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post #76 of 86 Old 09-01-2010, 11:02 AM Thread Starter
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Im at a crossroad with the leaf springs. 8 pack of the RE 5.5 pack is pretty much flex proof. I have 7.5 inch coils in the front with that back in the back and it sits perfectly even. I dont really want to go any higher but I guess adding shackles would help a lot but would give me a little more lift. Anyone know any shackles that wont raise it much but would deff help with the rear flex?


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post #77 of 86 Old 09-01-2010, 11:03 AM Thread Starter
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btw, next picture updates gunna be a great one. Protofab front bumper and very nice steel rear bumper + long arms Gotta clean it up a little bit and ill snap some

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post #78 of 86 Old 09-01-2010, 11:07 AM
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do the shackle relocation brackets. they will give your jeep alot more flex in the back. i think its HD engineering that makes them.

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post #79 of 86 Old 09-01-2010, 01:44 PM
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Yeah, and I have heard the revolver shackles allows for alot of flex, however i do know they can be pricey. Not sure how much they would lift it though.

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post #80 of 86 Old 09-09-2010, 11:02 AM Thread Starter
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Got the front bumper and long arms on Ill get better pictures as soon as everything is tip top and done
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post #81 of 86 Old 10-21-2010, 10:32 PM
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nice cup holder

hit it with a hammer
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f22/w.../#post10031031 -1UMF a really slow build. bruised and never left the street
WTB: rear bumper/tire carrier,31" tires,armor
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post #82 of 86 Old 10-22-2010, 09:28 AM
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your jeep has come along way in a short time!

i love the red, and the tire choice!

keep it up!

glad to see some rigs still get beat on, used properly if you ask me!

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post #83 of 86 Old 10-22-2010, 01:33 PM
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I heard cutting out the front hangers and welding in sliders doesnt add more than about 1/4''( I'm sure with propper planing that can be taken care of) and makes leaves flex a tun more.
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post #84 of 86 Old 10-26-2010, 06:06 PM Thread Starter
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Heres the front bumper, Reinstalling the RR steering hopefully by this weekend and a new adj trackbar. Itll finally and hopefully be fixed after this. Also gunna sand down the rhino lining near where surface rust in coming threw on the rocker -_- and reapplying the liner
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post #85 of 86 Old 03-25-2011, 07:50 AM
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thats an awesome visor hahahahaha

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post #86 of 86 Old 03-28-2011, 08:32 AM
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awesome build .
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