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Unread 05-06-2013, 02:26 PM   #556
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I don't have a lot of experience with springs but I can tell you that IRO coils are stiffer than RE springs and rustys are softer than RE coils.
I've been seriously considering rustys 4" coils...

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Unread 05-08-2013, 08:16 AM   #557
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So the next thing that will be done is a tire carrier. Im not a fan of having the tire up top, too much wind resistance. I have a good idea of how i want to build it so ill prob start on that this weekend. I also want to brace my sliders so that will be coming also. Ill be dropping some deniro on the ***** in july, most likely gonna order 4" coils, front led light bar, led pods, rk uppers, g2 8.25 cover and a good full tune up.
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Unread 05-08-2013, 08:44 PM   #558
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Nothing special but ordered a 3/4 spacer to bring the front up some.
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Unread 05-10-2013, 09:52 AM   #559
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I really like where my tire is .. you could do some roll bars in the back and make something like the genright prerunner carrier ... thats what i'm going to do
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Unread 05-10-2013, 10:19 AM   #560
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I really like where my tire is .. you could do some roll bars in the back and make something like the genright prerunner carrier ... thats what i'm going to do
Im just gonna build it off my bumper, offset it to the driver side. I want to put a cage in and do that but the **** i have in there now lets no room for it. Lol
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Unread 05-10-2013, 10:25 AM   #561
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yea .. that looks really good too .. and its very functional
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Unread 05-12-2013, 12:01 PM   #562
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Saturday i mounted and wired my rear bumper lights in and made my passenger door removable. My longer rc 2.2 shocks came in but im gonna wait to put those on when i get my spacers in.
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Lights look sweet in there man!
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Unread 05-12-2013, 12:24 PM   #564
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Lights look sweet in there man!
Thanks man. Huuuuge difference!
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How's the doorless brother
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I have some RE 5.5s and rear springs ..and the genright stuff to do the rear spring conversion ... I was going to do that before I decided I really just want coils .... If you want o fab up some long arms ill hook you up.... So you would have 5.5 lift with a rear spring conversion ... Kinda like SRF's rig ..., and he gets some sick flex out of those rear long arms


If you want you can buy me a pair of lights for 100$ and you can have it all, well call it a trade
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How's the doorless brother
Awesome dude. Love the looks haha
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I have some RE 5.5s and rear springs ..and the genright stuff to do the rear spring conversion ... I was going to do that before I decided I really just want coils .... If you want o fab up some long arms ill hook you up.... So you would have 5.5 lift with a rear spring conversion ... Kinda like SRF's rig ..., and he gets some sick flex out of those rear long arms

If you want you can buy me a pair of lights for 100$ and you can have it all, well call it a trade
I might take you up on that. It would be a little bit. What all is the genright stuff?
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I might take you up on that. It would be a little bit. What all is the genright stuff?
It's a weld on bracket that the spring mounts too on the body side. You would still need to get the axle side bracket .... And some long arms for the rear. Just an option .... I have the stuff just siting around
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It's a weld on bracket that the spring mounts too on the body side. You would still need to get the axle side bracket .... And some long arms for the rear. Just an option .... I have the stuff just siting around
Let me do some thinking on it. I do like my stability of my leafs. But if i get that from you then id want 35s lol
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