post #376 of Old 03-11-2010, 01:50 PM
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Best alternative to actually doing work today, looks awesome!!!!

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post #377 of Old 05-27-2010, 11:14 PM
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any updates?

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post #378 of Old 06-11-2010, 08:49 AM
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bump...even though its a sticky. need updates since im sure you have gotten a trailor since February!

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post #379 of Old 06-30-2010, 03:28 PM
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Gosh this thing is so sick! I love rock crawling jeeps, but its cool to see someone going more of a fast pre-runner way with a jeep.
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post #380 of Old 07-08-2010, 11:05 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks! And sorry for not updating! My personal life has had some serious changes, as well as work being busy, yet, money not coming in! The truck is done, just got to put the seats in, trailer is prepped and ready to go. But actually seriously considering selling it, I go through phases. I have a whole lot of my life into it at this point, as well as tons of cash, but just not seeing me having time, energy, support to actually go out and race it! I would really like to see somebody utilize it as opposed to it sitting sadly waiting to be abused! I will keep you all posted, and I am going to put the seats in and paint it, and at least take it for one long drive before I do sell it, if I go that route! Thanks for all the kind words and supportive comments!!!! To be continued......

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post #381 of Old 07-18-2010, 07:40 AM
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wow awesome build you have any info on doing a ford 9in in the rear thanks man

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post #382 of Old 07-19-2010, 01:33 PM
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Great build and goos luck with whatever you decide to do. As for my entry
into the racing world im probly gonna start with a bug they are alot cheaper to
get race ready i want to get into jeep speed but i want some more money and racing experience first

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post #383 of Old 07-19-2010, 03:15 PM
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What's with the Blue / Orange lights?

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getting ready for tomorrow, get all the comm stuff done

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pics as promised, really itching to get out in the dez!



lots of small details that really waste time, like securing wires, lines, switches etc etc, getting caught up in the small crappola but it has to get done.

Cheers and hope everybody has a great weekend!
Small details?!?! I love small details!!!!

I would love some pictures / description of how you are routing the wires for the intercom system. I have a basic guess of how you probably did it, but I'd like to see your take on how it's done.

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post #384 of Old 07-20-2010, 11:15 PM
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Yellow lights are the amber lights so the people behind you can see you through the dust! It s baja thing..haahah...

Hey skull, if you ever make it down over here to plaster city or all the baja races i would be happy to help pit or chase ... maybe even pre run with you in my jeep...

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post #385 of Old 08-12-2010, 12:30 PM
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Awesome build any updates on its status?

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post #386 of Old 08-12-2010, 12:56 PM
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What's with the Blue / Orange lights?

Rear facing amber is required on all dez race cars so the guy behind you can see you through your dust in the middle of the night. Rear facing blue is for slower classes so that way Robbie Gordon knows you're only going 60 and not to nerf you into next week as he goes by at 120.
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post #387 of Old 08-12-2010, 11:10 PM
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Rear facing amber is required on all dez race cars so the guy behind you can see you through your dust in the middle of the night. Rear facing blue is for slower classes so that way Robbie Gordon knows you're only going 60 and not to nerf you into next week as he goes by at 120.
exactly, beat me too it.

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post #388 of Old 09-18-2010, 03:44 PM
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So is it for sale?

For sale??
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post #389 of Old 09-20-2010, 12:39 PM Thread Starter
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For sale??
Everything is for sale. I would love to see somebody race it, so yes it is kind of for sale.

The intercomm/radio came pre-wired/plug and play from Mobile Race Radio.

And the amber is required(on all race vehicles) to be on at ALL times the vehicle is running and/or on course, and must be wired into the ignition with absolutely no switches inline or any way to have it off when the vehicle is running. And blue is for us slower dudes as was said.

Blah blah blah blah.

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post #390 of Old 10-14-2010, 09:02 PM
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Wow. My jaw hit the floor reading all 26 pages.
Has it ran in the desert yet?
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