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Unread 11-15-2009, 05:35 PM   #31
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Originally Posted by Mazdarx View Post
The new rack looks good, I think that the fairing could look better if it were curved to match the roof. The grill guard also looks good, especially for being home made. I think where it wraps around the side by the headlights would match the vehicle better if it were squared off more. Its a boxy vehicle, but the guard is very round there.
Yeah I would have made the Farring to match the vehicle. but to really do that I would need a heat gun, and I really don't have access to that, and it would not fit in the i might make a longer one and bend my brackets but we will see

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Unread 11-18-2009, 09:04 PM   #32
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I dont think that the roofrack being straight and the roof being curved is that visible when looking at it in real life...when you were explaining it the other day it took me a while to see looks a lot more visible in the pictures though....anyways its looking I am sure you've heard me say before!!

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Unread 05-27-2012, 07:25 AM   #33
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just saw your build thread. looks nice. glad to see we had the same idea on the herculiner. nice bruch guard and roof rack. wish i could weld.
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Unread 06-23-2012, 05:19 PM   #34
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You my friend are an inspiration for poor people with red ZJs the world over . I love this thread, keep it up.
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Unread 06-23-2012, 08:27 PM   #35
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I like that rack, if I were you I'd get two more crossbars to support the rack then you can put more weight on it.
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Unread 06-24-2012, 10:51 AM   #36
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I like this thread alot, awesome way you made everything yourself. I like the second roof rack more but both were great. keep up the good fab skills

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