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post #196 of 389 Old 05-07-2011, 03:07 PM Thread Starter
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holy hell! Can you say "beast"?

That thing is nuts, thats a TON of engine for not very much jeep, congrats on getting it driving, haha.
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ERRRRMMM.... Yeah... I just skeeted my self from the vid..... Congrats!
Thanks guys I can't wait to get this thing going for sure.

Looks like I've got some work to do tomorrow, thanks mudpuppy_n_jeep!!




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post #197 of 389 Old 05-07-2011, 05:25 PM
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VRRRRROOOOOOOOOOM!

You should stop-by, have a brewski & we'll yap about a 4 link and wheelbase stretch for you.
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post #198 of 389 Old 05-12-2011, 06:26 AM Thread Starter
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Joe you better believe I will. I'll give you a call this weekend for sure.




I need opinions, what do you guys think?

http://autometer.com/cat_gaugedetail...id=3708&sid=16


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post #199 of 389 Old 05-17-2011, 07:05 PM
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Joe you better believe I will. I'll give you a call this weekend for sure.




I need opinions, what do you guys think?

http://autometer.com/cat_gaugedetail...id=3708&sid=16

I love those gauges. One of the guys on IFSJA did a custom gauge cluster in his waggy or truck with em, and it came out great.

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post #200 of 389 Old 05-17-2011, 10:37 PM Thread Starter
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I'm definitely sold on that style. I haven't settled on a dial color yet, but I love the combo of the 4 plus the mph + rpm on the other.

I made a thread in the CJ section about dash ideas,

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f8/dash-ideas-1213396/

Here's my elaborate Auto CAD design of what I'm thinking of



I didn't think about the heater ducting behind where I want to put my 3 radios, so I think I'm going to need a center console to house all of those. And just leave the dash blank with no radios visible.

What do you all think?




Edit: adding a few links here for future reference

http://www.ultimateyota.com/smf/index.php?topic=6315.0
http://www.esterline.com/interfacete...witchMVLS.aspx
https://sites.google.com/site/double.../jeep-cj-dashs

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post #201 of 389 Old 05-18-2011, 01:21 AM
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sweet, build, cool to see it all together.
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post #202 of 389 Old 05-18-2011, 05:57 AM
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Nothing to see here, Just whoring up some JeepForum server space.







Nice
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post #203 of 389 Old 05-18-2011, 06:32 AM Thread Starter
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Nice
I grew up in West Chester, right off Hamilton-Mason and Lesourdsville. My dad still lives on Smith Rd near the Kroger on 747.

I kinda miss it Wasn't as crowded as all of these Navy towns.

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Yep, Moved here from westerhills four years ago. I'm over by tylersville and lesourdsville. Green Grass!
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post #205 of 389 Old 05-19-2011, 04:36 AM
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How's it running Andy?

Are you driving it daily?

1978 Cherokee, TBI 360/T400/QT...6.0/6L80/NP241C in the works...
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post #206 of 389 Old 05-19-2011, 06:00 AM Thread Starter
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Dave, I wish. Honestly I'm still pretty far from daily driving it. I still need to do lots of crap.

First priority is to hook up some gauges (water and oil) so I can make sure the motor is healthy.
Second step is to extend the rear wheelbase, install 1 piece shafts, and order a drive shaft.
Third step is to build the exhaust so I don't get pulled over every 3 seconds

After that I think I could safely daily drive it, But very soon on the list would probably be re-gear the axles, install a CB and a 2 meter radio, followed by a CD player and speakers. This may involve either a center console build or a dash build. There are so many little trivial things that I want to buy after I get it driving, I don't think I even remember them all.

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post #207 of 389 Old 05-21-2011, 02:46 PM Thread Starter
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Just put one of these on order

http://www.rockhard4x4parts.com/cart...hp?prod=RH4007

I have been really slacking with my build sheet in post 1.

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post #208 of 389 Old 05-21-2011, 02:59 PM
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still lookin good, cant wait to see more progress. this thing is gonna be a beast. Well, it already is, haha.

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Dave, I wish. Honestly I'm still pretty far from daily driving it. I still need to do lots of crap.

First priority is to hook up some gauges (water and oil) so I can make sure the motor is healthy.
Second step is to extend the rear wheelbase, install 1 piece shafts, and order a drive shaft.
Third step is to build the exhaust so I don't get pulled over every 3 seconds

After that I think I could safely daily drive it, But very soon on the list would probably be re-gear the axles, install a CB and a 2 meter radio, followed by a CD player and speakers. This may involve either a center console build or a dash build. There are so many little trivial things that I want to buy after I get it driving, I don't think I even remember them all.

It sounds like my build....hurry up and slow down! Oh well, just keeping plugging away

1978 Cherokee, TBI 360/T400/QT...6.0/6L80/NP241C in the works...
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http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=250688267042&viewitem=#vi-content

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http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/18x9-...Q5fAccessories

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http://www.summitracing.com/parts/MTT-5281/

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Somebody hide my credit card from me

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