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post #241 of 402 Old 02-25-2012, 04:30 PM Thread Starter
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That should be a sweet setup. Make sure to do a build thread!


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post #242 of 402 Old 02-25-2012, 08:08 PM
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been taking a few pictures just gotta start getting them together and downloaded before i forget what ive done. this is just a poser shot with the 37" mtr's on it stock.
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post #243 of 402 Old 02-25-2012, 09:27 PM Thread Starter
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Love that color

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post #244 of 402 Old 02-25-2012, 09:40 PM
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Love that color
Me toooooze!
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post #245 of 402 Old 02-25-2012, 09:52 PM Thread Starter
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It's my favorite for sure. You know, I'd like to get my corner guards and the backing plate on the sliders powdercoated to match, but it costs too much. And the bruised black and blue has really grown on me. My Jeep and I match most of the time too

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post #246 of 402 Old 02-26-2012, 09:41 PM
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UPDATE!! lol

my dual sport build http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/project-bumptastic-947070/
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post #247 of 402 Old 02-26-2012, 09:48 PM Thread Starter
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You probably have more pics than I do!

Big day today. Got the JJ kit installed on the 30, and it got a coat of flat black paint. Rear coil buckets were relocated on the frame. And the outboard kit was installed. Don't have the 7100s in yet though, gotta get a couple shims to make them fit in the mounts.

Coil bucket cut off


Coil bucket relocated, with outboarded shock tower next to it.


HP30 all painted up with nice new Johnny Joints. You can also see the gussets on the C's.

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post #248 of 402 Old 02-26-2012, 09:51 PM Thread Starter
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So relocating the rear springs made a HUGE difference in how the Jeep handles. It's much more stable and flat in corners, and it feels a lot more planted. Not as much body roll either.

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post #249 of 402 Old 02-26-2012, 10:20 PM
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some mock up

my dual sport build http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/project-bumptastic-947070/
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post #250 of 402 Old 03-09-2012, 04:13 AM Thread Starter
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Got the Bilstein 7100s in today. They're a bit stiff bit we'll see how they do next week in Mojave. Didn't have time to get the rear Prothanes in though.

Also got the front axle in. Huge thank you to Kevin (tjdualsport) for all the help. I can't thank you enough bud!

Pics tomorrow of my resi's zip tied/duct taped in place for now

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post #251 of 402 Old 03-09-2012, 07:50 AM
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post #252 of 402 Old 03-09-2012, 05:17 PM Thread Starter
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Picked up some big hose clamps today to hold the reservoirs down in place (for now, until we fab up some kind of mount.) it may not look the best but they're on there solid.

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post #253 of 402 Old 03-09-2012, 05:46 PM
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post #254 of 402 Old 03-09-2012, 10:19 PM
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no prob on the help, cant wait to get the jeeps out next week. we gotta get you those weld on resi mounts. there cheap and way worth it. ill be at the shop next week welding on the mog and finishing up my junk. if you have time swing by and we can weld em on.

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post #255 of 402 Old 03-10-2012, 12:14 AM Thread Starter
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I'll probably have to wait till after Mojave for those.

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