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Unread 10-21-2012, 05:12 PM   #16
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UPDATE
This upcoming week I'm going to work on shaving the ring gear down on the 14 bolt. Can't weld the bottom plate until I check the clearances in between..
Also planing on building a truss. Planing on something low profile.

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Unread 10-30-2012, 09:11 PM   #17
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Went on vacation, hurricane ruined it. Hopefully I will have the 14 bolt shave done this weekend.
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Unread 10-30-2012, 09:26 PM   #18
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Your jeep will be sick when its done but it will be way over built for Michigan wheeling lol.

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Unread 10-30-2012, 10:29 PM   #19
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Your jeep will be sick when its done but it will be way over built for Michigan wheeling lol.

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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:49 PM   #20
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Obviously doesn't get out much !
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Unread 10-31-2012, 06:50 PM   #21
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Obviously doesn't get out much !
I get out plenty lol.

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Unread 10-31-2012, 07:07 PM   #22
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good luck on the build i posted ur build in my jeep club face book page to help the younger guys as in younger in building but great job reall y and keep up the pics ur helping out a lot of jeeps out there thanks
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Unread 11-02-2012, 10:24 PM   #23
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good luck on the build i posted ur build in my jeep club face book page to help the younger guys as in younger in building but great job reall y and keep up the pics ur helping out a lot of jeeps out there thanks
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Unread 11-03-2012, 06:56 AM   #24
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Looking good,I gather your a welder and a machinist!
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Unread 11-08-2012, 08:36 PM   #25
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Did some work on the 14 bolt
-Cut out and tacked out part of truss
-tacked on shave cover
-had the ring gear turned down, don't have a picture of it yet though. Ill take some to show clearances.















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Unread 11-08-2012, 08:39 PM   #26
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Looking good,I gather your a welder and a machinist!
I am a machinist, and I am definitely learning to weld better, but I do want to say welding is not really part of my job often, more of a hobby.
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Unread 11-09-2012, 07:16 AM   #27
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Weld your tube's to the center section, keeps them form spitting the factory plug welds, yes even with a truss trust me.

Build looks good keep at it.

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Unread 11-09-2012, 11:02 AM   #28
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Subscribed....Looks like a lot of work...Good job.....
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Unread 11-09-2012, 11:14 PM   #29
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Shaved gears/ checking clearances in housing


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Unread 11-16-2012, 11:31 PM   #30
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The truss is on and the plates are welded.




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