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Unread 08-02-2013, 06:13 PM   #121
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Everything is welded now, just need to mount the shocks and work out the exhaust.





Cool shot of him TIGing the links



Uppers





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Unread 08-03-2013, 10:42 PM   #122
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JKS 1" MMl and 1.25" BL ordered and will be here Thursday. Guess I would need em for the TT at some point anyway
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Unread 08-04-2013, 05:56 PM   #123
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Picked up some shock hoops from a buddy and got a rear JK antirock for free We will see if i can make something work.






And no, I am not welding the important stuff with the Handler 120, my welder brings his big 220
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Unread 08-07-2013, 11:05 PM   #124
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Started the body lift today, only got halfway, before I got pissed and left it.

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Unread 08-08-2013, 06:24 AM   #125
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What got your tied up
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Unread 08-08-2013, 07:00 AM   #126
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What got your tied up
The body tie in on my rock sliders, so I had to trim them and there too far for a grinder. So I busted out the sawzalls and it took forever and I was tired so ill finish it and the MML today.
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Unread 08-08-2013, 09:55 PM   #127
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The body tie in on my rock sliders, so I had to trim them and there too far for a grinder. So I busted out the sawzalls and it took forever and I was tired so ill finish it and the MML today.
Figured it all out, BL and MML done. Tomorrow shock mounts. And then exhaust, then I'm done...... Or until I remember something I forgot
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Unread 08-08-2013, 11:44 PM   #128
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Figured it all out, BL and MML done. Tomorrow shock mounts. And then exhaust, then I'm done...... Or until I remember something I forgot
Bout ******* time
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Unread 08-09-2013, 06:51 PM   #129
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One side done.




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Unread 08-10-2013, 11:48 PM   #130
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Just put in about 12 hours on the jeep. ****ing exhausted. That is all
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Unread 08-11-2013, 12:52 AM   #131
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Just put in about 12 hours on the jeep. ****ing exhausted. That is all
What is opv
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Unread 08-11-2013, 10:17 AM   #132
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What is opv
No idea, I did that few years back and I haven't changed it
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Unread 08-11-2013, 10:39 PM   #133
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All done, except exhaust, and mounting my resis.




My buddies Willys, small block Chevy on 34"s



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Working hard(ish)



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Mounted up



Cool welding pic

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Unread 08-12-2013, 04:32 PM   #134
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Its all coming together nicely
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Unread 08-12-2013, 04:34 PM   #135
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Its all coming together nicely
Still sitting in the garage.....
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