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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:09 AM   #331
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Thats why slider are so important, that and 1" of lift is the next thing. Id like a hair more clearance just because.

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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:41 AM   #332
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Instead of that you should be giving me your moabs.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:43 AM   #333
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Thats why slider are so important, that and 1" of lift is the next thing. Id like a hair more clearance just because.
Looks like some good fun there. Sliders are nice. My XJ is low, but I feel I've put all the right skids on to allow me to "slide" over stuff my belly and sides if the jeep hit. Build/buy stout stuff, you won't have to worry. And I want your rear bumper lol.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 07:57 AM   #334
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Instead of that you should be giving me your moabs.
I actually want tj moabs when i go to 35s. Haha
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Unread 02-24-2013, 08:01 AM   #335
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Looks like some good fun there. Sliders are nice. My XJ is low, but I feel I've put all the right skids on to allow me to "slide" over stuff my belly and sides if the jeep hit. Build/buy stout stuff, you won't have to worry. And I want your rear bumper lol.
Yeah, see i like you flat belly a lot but i dont have the down time available to do that. I dont need much more clearance so that why im just going to go with a 4" or mabye 4.5" coil and relocations.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:42 AM   #336
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Yeah, see i like you flat belly a lot but i dont have the down time available to do that. I dont need much more clearance so that why im just going to go with a 4" or mabye 4.5" coil and relocations.
Time for a DD!
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Unread 02-24-2013, 09:44 AM   #337
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Time for a DD!
I have my work truck, but my job puts me out of town a lot and i dont want it sitting. Its a necessity to drive it on the weekends.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 02:09 PM   #338
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man that looks like some fun wheeling ... AND 2X6 rocker replacement time .. i think im going to do the same to mine
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Unread 02-24-2013, 02:13 PM   #339
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man that looks like some fun wheeling ... AND 2X6 rocker replacement time .. i think im going to do the same to mine
Yup, mine will be extensive. 2x4 with rails on the outside and shortening the doors. Gonna be schweeeet!
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Unread 02-24-2013, 05:07 PM   #340
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Yup, mine will be extensive. 2x4 with rails on the outside and shortening the doors. Gonna be schweeeet!
Yea thats going to be awesome ... I really cant wait to see that. I have to lookin in to make the doors shorter, that really is so solid. I can't wait to see!

I just ordered some new stuff, after that I need to finish my motor, then I'm right behind you doing the sliders.
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Unread 02-24-2013, 08:53 PM   #341
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Yup, mine will be extensive. 2x4 with rails on the outside and shortening the doors. Gonna be schweeeet!
I love how I did mine, but I wish I would have gone the extra mile and shortened the doors to gain a couple of inches more.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 11:17 AM   #342
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I love how I did mine, but I wish I would have gone the extra mile and shortened the doors to gain a couple of inches more.
Ive thought more on cutting the doors and i dont really think i wanna f with them. A lot of work to gain only 2". I will be using 2x4x3/16 for the rockers with 1.5"x3/16 tubing for rails. It will be the same width if i would hve went with 2x6, but now ill have a spiffy step/rail/bumper. Ftwww
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Unread 02-25-2013, 11:18 AM   #343
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Yea thats going to be awesome ... I really cant wait to see that. I have to lookin in to make the doors shorter, that really is so solid. I can't wait to see!

I just ordered some new stuff, after that I need to finish my motor, then I'm right behind you doing the sliders.
The rockers should be done in two weeks, gonna be schweet. No door cutting, too much work to gain little.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 11:18 AM   #344
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Ive thought more on cutting the doors and i dont really think i wanna f with them. A lot of work to gain only 2". I will be using 2x4x3/16 for the rockers with 1.5"x3/16 tubing for rails. It will be the same width if i would hve went with 2x6, but now ill have a spiffy step/rail/bumper. Ftwww
That will work fine.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 11:20 AM   #345
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That will work fine.
Yessir. Been thinking of using some thick *** steel i have laying around to cover the tranny and bolting to the xmember.
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