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post #20536 of 41864 Old 01-30-2013, 05:40 PM
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Gonna draw them up tomorrow with the pieces I need cut and try to get them picked up Friday evening. Then beyond that... Need to get the hitch coupling piece that actually drops onto the ball when you tow and I bet we'd have everything you need at that point with the random metal I have here at the house.


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post #20537 of 41864 Old 01-30-2013, 05:41 PM
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Dang Doc, that looks awesome! Great job!


Interesting that I am reading all these posts (here and NVS) about scorpions in Vegas but I, a LV native, have only seen one scorpion here in my entire life of being a normal kid (I.e. looking under every rock, log, etc and exploring all the neat hidey holes in hopes to find a critter). We've had an occasional problem with some ants, but that's an easy fix & the only other time we've ever had a bug problem was growing up near a storm drain there was roaches from time to time, but never really had them in the house because our pet skunk considered them a treat, as did our pet ducks. Guess I'm just lucky. I kinda want to go buy one of those flashlights to go poking around in my yard at night to see if I can find some cool critters.
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Gonna draw them up tomorrow with the pieces I need cut and try to get them picked up Friday evening. Then beyond that... Need to get the hitch coupling piece that actually drops onto the ball when you tow and I bet we'd have everything you need at that point with the random metal I have here at the house.
Do you want an A-fram or straight style?

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post #20539 of 41864 Old 01-30-2013, 06:23 PM
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post #20540 of 41864 Old 01-30-2013, 06:53 PM
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Do you want an A-fram or straight style?
darn good question, not sure... Gonna have to google to see what they look like but what's that piece actually called to search for?

Nevermind.... "tow bar coupler"

I'm thinking triangle.


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All done
Looks really good!!!

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Yeah it does. I still miss my TJ, but it just was not enough room

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post #20543 of 41864 Old 01-30-2013, 07:33 PM
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darn good question, not sure... Gonna have to google to see what they look like but what's that piece actually called to search for?

Nevermind.... "tow bar coupler"

I'm thinking triangle.
I'll pick one up tomorrow.

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I like it looks good!

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post #20545 of 41864 Old 01-30-2013, 07:57 PM
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Yeah it does. I still miss my TJ, but it just was not enough room
I have a TJ. You have a Jetta. Without the Jetta, you will have room for a TJ again... Just sayin.

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I have a TJ. You have a Jetta. Without the Jetta, you will have room for a TJ again... Just sayin.
Oh, I have plenty of parking space. It is just that the TJ does not have enough physical room for the family.

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Oh, I have plenty of parking space. It is just that the TJ does not have enough physical room for the family.
Family of four, four seats.

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No one really knows the reason for LCOG Jeeps.

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My issue was I couldn't get the balls centered. I had to use some extra force to get everything lined up right. It didn't take me long.


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I actually kind of like these.

http://www.eliomotors.com/

I hope it works out for the designer. Guy has guts to start a car company in this day and age.

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No one really knows the reason for LCOG Jeeps.

Its so short ****s like me and you can still get in.
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My issue was I couldn't get the balls centered. I had to use some extra force to get everything lined up right. It didn't take me long.


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First one do do this is cool in my book!



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