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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:18 PM   #21151
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Cool. I like the way it is turning out! Thinking about Linex for the hood louver vs paint.
Wouldn't it be pores ? I'd be worried about mud getting deep in it and not being able to wash it out of the little dimples.

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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:19 PM   #21152
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Went mallcrawlin... Finally trimmed fenders and discoed the front with my 35's....took off about 2" from the front.... My tie rid also decided to turn itself into a horseshoe....this will be my 3rd one that jad gotten jacked up....
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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:20 PM   #21153
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Wouldn't it be pores ? I'd be worried about mud getting deep in it and not bent able to wash it out of the little dimples.
No different then my fenders, armor, rock rails etc. There all the same textured paint...
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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:24 PM   #21154
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No different then my fenders, armor, rock rails etc. There all the same textured paint...
When I first bought my jeep someone had textured the front bumper. I couldn't get the dirt out of it. The lineX I seen at a shop seemed almost like sand paper? Could just be the type I was looking at?
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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:47 PM   #21155
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When I first bought my jeep someone had textured the front bumper. I couldn't get the dirt out of it. The lineX I seen at a shop seemed almost like sand paper? Could just be the type I was looking at?
Yeah and chromoly shafts are just a marketing ploy
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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:50 PM   #21156
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The bottom mount of the tube bender stand, as well as a last minute gusset added to strengthen a friend's skid plate mount.





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Unread 03-22-2014, 11:10 PM   #21157
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The bottom mount of the tube bender stand, as well as a last minute gusset added to strengthen a friend's skid plate mount.
Don't be showing those fancy welds around here. . Looks good.
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Unread 03-22-2014, 11:10 PM   #21158
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Yeah and chromoly shafts are just a marketing ploy
Haha. Yep.
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Unread 03-23-2014, 01:18 AM   #21159
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Don't be showing those fancy welds around here. . Looks good.
I don't take photos of my booger welds
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Unread 03-23-2014, 01:22 AM   #21160
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Playing around with one of them JK jeeps. Not full flex, but enough for us to be confident the new track bar with new mounts don't hit anything. And trimming the front bumper. Yes, there's metal under there when you take the plastic off

The 37" MTR tires make me wish I had them on my TJ Makes the 35s look small, haha





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Unread 03-23-2014, 01:32 AM   #21161
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Wouldn't it be pores ? I'd be worried about mud getting deep in it and not being able to wash it out of the little dimples.
You could put rhino liner over
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Unread 03-23-2014, 01:34 AM   #21162
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Playing around with one of them JK jeeps. Not full flex, but enough for us to be confident the new track bar with new mounts don't hit anything. And trimming the front bumper. Yes, there's metal under there when you take the plastic off

The 37" MTR tires make me wish I had them on my TJ Makes the 35s look small, haha
Ha! Looks like the jeeps have fun together. Make sure you put them together in a garage: dont be surprised if you have a handfull baby jeeps in rhe morning driving around...lol
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Unread 03-23-2014, 02:46 AM   #21163
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replaced the tie rod that decided to bend on me earlier today....and the went back to malcrawlin

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Flexed a bit to see where the tires will rub and where i will have to bumpstop so i dont ruin my shocks...

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Unread 03-23-2014, 02:52 AM   #21164
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Test fitted my bumper earlier today to mark how far it will extended down the fender....marked it, then cut the fender....these fenders are already chewed up from Calico and will eventually get replaced....but for now i can at lesst flex more and get set up to run these 35's....

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Unread 03-23-2014, 09:41 AM   #21165
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Test fitted my bumper earlier today to mark how far it will extended down the fender....marked it, then cut the fender....these fenders are already chewed up from Calico and will eventually get replaced....but for now i can at lesst flex more and get set up to run these 35's....
Is that a squirrel on top of the hood?
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