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Unread 03-24-2008, 10:37 PM   #16
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Thanks for the compliments! I have to prepare for taxes this week, then it is back on the project until my busy season hits hard, or until I run out of project cash completely. Time to start a checklist of things to do. High Steer, driveshafts, brakes, brake lines, exhaust, winch rebuild, winch driveshaft, shocks/shock mount fabrication.......lots to do.

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Unread 03-24-2008, 10:54 PM   #17
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Unread 04-04-2008, 02:35 PM   #18
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A couple more pics. Did some test fitting with the rest of the cab pieces to make sure it all still bolts together and the doors still close.




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Unread 04-23-2008, 07:36 AM   #19
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poolmike,
Absolutely awesome build. I've found a '67 that has been parked for about 8-10 years. Mostly solid, the engine is not locked (original 230 Tornado), but the rear floorboards are COMPLETELY rusted out. I'm talking 6 ft briars growing through. Where did you get the floorboards that you welded in? And do you have any recommendatios on other part sources? I think I can get the truck (17,366 miles) for about $400-500, but I need to get an idea of what it will cost to get running again before I take it on as a project.

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Unread 04-23-2008, 10:02 AM   #20
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If you post up on ifsja.org, there is a vendor that can make you a custom set. I believe his handle is obx-automotive
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Unread 05-02-2008, 07:56 AM   #21
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That think is sweet! keep the pics comming.
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Unread 05-24-2008, 02:14 AM   #22
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Your first pic looks so cool. Like a Hummer
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Unread 05-31-2008, 08:11 PM   #23
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Looks great and you're doing it up right....I always wanyed one of those. I mighht have to paint my j10 olive drab and remove the razor grille!!!
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Unread 06-12-2008, 01:54 PM   #24
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That thing is jst beautiful!!!
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Unread 06-12-2008, 02:55 PM   #25
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Very cool - I like the grenade shifter.
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Unread 07-08-2008, 08:29 PM   #26
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why did you go with the cummins over the 6.2? Your 6.2 looked like it would get and go with that turbo.
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Unread 11-06-2008, 10:58 PM   #27
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Loving the 4bt. What a machine. I still have a lot of work to do, but at least it is a driver now.







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Unread 11-08-2008, 06:52 PM   #28
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Hi I am putting a dana 60 and a dana 70 out of a m715 in my pulling truck and it has an odd bolt pattern for the wheels and I see you have aftermarket wheels on yours how did you convert it to 8 lug?
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Unread 11-08-2008, 09:19 PM   #29
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Take those stock axles and scrap them. They aren't all that strong. If you are going through the hassels of a swap, put something modern in there. I went with a GM 14Bolt/Dana60 with disc brakes.
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Unread 11-09-2008, 09:42 AM   #30
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Looking awesome Mike!!!!!
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