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Unread 06-29-2012, 07:04 PM   #166
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Dumb jeep now has new rims and 33's.


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[QUOTE=Driver831;13076990]Say what you want, a Dana 30 held up 53"s for a good while[/QUOTE]

My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-08-2012, 10:06 PM   #167
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If those are the factory rims i think they are i have 4 center caps layin around that i cant use if u were interested for a cheap price but idk if u were interested. Just figured id ask. The jeep looks great btw.

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Unread 07-17-2012, 05:24 PM   #168
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Working on getting a tow rig. 5.9 Cummins. Hopefully I get it worked out with the bank
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[QUOTE=Driver831;13076990]Say what you want, a Dana 30 held up 53"s for a good while[/QUOTE]

My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-23-2012, 09:29 PM   #169
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No Cummins. It was a chitty auto.
Going wheeling this weekend so I need to
A. Install tranny cooler
B. Replace my power steering hose
C. Possibly weld the 8.25 with a super nice 220 Lincoln.

By the 18th of next month I need to have many relocation brackets finished.
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[QUOTE=Driver831;13076990]Say what you want, a Dana 30 held up 53"s for a good while[/QUOTE]

My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-25-2012, 07:51 AM   #170
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Tranny cooler installed

Flushed the rad while I was at it. Runs 195* again.
Ps hose comes in today.
Welding rear on Thursday.
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[QUOTE=Driver831;13076990]Say what you want, a Dana 30 held up 53"s for a good while[/QUOTE]

My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-25-2012, 09:07 AM   #171
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Which one did you go with? And I'm welding my 8.25 soon, let me know how it goes.
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Unread 07-25-2012, 12:44 PM   #172
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Hayden cooler.
I'm not using a tig because I don't have access to one. I'm using a Lincoln 220 with digital read outs. Lots of guys like using stIck wIth 7018 rods but the guy that is helping me has been welding rears for mud drag trucks for years.
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My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-25-2012, 05:54 PM   #173
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Haha I have heard of people using everything, including 110 migs because they say you don't want it to get too hot.
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Unread 07-26-2012, 08:05 AM   #174
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Got done with work at 10 last night($$$$), and I got the new power steering hose installed in about an hour.
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My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-26-2012, 09:06 PM   #175
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On my way to weld the rear, took this picture
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My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-27-2012, 07:58 AM   #176
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Your Jeep is looking good!
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Unread 07-27-2012, 01:22 PM   #177
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Your Jeep is looking good!
Thanks for the kind words man!

Welding the rear went great. Handling is different for sure, but noir in a bad way. Had to lay some rubber to make sure it worked
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My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-27-2012, 09:23 PM   #178
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How did you go about welding it? Hit all eight points or did you weld to the carrier too?
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Unread 07-30-2012, 01:28 PM   #179
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How did you go about welding it? Hit all eight points or did you weld to the carrier too?
Yup welded it in all 8 points and to the carrier.

Jeep did pretty good on a Saturday, more pictures to come.
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My 3" to 4.5" to full width build-> [url]http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f177/brookhart63-build-thread-1224726/[/url]
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Unread 07-30-2012, 02:18 PM   #180
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Front locker and bumpstops!
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