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post #136 of 995 Old 01-29-2013, 03:46 AM Thread Starter
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Ok so like hunting season is bout up...so time to get back on it...in the last couple days have gotten ram and orbital mounted and one of the soft door frames made up...now to find someone to canvas and plasti-window them...have decided on a "klune V underdrive" to be the solution to my gearing issues..and project"Clifford" the big red jeep will be getting a set of 2.5 ton Eatons and a set of 56" tires over the summer..well will have some pics here in the next day or so...happy jeepin...


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post #137 of 995 Old 01-29-2013, 04:27 AM
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Ok so like hunting season is bout up...so time to get back on it...in the last couple days have gotten ram and orbital mounted and one of the soft door frames made up...now to find someone to canvas and plasti-window them...have decided on a "klune V underdrive" to be the solution to my gearing issues..and project"Clifford" the big red jeep will be getting a set of 2.5 ton Eatons and a set of 56" tires over the summer..well will have some pics here in the next day or so...happy jeepin...
Bout friggin time man!!! :-)
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post #138 of 995 Old 01-29-2013, 09:28 PM Thread Starter
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Bout friggin time man!!! :-)
Yea I know...but since I was unable to get to play in woods with truck at least I could play in woods with guns...lol.....anyhow? Is there such a thing as tires too big????

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post #139 of 995 Old 01-29-2013, 09:48 PM
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Yea I know...but since I was unable to get to play in woods with truck at least I could play in woods with guns...lol.....anyhow? Is there such a thing as tires too big????
No such thing!!! Lol
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post #140 of 995 Old 01-30-2013, 02:42 AM
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I was just thinking about this thread the other day, glad to see your back in it.
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post #141 of 995 Old 01-30-2013, 02:48 AM
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I like this build....all but the ag tires. Are you planning on using them once it is finished?

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post #142 of 995 Old 01-30-2013, 05:18 AM Thread Starter
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I like this build....all but the ag tires. Are you planning on using them once it is finished?
Thanks and yes I love my ag tires...not much rock close to me so spending 4 grand on a set of 44"s and rims is kinda redundant...my 44" ag tires will out-pull every tire on the market save a fresh set of cut boggers...and when you play in mud and dirt...and I'm not talking about your grandpa's field mud hole either...where I ride you start out with 20 trucks and at the end of day you hope you still have enuff buddys left to help with the fire....if I had one wish it would be to go play with those "Ladoga" boys over in Russia....if ya don't know what i'm talking about look it up ....Russian Ladoga on YouTube.....

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post #143 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 09:06 AM Thread Starter
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Oh forgot to mention....ag tires have quite a few perks...1). No matter how educated the person..they always ask.."Are those tractor tires."...2). You can buy a set of 4 with tubes for under a grand brand-new...3). They look cool...4). With rims they weigh enuff to help prevent roll overs....then there is the fact that the ones I own are actually made by "Interco" the folks who make TSL's, Bogger's, and Irok's...plus I have seen a set of these grooved and man were they bad ***...draw back is once they get mostly bald your truck becomes a 4wd drifter

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post #144 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 10:50 AM Thread Starter
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I was just thinking about this thread the other day, glad to see your back in it.
Oh yea..I'm back...lol...glad to see someone else thinkin bout my rig...I had to cover my Windows so I couldn't see jeep that way I wouldn't get distracted from hunting...lol

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post #145 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 02:13 PM Thread Starter
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ok heres a few quick pics...

firewall and trans tunnel









soft door frame







steering





ok thats it for now...time to go hunt...lol

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post #146 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 02:25 PM
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Looks awesome and those doors are sick
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post #147 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 02:53 PM
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Thats what Im talking about.
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post #148 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 09:23 PM Thread Starter
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Looks awesome and those doors are sick
Thanks...as you may have guessed there isn't any existing soft doors for a dj..so I had to make em...lol...I used to build ultra high end wrought iron doors for money..so it was really easy for me...now to take em up to Tennessee to have em canvassed...that way they will look like real doors...lol

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post #149 of 995 Old 01-31-2013, 09:50 PM Thread Starter
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Thats what Im talking about.
Yep yep...oh and I forgot to mention in the previous post that the plastic behind door was so you could actually see the frame ...and I spent my last day of hunting sitting waiting for "dancing buck" to walk past again bit no luck...he will live another year...I mean I only shot at him on 4 different occasions

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post #150 of 995 Old 02-01-2013, 05:53 AM
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This was seriously one of the best build I have read thus far. Maybe I missed it, but are you keeping the tractor tires on there?

I don't even own a jeep anymore
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