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Unread 12-18-2012, 06:36 PM   #751
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And you're running 35s?
See below.

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I think he is running 33/10.50.......
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Unread 12-20-2012, 03:50 PM   #752
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Some pics of my bumper where the welds were not so good. I bashed it pretty good on the rocks.





My buddy had a good break.

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Unread 12-20-2012, 04:12 PM   #753
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Some pics of my bumper where the welds were not so good. I bashed it pretty good on the rocks.

My buddy had a good break.

Ouch
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Unread 12-20-2012, 04:20 PM   #754
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Some pics of my bumper where the welds were not so good. I bashed it pretty good on the rocks.

My buddy had a good break.
Looks like its time to make it a stubby bumper
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Unread 12-20-2012, 06:11 PM   #755
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Looks like its time to make it a stubby bumper
This may be the quickest solution. I'll just weld a plate on the end and call it done...after some smoothing and some paint of course.
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Unread 01-17-2013, 04:50 PM   #756
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Greetings from Knoxville, TN.
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Unread 01-17-2013, 04:51 PM   #757
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Oh and here is how my drivers side knuckle looks.
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Unread 01-17-2013, 05:02 PM   #758
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just in time to actually need 4x4... >.<
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Unread 01-17-2013, 05:34 PM   #759
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just in time to actually need 4x4... >.<
So true! All I've done thus far is go down the road to pick up some pizza
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Unread 01-17-2013, 07:21 PM   #760
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We're getting some decent snow here finally, its supposed to be less than 20 F all next week and snow... the local smowmobile clubs are gonna hate me LOL
There's a couple of unmaintained access roads that are fun, and the local mudhole is froze (but its one of those "don't get busted" places)
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Unread 01-18-2013, 02:48 AM   #761
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Crawled all 51 pages, time well spend at the office again lol. Good find on that steering box bracket, might need to look similar one soon if im going to have some problems after waggy leaf stretch. OR Fab cage looking good too, looks familiar somehow
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Unread 01-18-2013, 07:29 AM   #762
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Well I put a new radiator in today and snapped a few pics of the steering.


I checked out the steering shaft and it's pretty far extended. It would not hurt for me to get a longer one. I forgot that the 1" body lift stretched it out a decent amount initially. It still seems to be fine but a new one would be nice.
Stretched my new OEM steering shaft by 3" using the old outershaft... 1" BL and the PM steering box relocator..
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Unread 01-18-2013, 02:22 PM   #763
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all it did here was rain lol, my buddy was in knox and was sending me pictures rubbing it in.
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Unread 01-18-2013, 04:15 PM   #764
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Crawled all 51 pages, time well spend at the office again lol. Good find on that steering box bracket, might need to look similar one soon if im going to have some problems after waggy leaf stretch. OR Fab cage looking good too, looks familiar somehow
That bracket is pretty nice but you'll also need to extend the steering shaft if you have a 1" BL.

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We're getting some decent snow here finally, its supposed to be less than 20 F all next week and snow... the local smowmobile clubs are gonna hate me LOL
There's a couple of unmaintained access roads that are fun, and the local mudhole is froze (but its one of those "don't get busted" places)
Sounds like a blast. Snow is very rare for me so I'm excited when it happens.

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Stretched my new OEM steering shaft by 3" using the old outershaft... 1" BL and the PM steering box relocator..
I am going to do this. Should be a good test for my 115 Farmhand welder. I also need an old outer shaft.

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all it did here was rain lol, my buddy was in knox and was sending me pictures rubbing it in.
It came on pretty quickly and stuck around for a couple hours. But when it snowed it was heavy and wet. Our local utility had about 60,000 customers out yesterday.
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Unread 01-18-2013, 04:30 PM   #765
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Well I found out the welder I was given is a Farmhand 115V MIG. I did some searching and it doesn't seem to be that great. Then again, I can't complain because I didn't pay for it. I actually tacked the upper and lower ball joints in this afternoon with it and it didn't do that great. I may need to just practice and give it some TLC. I do not plan on using it for 1/4" material as it appears to only be for smaller stuff.
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