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post #166 of 403 Old 10-07-2013, 05:54 PM Thread Starter
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Fordyce was awesome. Not for the faint of heart or the weak. Makes the rubicon look like a sissy trail


Went all the way to winch hill 3. Rock zombies were there causing a log jam so we turned back around and came out committee. Got a puncture in my driver rear crappy tire and plugged it at wh1. Plug came out near wh3 and I wheeled about a half mile on it while it was flat. Changed it and wheeled out. Water was real low. Around 50cfm. Commitee crossing is wide and a little deep. Would be really sketchy at higher flow. Didnt get pics really. Was alone till wh1. Then met up with a group and tagged along. One guy had a nice 73. Gmc truck cab on a blazer frame with 42s. Was doved front and rear around 20inches. He let me use some of his gas wich was nice as I wasnt sure how much I needed to get back to camp.




I did take some pics at sunrise hill. Right before the first water crossing










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post #167 of 403 Old 10-07-2013, 06:00 PM
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I'm so jealous of you. How/where did you get those wheels!!!

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I'm so jealous of you. How/where did you get those wheels!!!
Those wheels are old news now I found em by accident on Craigslist. Was searching for some other crap and stumbled upon them. Called the guy and drove the 1 1/2 hrs to his place that next morning. got all 4 for $200

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Those wheels are old news now I found em by accident on Craigslist. Was searching for some other crap and stumbled upon them. Called the guy and drove the 1 1/2 hrs to his place that next morning. got all 4 for $200
Bastard.

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Finally got my passenger side arm to to high steer. My tierod will be happy. It was frowning pretty bad. Whipped up a mount for my steering stabilizer that will also accomidate hydro assist when it gets done here soon.










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post #171 of 403 Old 10-16-2013, 09:35 AM
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So sexy.. Mas pantolones porfavor
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For those who are interested. This is the sidewall thickness on the 37in MT


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For those who are interested. This is the sidewall thickness on the 37in MT
Not bad not bad

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Made some rockrings.

Who the heck makes rock rings and doesnt buy em? Chris... thats who.






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Made some rockrings. Who the heck makes rock rings and doesnt buy em? Chris... thats who.
Looks beef man!! I wish it was cheaper to do aluminum rims like that. Mine are gouged pretty good

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How much did you originally pay for this jeep?? Looks great!!
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How much did you originally pay for this jeep?? Looks great!!
$3500

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you got any old photos of the TJ grill install, every where i have looked it looks like a pan to swap.
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post #180 of 403 Old 10-18-2013, 04:54 PM Thread Starter
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you got any old photos of the TJ grill install, every where i have looked it looks like a pan to swap.
Not really. It only took me about an hour, and was so simple I didnt take pics.


My radiator bolted up to the tj grill.
I cut the grill support bar brackets off the yj grill and welded them on the tj grill.
Bottom bolt worked fine with tj grill in hole on frame.

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