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why did you take out your computer setup?
the carnetix power supply died and i'd been thinking about trying to do a new tablet based setup anyway, so it was the excuse i needed.

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post #1172 of Old 01-21-2013, 10:03 PM
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ahhh what are you thinkin IOS or the other side
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post #1173 of Old 01-21-2013, 10:35 PM Thread Starter
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ahhh what are you thinkin IOS or the other side
going Android, started a new worklog over on mp3car for this project: http://www.mp3car.com/worklogs/15515...rokee-4x4.html
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post #1174 of Old 01-22-2013, 09:00 AM
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I'm thinking of doing something similar in my zj with a tablet. Iv got an iPad 2. I put a center console in mine that's out of like a police car. I was looking at it this morning and there is a spot on it to mount somethin like a computer to it. I'm looking forward to what you do and get some ideas from your setup

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this rig has came a long way since the last time i was on here! good job on your build man!
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post #1176 of Old 01-22-2013, 03:59 PM
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Here's the console I made work in my zj.

image-1746418529.jpg

I plan on making a cover to go from the front of it to the dash to cover up any wires that I have. Or will have coming out of the front.

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post #1177 of Old 01-22-2013, 07:38 PM
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I thought of putting a tablet in the console I made.






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post #1178 of Old 01-22-2013, 07:39 PM
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I thought of putting a tablet in the console I made.
That's awesome. Is that a wj?

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That's awesome. Is that a wj?
Yup.

Don't wanna clutter theksmith's thread. Here is the link to the build.


HERE

Hey theksmith. Recognize the red switch in the dash.

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Hey theksmith. Recognize the red switch in the dash.
ha, i was just going to write something about that, then i scrolled down and saw your comment!
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post #1181 of Old 01-23-2013, 11:28 PM
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Hey man, I searched your thread but didnt see what I was looking for so I will just ask.

You are still running 5.13 gears correct? I am getting closer to my JK axle swap and wanted to know what gears to purchase. for now I will have the stock 4.10's but will re-gear as soon as I can. If you chose what gears you wanted, would you stick with the 5.13's since the axles came that way or would you go a different route?
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Hey man, I searched your thread but didnt see what I was looking for so I will just ask.

You are still running 5.13 gears correct? I am getting closer to my JK axle swap and wanted to know what gears to purchase. for now I will have the stock 4.10's but will re-gear as soon as I can. If you chose what gears you wanted, would you stick with the 5.13's since the axles came that way or would you go a different route?
Thanks for the help man!
as always, love the pics, keep them comin!
Hope my axles are in the next time you make a Utah trip, I'd love to join!
i think the 5.13's would be better for 37's.

for 35's i'd go 4.92 or whatever ratio the JK has that's close to that. but the difference isn't enough to bother paying to change them. some people even run 35's on 4.56, that works well for a daily driver (MPG) but is a little wimpy offroad and when loaded-down and going up hill.

keep an eye out, we're headed to Utah this year at least once (Comb Ridge area). but you're welcome to come down here and wheel anytime with us too!
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i think the 5.13's would be better for 37's.

for 35's i'd go 4.92 or whatever ratio the JK has that's close to that. but the difference isn't enough to bother paying to change them. some people even run 35's on 4.56, that works well for a daily driver (MPG) but is a little wimpy offroad and when loaded-down and going up hill.

keep an eye out, we're headed to Utah this year at least once (Comb Ridge area). but you're welcome to come down here and wheel anytime with us too!
Wimpy even with the V8 HO?
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I think 4.56 are perfect for 33's.. I'd go 4.88 as well.

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Wimpy even with the V8 HO?
ok maybe wimpy was too strong of a word... but not ideal
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