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Unread 02-09-2013, 05:16 PM   #2506
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I had to do it before Matt did.
We can start calling yours "Bumblebee."

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Unread 02-09-2013, 05:17 PM   #2507
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Seriously though, I think it is going to look pretty sharp with the black on the hood.
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Unread 02-09-2013, 05:23 PM   #2508
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I thought I might have helped jump start that decision. Lol. You're welcome!
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Unread 02-09-2013, 05:43 PM   #2509
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I thought I might have helped jump start that decision. Lol. You're welcome!
Our hallway talk did motivate me to make a decision. You can do the hood vents.....with all that drilling.
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Unread 02-10-2013, 01:13 AM   #2510
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Looks good Jeff. Miss wheeling and all of the action shots to be honest. Keep it cool, I know you know how. Forgive the few beers if this is odd. Hahahahahah
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Unread 02-10-2013, 08:54 AM   #2511
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Think I'll pass...drilling for the snorkel will be more than enough for me.
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Unread 02-10-2013, 05:53 PM   #2512
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Looks good Jeff. Miss wheeling and all of the action shots to be honest. Keep it cool, I know you know how. Forgive the few beers if this is odd. Hahahahahah
I miss wheeling and all the action shots too...even though I'm not usually in the action shots, but behind the camera. I'll see if I can change that within the next 30 days.
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Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 02-11-2013, 02:38 PM   #2513
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I got my new "Rubicon" decals today....despite the fact that they were advertised as "factory"...they aren't. They are the correct font, but the wrong size. I guess I'll just leave the stock Rubicon stickers right where they are, partially obstructed from view. I'm still waiting on the hood decal....which is coming from a different vendor btw. Hopefully the hood decal is correct.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 02-13-2013, 10:48 AM   #2514
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The very first time I went to the Badlands was with the Jeeps Gone Wild Club, I was addicted from that day on. Jeeps Gone Wild turned into Jeeps Going Wild, due to club changes, and many Indiana members formed IndyORV at that time as well. As of today Jeeps Going Wild is no more. Many of the members are MIA, moved away, or left wheeling all together. We had our own club section here on JF, but it's all but dead, so I have asked that it be removed. Oh well, things change I guess.
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Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 02-13-2013, 10:51 AM   #2515
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Im willing to join up on the Indiana side, I can get a few other Indiana Jeeper!
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Unread 02-13-2013, 10:56 AM   #2516
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Im willing to join up on the Indiana side, I can get a few other Indiana Jeeper!
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I've done thrown in the towel....when I hang on the Indy side, I'll just hang with IndyORV. I'd have given up the JGW thing a long time ago, if I were closer to the IndyORV guys.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 02-15-2013, 03:37 PM   #2517
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My hood "black out" decal came today. I watched the install video, seems easy enough. I don't know when I'll get around to it, but I think it'll look pretty good, so long as I don't screw it up.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 02-15-2013, 03:48 PM   #2518
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Screw it up so you can order a real hood louver. You'll gain 15hp and 5 MPGs, I swear.
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Unread 02-15-2013, 03:50 PM   #2519
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Screw it up so you can order a real hood louver. You'll gain 15hp and 5 MPGs, I swear.
If I like the blackout, I may eventually do the louvers, time will tell.
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Golden Spike, Gold Bar Rim, Hell's Revenge (2), Baby Lion Back, Cliff Hanger, Moab Rim, Kane Creek Canyon, Strike Ravine

Shortcuts to key points in my build: MTRk's OME 2" HD Lift Antirock Skidrow steering box & radiator skids LoD rear bumper
Rokmen Mercenary bumper w/Superwinch Rokmen sliders Skidrow engine skid Rampage Top CB set up
Custom trunk Rokmen 1" Billet spacers JJ track bar Rokmen Adjustable Control Arms Currectlync Steering
Rokmen Trail Corners Metalcloak Overlines Kentrol Hood Latches JK Turn Signals Xenon 4" Flat Flares Hood Decal Duratracs
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Unread 02-15-2013, 04:48 PM   #2520
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If I like the blackout, I may eventually do the louvers, time will tell.
Is it like the mountain edition blackout decal?
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