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Unread 07-28-2011, 10:48 PM   #1
Joshharris98xj
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Tips, things to look for when trimming flairs tomorrow

So tomorrow I will be trimming my fender flairs with the cut and fold any tips or things I should look for/do

And if you have any pics if your setup now before or after will help thanks

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Unread 07-29-2011, 12:01 AM   #2
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have a good face shield so you can see... took off the flare cut above the factory holder crap took the end caps off ...... looks alright if not weather stripping cleans it up
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Unread 07-29-2011, 12:03 AM   #3
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have a good face shield so you can see... took off the flare cut above the factory holder crap took the end caps off ...... looks alright if not weather stripping cleans it up
So do you think it will look worse?
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Unread 07-29-2011, 12:18 AM   #4
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if you cant see by using a messed up face shield then it could when you look at it close, just go slow, let the sparks fly lol
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Unread 07-29-2011, 07:20 AM   #5
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If you're using an angle grinder to make your cuts, cover the paint with something. My paint is royally screwed from the sparks the cutoff wheel threw everywhere.
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Unread 07-29-2011, 12:25 PM   #6
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Use a dremel with reinforced cut off wheels. It will take longer to do but the results came out awesome for me. Its easier to control to get the cut you want
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Unread 07-29-2011, 02:23 PM   #7
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I am using a grinder with a 4 1/2 blade and a sawzaw
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Unread 07-29-2011, 03:20 PM   #8
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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f13/c...enders-737700/

guess the tape and take it slow... maybe a fine-24 tooth blade for the saw...
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