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Unread 07-01-2012, 06:10 PM   #76
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I like the grill treatment....that would sure take care of all the scars on my grill. Hmm.

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Unread 07-01-2012, 07:37 PM   #77
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Cage looks a little weak there dude. :sarcasm:

Looking real good though.
Does this cage look any better.


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I like the grill treatment....that would sure take care of all the scars on my grill. Hmm.
If your going to do it. make sure you do it after you do all your modifications. The welder ruined parts of it when I installed the inter-cooler brackets. But o well, I only bought the grill for $40.
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Unread 07-02-2012, 07:32 AM   #78
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Does this cage look any better.
That's way better.
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Unread 07-29-2012, 12:25 AM   #79
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Finished my spare tire carrier up.


Got it as close as I could to the tub.




Then the winch plate was welded in and I made some upper plates to finish it off.



Then my GF wanted some time behind the torch, so I let her.
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Unread 07-29-2012, 03:09 PM   #80
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Chopped down the rear frame, moved the x member under the tub, and mounted the rear suck down winch.


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Unread 07-29-2012, 10:24 PM   #81
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Awesome build.. Will be watching closely..
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Unread 07-29-2012, 10:38 PM   #82
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wow that is awesome work! amazing stuff!
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Unread 07-29-2012, 11:16 PM   #83
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Subbed. Man, how much will you have in this thing? I wish I was able to do this, but it'd have to be a salvage too. Couldn't do it to my TJ.
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Unread 07-30-2012, 03:43 AM   #84
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Subbed. Man, how much will you have in this thing? I wish I was able to do this, but it'd have to be a salvage too. Couldn't do it to my TJ.
I started with a 21K budget. But is is way over that now!!
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Unread 07-30-2012, 01:20 PM   #85
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Awesome build so far. Don't know how I missed it
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Unread 07-30-2012, 05:25 PM   #86
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Impressive build, will keep an eye on this one. Keep up the good work!
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Unread 08-03-2012, 06:54 PM   #87
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Your Jeep is sick! And making me contemplate my own build plans. Subscribed!
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Unread 08-05-2012, 07:58 PM   #88
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Completed the grill mounts, hi lined the hoop and did the front radiator hoop.




Then I moved on to the steering column, I wasnt needing any of the factory crap on there, so I removed it.
Before:

After:

I made a new spacer and I am going to tig it in place, but I ran out of argon today

So then on to the dash:
Took part of the side from the step van. Cut it to the length I need and scored the back of it.


Then I went to town. Jumping on it. pulling it down. And using everything I had.

4 Hrs later I get this:



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Unread 08-05-2012, 08:01 PM   #89
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It's starting to look like a jeep.
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Unread 08-05-2012, 08:05 PM   #90
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It's starting to look like a jeep.
Its slowly getting there. One of these days it will be on the road
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