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Unread 05-19-2009, 09:42 PM   #151
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then came time to flex it out a bit





















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Unread 05-19-2009, 09:44 PM   #152
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at this point i got the new front bumper mounts from Hanson Offroad and put it back on

you can see the bumper alogn with some new toys











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Unread 05-19-2009, 09:48 PM   #153
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now it was time to upgrade that "skid" that came from Mountain Valley Customs for my rear axle...i was sick of the little piece of metal that was put there to protect it and wanted some more protection

so it got some pieces added to it

me with the plasma cutter

















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Unread 05-19-2009, 09:51 PM   #154
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then came the Rear Long arms

once again... on the bed











at this point i also bumped it up from 4.5" to 6.5"







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Unread 05-19-2009, 09:53 PM   #155
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put the 33"s on it and upgraded my front track bar to the IRO double sheer track bar







and flexxed it out with the full long arms and 33"s...coulda gone more but the object i was flexxing on wouldnt allow me to ( not steep enough)













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Unread 05-19-2009, 09:53 PM   #156
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Unread 05-19-2009, 10:16 PM   #157
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Looks great except for that big *** dent in the bumper.
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Unread 05-19-2009, 10:24 PM   #158
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yeah thats getting fixxed hopefully this summer... my cousin is gonna fix it for me

btw ive been looking at a new TNT truss for my front axle.... and also been eyeing some 35"s
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Unread 05-20-2009, 04:23 PM   #159
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few more things to add

Driveshaft from Carolina Driveline came...not bad for $138.00











and i got my new motor mounts that need put in

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Unread 05-20-2009, 05:18 PM   #160
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New parts sure are fun. I just put in some poly motor mounts last week. What a difference!

Matt, get some 35's NOW or drop it down to 4.5" or 5"... or both! Looks like a sky scraper!
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Unread 05-20-2009, 05:20 PM   #161
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I thought the Carolina shafts were usually $250 plus?
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Unread 05-20-2009, 10:55 PM   #162
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New parts sure are fun. I just put in some poly motor mounts last week. What a difference!

Matt, get some 35's NOW or drop it down to 4.5" or 5"... or both! Looks like a sky scraper!
35"s are definately in the near future ( this summer ) lol dont worry


and the carolina shaft was $138...great price, very helpful on the phone, and appears to be a very well built shaft
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Unread 05-21-2009, 08:19 PM   #164
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just picked up a set of green doors time to start making my half doors
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Unread 05-21-2009, 08:36 PM   #165
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You think you're going to have to regear with 35's?
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