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Unread 09-17-2012, 07:42 AM   #76
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Nice work so far! I hope to have a Comanche some day.

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Unread 09-17-2012, 08:43 AM   #77
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I'm curious to see how this turns out, be sure to keep us posted with pictures. Also, good find!
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Unread 09-17-2012, 11:15 AM   #78
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Nice work so far! I hope to have a Comanche some day.
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I'm curious to see how this turns out, be sure to keep us posted with pictures. Also, good find!
Thanks! and will keep em coming
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Unread 09-17-2012, 09:34 PM   #79
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Got some of the sanding done today. This is probably the first time this truck as been white in a long time Got it all ready for primer. But first going to get the hinges and crack in the frame fixed this weekend then will be getting to the paint.





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Unread 09-18-2012, 08:40 PM   #80
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Got some work on the hinges done today. Also primed some of the body panels. Had a little issue when working on the hinges. One of the holes that I tapped had a bur. I locked up the bolt and snapped the head off. Broke out the blue wrench and the WD40, and might have started a little fire nothing bad just made a lot of smoke lol.











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Unread 09-18-2012, 09:59 PM   #81
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Very nice. I'm lovin' this build
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Unread 09-18-2012, 10:00 PM   #82
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Very nice. I'm lovin' this build
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Unread 09-19-2012, 08:56 AM   #83
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almost bought a commanche once it was 4x4 but it had the lame 2.5 4 banger in it and at the time i had like 5 cherokees i was either stripping building or in the process of shredding to pieces in the woods...wife ultimately said no and before i could sneak off to dudes house with 600$ the truck had been sold...lol...great work...check out my newest build..."Special Delivery"
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Unread 09-19-2012, 02:43 PM   #84
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Thanks man! just check it out. That will be one Badass DJ!!
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Unread 09-20-2012, 12:26 AM   #85
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Looking good so far!!
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Unread 09-20-2012, 07:03 AM   #86
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Unread 09-24-2012, 04:45 PM   #87
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Steering brace frame plates came in today. Now just need to get it over to my buddy's shop so I can get the crack fixed and these installed. been a little busy lately so haven't got to the manche in a few days. still need to work out the doors. Ive got the top hinge on both sides done just need to do the bottom and then get them all aligned up.



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Unread 10-04-2012, 08:53 PM   #88
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Got some work on the bed done today. Mainly just scraping the "Sportruck" decal off the sides so I can paint it. I also was able to get one of the fenders trimmed. Was just able to get that one side done before my last cut wheel gave out. (good thing for safety glasses ) did think it was pretty cool that since the PO for some reason painted part of the bed black that when I scrapped the vinyl off the "Sportruck" was still there lol



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Unread 10-06-2012, 04:38 PM   #89
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Got the bed pretty much ready for paint today. Will prime it sometime this week but will probably won't color for a little while.





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Unread 10-06-2012, 08:04 PM   #90
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Got the first 2 coats of primer on before I finished for today. This is probably how it will sit for a little while. Next main thing is the fuel pump assembly. Will be ordering the adapter rings early next week after I get the gears done on my Cherokee.





Took the 35" spare from my cherokee and rolled it under the bed's fender well to see what it looked like. About 3" too tall but I think it looks good!
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