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G2 Disc Brake Conversion Kit for Jeep Wrangler YJ TJ LJ ChSPARTAN LOCKERS are on sale BIG TIME at ROCKRIDGE 4WD!ZONE 4.25" combo lift for TJ available at Rockridge4w

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Unread 11-01-2009, 05:59 PM   #31
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I am not a member but would like to get involved with it when i get mine done. I have been up there several times and know a couple of people.

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Unread 11-01-2009, 06:59 PM   #32
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Decided to take the day off from working on the jeep but instead of letting it be a total waste I got the battery tray and fuse block mount sand basted. I guess any progress is better than none
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Unread 11-01-2009, 08:43 PM   #33
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Decided to take the day off from working on the jeep but instead of letting it be a total waste I got the battery tray and fuse block mount sand basted. I guess any progress is better than none
Yeah a break is required from time to time, Even God rested.
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Unread 11-01-2009, 09:12 PM   #34
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I know this is off topic but wanted to get this answer to you. On your post you should be able to click edit, then go advance and from there change the name of the thread. If that does not work for you I am sure the forum moderator can change it for you.
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Unread 11-02-2009, 07:07 PM   #35
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Ok thanks for the help
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Unread 11-02-2009, 08:29 PM   #36
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Alright forgot to mention we also broke all the body mount bolts loose the other night except for one that was froze up. We soaked it for a couple of days and our worst fear came true, it had to be cut out. Luckily it was the one underneath the gas and brake pedals so we could reach up top and break away the nut holder. Tonite we got that bolt out and painted a front axle i picked up off craigslist with 4.10 gears in it. We also removed the other front axle and have to will have to break out the torches tommorow to get the leaf spring bolt out wich is also frozen in Here are some pics


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Unread 11-03-2009, 08:37 AM   #37
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Looking good guys. We had a great time in Crozet last weekend. Can't wait for you to get that rig done so we can get you guys on some rocks. Give me a call if you need a hand.

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Unread 11-03-2009, 08:36 PM   #38
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Had to start off with the nasty work tonight. The bolts that were stuck in the leaf spring sleeves wouldnt come out even being heated so we had to cut them

Thanks to devers or as we know him Dave we were able to move along, he had a extra set of bolts. He even came over and gave us a hand in setting the front axle in place and getting it buttoned up

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Unread 11-04-2009, 06:54 AM   #39
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Lookin really good guys!

I'm looking forward to seeing it in person, that's almost exactly how I want mine to end up someday. Give me a shout if you need a hand or some parts, I'm local too.
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Unread 11-04-2009, 06:23 PM   #40
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Nice! You guys are moving right along on this build. I'm right up the road too. This thread is almost like a family reunion.. Dave, Matt...

Hey, if you get to the point where you need any CNC Plasma cutting done (brackets, tabs,.. whatever), give me a shout. I've got a small 4'x4' table in the shop.

Definately have to follow this build along
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Unread 11-04-2009, 09:10 PM   #41
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I appreciate all of the comments and enthusiasm to help. Tonight the smittybilt xrc rock sliders came in and I must say they fit up nicely with the tube fenders after a little altering



We also got the lift on the rear, still has the dana in until i get my sye and driveshaft

all in all it was another good night we managed to have all the tools on the floor just like every other night
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Unread 11-04-2009, 10:04 PM   #42
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good looking progress there man! loving the tube fenders and armor!
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Unread 11-05-2009, 01:13 PM   #43
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this thing looks great. shes gonna be perrrty wen shes all finished im lookin at those flat fenders too. my only concern is getting the paint to match. looks awesome though. maybe i missed it but what lift did you buy?
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Unread 11-05-2009, 03:57 PM   #44
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I got a bds 3.5 m.o.r.e 5/8 shackles and 1 inch daystar body lift
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Unread 11-05-2009, 07:34 PM   #45
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My wheels came in today so should have tires mounted tomorrow and let this thing stand on it's own feet again.
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