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Unread 05-13-2015, 02:54 AM   #1
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Frankenstein Street Queen

Ok. Plan is to take the best of CJ, YJ, and JK and put them all together with a GM drivetrain. This is Street Queen Jeep build. Meaning, it will be tough enough to handle any off road adventure, however it will not be scraped over rocks. Will keep most recent photo here. Locating frame to begin welds asap. Budget is $15k. Donor YJ already found.

This will be a Church build for use with Youth outreach.

Anyone who wants to contribute to the recipe, I will gladly consider their input.

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Unread 05-13-2015, 02:45 PM   #2
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Good plan, Good luck guys!
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Unread 05-13-2015, 04:04 PM   #3
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Thanks. Here is the recipe so far. Will keep this edited if plans change. Feel free to suggest brands.

Frame: Front tube shock mounts. Rear no pocket shock mounts. 350 MM with Browndog MML. Drill/tap rails for c-clamps. Custom transmission crossmember, w/ torque bar for tcase. Custom rear cross member for fuel cell, with custom skid plate. External fuel pump, with internal sending unit. Fuel relay tied into OPT. Cage frame tie-in's.

Drivetrain: Chevy 350 sbc roller tbi. Lakewood BH. LUK clutch. SM465 with snapring upgrade. NP205 married. Tom woods DS (f/r).

Axles/Suspension: f250 44 front, 60 resr with RSE Bombshell kit on 44. SOA. High Steer Kit. RCV CV Front Axles. Front Detroit E-Locker. Rear Detroit Locker. Warn Hubs. Rear Disc Conversion. 4.88 Gears. 35x10.5 Tires, Black Wheels. 2" RE Lift.

Steering: Durango Box. HF Pump. GM Tilt Column reinforced. Borgeson Shaft. NRG Quick Release and Wheel.

Interior: Corbeau Moab Seats. Safari Rear. Monstaliner tub. Sport roll bar, w/ family 90's, and KOZ cage. Boat heater. DD Flat Dash w/ Phantom Guages. OTRATTW Rocker switches. CB and HD Radio. Amp on firewall. Sub/Box inside rear seat cushion. 4 point harness. Ford Nav Mirror. Tailgate security.

Exterior: Zinc prime. Por15 underbody/firewall. Gas fill relocate, tj. CJ tailgate swap w/ custom exterior latch. custom TJ grill to YJ grill mix. JK HUD lights w/ inverted bezel. CJ LED taillight conversion. Metalcloack fenders and rocker and corner armor.

Accessories: Dual Battery. Air compressor. Water sump pump. Air horn. Light Bar, bumper, reverse, crawl, and internal lights.
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Unread 05-14-2015, 08:46 AM   #4
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in for the sub

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Unread 05-14-2015, 10:29 AM   #5
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Subbed- I love builds like these.
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Unread 05-16-2015, 03:49 PM   #6
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I'm excited to see the build. More excited to see how you use it
Pretty awesome to see a jeep being built for the Kingdom.
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Unread 05-16-2015, 05:07 PM   #7
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I'm excited to see the build. More excited to see how you use it Pretty awesome to see a jeep being built for the Kingdom.
Best reason to do it!
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Unread 05-16-2015, 08:38 PM   #8
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Best reason to do it!
No doubt my friend. Kind of switch off between reading on this site and another. At least i'll have some motivation to come back and keep reading
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Unread 05-22-2015, 03:41 AM   #9
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Got the frame. Need to get it up on the saw horses to get it sanded down and ready for welding fun
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Unread 05-26-2015, 02:52 AM   #10
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Picked up a 14b to have on hand in case convinced to use it with a d60
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