all the GWNF flamers I did it...when it wasnt a big deal NOW the place is closed Thanks TROUT UNLIMITED

Are you talking about Shoe Creek when you say GWNF?? I see your in harrisonburg, im in Rockbridge. Not to far away, we should get some rigs together and go for a trail ride!!
nah Im talkin Rawley Springs.. Flag Pole Area.
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Unread 03-11-2011, 07:12 AM   #42
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Looking good man! Grind it down and slap some paint on it!
Ima try for a solid bead across the front grind it then expierment with BONDO...... Then put the mirror on And figure out the inner door.
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Unread 03-11-2011, 11:00 AM   #43
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nah Im talkin Rawley Springs.. Flag Pole Area.
Ok, the reason I asked is because Shoe Creek isnt closed but it came very close to getting closed because of trout unlimited. There are native trout in the stream that the trail crosses and trout unlimited say its destroying there habitat. O well, I guess there will always be people like that.
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Unread 03-12-2011, 05:55 PM   #44
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BE SAFE OUT THERE..... lol


Did some grinding on the insert since I couldnt cut it perfect.. Ready for some more lunch break welding at work. Also got carried away with the 90 and went ahead and cleaned up the paint in prep for primer coats.

thats the brothers KFX 700, Its nasty nuff said

Also would like to add that I put some Ecco's on my DD with some Michelin Harmony's Made the new footprint 8 inches wide and a wopping 12 lbs lighter than the stock tire and wheel combo!

that deserves a


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Unread 03-12-2011, 06:11 PM   #45
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The rims on your truck look boss, but those are Ravines. The Jeep also looks sick!
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