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Unread 02-25-2013, 09:13 AM   #46
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Next step for Misty is to decide what brand of rockers to put on. I want something that won't cause me to lose any clearance, and also desire a step for a certain 5'3" special person. I like the design of the JCR sliders..

http://www.jcroffroad.com/mm5/mercha..._Code=SWBS-Dlx

..but I really don't like the installation procedure. I want something that will line up with the factory Rubicon rocker panel mounting holes.

Anyone know of anything like that?

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Unread 02-25-2013, 10:47 AM   #47
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Sticking with those mounting holes limits your options by a lot. Also, the JCR sliders don't offer too much coverage underneath. Checkout AtoZ fab, Rokmen, or Savvy for much better coverage underneath.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 11:03 AM   #48
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Thanks, I like the AtoZ rockers thus far.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 11:32 AM   #49
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Thanks, I like the AtoZ rockers thus far.
I did too, until I found out they sandwich the floorboards with bolts and nuts underneath. If Rokmen uses nutserts underneath, I'm going with them.
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Unread 02-25-2013, 12:02 PM   #50
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Pulling the trigger on a Brown Dog MML when I get home from work
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Unread 02-25-2013, 07:39 PM   #51
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Pulling the trigger on a Brown Dog MML when I get home from work
Ordered! Now I have to wait for a nice weekend to get this stuff installed. I'm pretty busy with my binging for the next few weekends though...
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Unread 02-25-2013, 09:32 PM   #52
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Rokmens (or at least mine) dont use nutserts underneath ,they use a plate .
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Ordered! Now I have to wait for a nice weekend to get this stuff installed. I'm pretty busy with my binging for the next few weekends though...
It's a one-banana job; you'll finish it in an hour unless you stop for recess.
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Unread 02-26-2013, 06:05 AM   #54
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Rokmens (or at least mine) dont use nutserts underneath ,they use a plate .
I just skimmed through your build to you installing the rockers, seems like a pretty straight forward install (with the instructions) I guess I really just have to decide between the Rokmen and AtoZ. I'm planning on the Rokmen front bumper so I may go with Rokmen as well. Just gotta see if they're worth the extra hundo..

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It's a one-banana job; you'll finish it in an hour unless you stop for recess.
An hour for just the MML, but I plan on installing that, the Body Lift, new Chevy fuel hose (common LJ fix), and have some Polk speakers to install as well. I'll probably have some other stuff by the time I get around to working on her as well
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Unread 02-26-2013, 07:42 AM   #55
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A to Z sliders here. Got mine for a steal ($55 on eBay, never installed) for the WW2WW version. Installation was a piece of cake and they have done a phenomenal job so far. Zach, who owns A to Z is a stand up guy and sent me a free box of hardware even though I didn't buy them directly from him. Truly a quality product that I have no issue recommending!
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Unread 02-26-2013, 09:35 AM   #56
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have some Polk speakers to install as well
Ermahgerd, murrr terr!

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Rokmens (or at least mine) dont use nutserts underneath ,they use a plate .
Would you mind elaborating?
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Unread 02-26-2013, 09:37 AM   #57
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Would you mind elaborating?
Check out his build. I think around page 22 or something
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Unread 02-26-2013, 10:15 AM   #58
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Check out his build. I think around page 22 or something
Will do, thanks.
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Unread 02-26-2013, 10:34 AM   #59
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Well I'll be ordering a bumper and rockers when I get home tonight. My wallet loves me...
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Unread 02-26-2013, 05:49 PM   #60
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Well I'll be ordering a bumper and rockers when I get home tonight. My wallet loves me...
Well, ordered the bumper and steering skid. AtoZ was closed, so I'll have to catch up with him tomorrow.
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