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post #5026 of 5132 Old 02-28-2013, 08:51 PM
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What's your rating? When is the board?
Same as I was, Machinist Mate


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post #5027 of 5132 Old 02-28-2013, 08:56 PM
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Either of yall ad or both mm?

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post #5028 of 5132 Old 02-28-2013, 09:43 PM
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Either of yall ad or both mm?
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post #5029 of 5132 Old 02-28-2013, 10:37 PM Thread Starter
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So, yet another back half, double adjustable links....And? Anything else to think about?
Maybe matching CO's for the rear, but I'd have to sell the currie coils and the remote res shocks/mounts. Maybe a front half similar to what Mike is doing. I'll just cut the front horns off the frame. Someone wanting to stretch the front could burn it right in. I don't know. I'm spitballing now.

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James you have the some awesome metal skills. Do you think you could just build your own frame and fix things like you need them to be?
Thank you. I'm not going to be making a whole new frame. I don't care enough for all that. But I'll probably finally break down and do some tube work. It's about my only other option aside from getting a new frame and starting over.

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Hope you get to Chief, cant wait to see changes in the pumpkin
Thanks man. Me too.

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James, take a deep breath, think again about selling your Jeep. DON'T do it!! When you get back and rest up you will feel diferent about it. We will help you get it on the trails again. I still want to run some trails with you.
On a side note, we still have to come over to loan Meghan that item we talked about. Give Steven a call, let him know when would be a good time to bring it over.

Howdy
I'll be in touch about that. And even if I get rid of the Jeep, I'll get something else. You bet your *** we are going to wheel together. I love hanging out with you guys.

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What's your rating? When is the board?
I'm an MM1. I'll find out if I am board eligible in April sometime. Then the board will convene in July. It's my first time up. I doubt I'll make it, but I'm holding out a little hope. My evals are awesome, and I'm the top first class in my reserve unit. I made second and first my first time up in the reserves. I'm really hoping that I can do that for chief as well. I'm not such a fan of the thought of going through chiefs induction over there, but I long for the experience. I know you were in at one point, what were you?

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"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

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post #5030 of 5132 Old 03-01-2013, 06:02 AM
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I know you were in at one point, what were you?
CPL in the Army a loooong time ago.

Left the Navy as LCDR. My HMC was awesome. We took care of each other which made it easy to get the mission done & develop the sailors at the same time.

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Your shaft isn't long enough to handle that kind of droop...
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post #5031 of 5132 Old 03-01-2013, 10:31 AM Thread Starter
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CPL in the Army a loooong time ago.

Left the Navy as LCDR. My HMC was awesome. We took care of each other which made it easy to get the mission done & develop the sailors at the same time.
My chief is pretty relaxed, so I pretty much run the show. Having a good OIC to work with is super important to running things properly.

So, if you had an HMC under you, I'll assume you were the SMO? But you are a dentist... so maybe the dental officer? DT's and HM's merged a while back. I don't know how long it's been since you got out, but that could make sense. lol

I love working with a junior sailor and seeing them grow. It is a good feeling seeing them advance, and overcome the challenges that you lay before them.

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Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

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So, if you had an HMC under you, I'll assume you were the SMO? But you are a dentist... so maybe the dental officer? DT's and HM's merged a while back. I don't know how long it's been since you got out, but that could make sense. lol.
The DT rating went bye-bye late 2005 / early 2006. I was on the Board of Directors at a large MTF as Dir Dent Serv. 8 clinics, 32 Dentists (all specialties), 80 sailors, & 30 civilians spread out from Yokosuka to Diego Garcia. The last 4 years I spent either behind a desk or flying somewhere. Thats one of the reasons I left when I did. I did NOT go to school to be a hospital administrator.

Anyway, been on the other side too in the Army. If you're deploying now, keep your head on a swivel & watch your back

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post #5033 of 5132 Old 03-01-2013, 11:46 AM
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What is with all you people who just let your rig sit on jackstands for months on end? I don't get it.
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The DT rating went bye-bye late 2005 / early 2006. I was on the Board of Directors at a large MTF as Dir Dent Serv. 8 clinics, 32 Dentists (all specialties), 80 sailors, & 30 civilians spread out from Yokosuka to Diego Garcia. The last 4 years I spent either behind a desk or flying somewhere. Thats one of the reasons I left when I did. I did NOT go to school to be a hospital administrator.

Anyway, been on the other side too in the Army. If you're deploying now, keep your head on a swivel & watch your back
When I was active I was in Yoko. Beautiful country. I'd go back in a heartbeat if I could. As for the head on a swivel bit, I'm a damned owl in a combat zone. I've seen too much **** to not be. I have to come back in one piece so I can listen to the wife ***** about the Jeep.

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Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

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What is with all you people who just let your rig sit on jackstands for months on end? I don't get it.
By the time I get home, my jeep will have sat for 2.5 years.

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http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f33/?uid=152304

Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

IndyORV- Dick and fart jokes, titties, throttle, flops, beer, tater balls, and good times.
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post #5036 of 5132 Old 03-01-2013, 11:42 PM
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By the time I get home, my jeep will have sat for 2.5 years.
Holy shat you better finish it after a wait like that

Probably sent from under my broken heep

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[QUOTE=Bennettj13;15060316]By the time I get home, my jeep will have sat for 2.5 years.[/QUOT

On the bright side, You are not wearing out the tires.

I waited until I was old enough to afford a Jeep only to find out I still can't afford one.

Now I own two of them.
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By the time I get home, my jeep will have sat for 2.5 years.
On the bright side, You are not wearing out the tires.
They will dry rot! The spare is already flatspotted. From sitting.

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Rear Currie 4" coils - 190 shipped. (They've been sitting in the back of my Jeep for mock up but won't work out for me.)

Hornblasters Shocker S4 horn set with some extras $210 shipped. (It is not OBA, just an accessory for OBA)

"LCOG" isn't cheap and it certainly isn't easy. If you think so, you are doing it wrong. If you aren't willing to put in the effort, don't label your build "LCOG". You are just a cheap ******bag.

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They will dry rot! The spare is already flatspotted. From sitting.
I feel that it is my duty to offer to run them for you. Just trying to help a brutha out.
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Jimmy look....

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Trimmed the bracket to fit snug around the fuel pump adapter.
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