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Unread 07-26-2012, 10:05 PM   #76
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sandblasting probably

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Unread 07-28-2012, 11:55 PM   #77
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Sanded and primed my valve covers and oil pan.

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Pics of them primed tomorrow after they dry.
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Unread 07-29-2012, 01:21 AM   #78
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i ordered a gasket set today so i can start and put my 304 back together which means i will just be that much closer to running it!!!!
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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 07-29-2012, 07:21 AM   #79
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Looking good Trent. That's a ton of wire-wheeling! Looking forward to seeing your parts painted.
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Unread 07-29-2012, 09:07 AM   #80
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Looking good Trent. That's a ton of wire-wheeling! Looking forward to seeing your parts painted.
I actually took the wire wheel to it and got the grease off then toon sandpaper and got everything else off. Pain in the *** but it's worth it.
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Unread 07-29-2012, 09:45 AM   #81
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Here is what they look like primed ready for paint.

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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 07-29-2012, 09:46 AM   #82
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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 07-30-2012, 09:01 AM   #83
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Those primed pieces look mint. I'm always jealous of other jeepers my age who can do a ground-up build. Keep up the nice work, I wanna see some welding..
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Unread 07-30-2012, 09:11 AM   #84
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Those primed pieces look mint. I'm always jealous of other jeepers my age who can do a ground-up build. Keep up the nice work, I wanna see some welding..
Thank for the compliment.
After aug6th I will be getting some 2 inch square tube and I will be building my own spare tire carrier with jack mount and jerry can holder.
Also about that time I will be welding up some tube doors for my Jk.
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Unread 07-30-2012, 02:08 PM   #85
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All that primer looks familiar

I'm glad I'm done with that for now. Looks great man! When you get that sand blaster up and going, you'll never want to touch sand paper again!
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Unread 07-30-2012, 02:14 PM   #86
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All that primer looks familiar

I'm glad I'm done with that for now. Looks great man! When you get that sand blaster up and going, you'll never want to touch sand paper again!
Ya I know sand paper sucks ***
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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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Unread 07-30-2012, 06:52 PM   #87
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got engine paint today as close to original color as i could find. i will paint oil pan and valve covers later tonight. but for now homework
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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

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Unread 07-30-2012, 07:02 PM   #88
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Well done Trent. Except for the dings, your parts look brand-spanking new!!
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Unread 07-30-2012, 07:07 PM   #89
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thanks. a lot of work went into those three pieces. not really looking forward to the block (greasy as hell) but i want it done right.
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Unread 07-30-2012, 09:57 PM   #90
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Today I got engine paint. I had to scratch up my beautiful primer job for the paint and on the valve covers I put on vinyl stickers of amc 304 then painted over them. Her are some pics of my work.

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1976ish cj5 304 t18 d20 2.5" lift

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2009 JK 4 door 2.5" lift 35" tires custom bumpers mile marker 9500# winch
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