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Unread 02-14-2012, 07:41 PM   #286
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This is a YJ to CJ conversion, general BS, and trips thread. Not for pictures of me being stupid.

It wasn't a CJ.
It was BS, (billy stupid) that's not the intent of the BS.
It wasn't a Trip.

I gotta go, the YJ to CJ has to be done by May 5th.

Later Dude, Bill
I thought it *was* finished, so what's left and what's happening in May?

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Unread 02-14-2012, 07:43 PM   #287
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I thought it *was* finished, so what's left and what's happening in May?
You may have missed the Dana 35 problem inner pinion. Bearing rollers lying in the bottom of the diff.
Also the Dana 20 that I'm replacing the 35 with has 3.31 gears, front YJ is 4.10. So I'm changing the front to the CJ Dana 30. This means changing the TC to a Dana 300. YJ's are drivers side drop TC.

May 5 is a dig on Scott

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Unread 02-14-2012, 07:44 PM   #288
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The build is coming along nicely. I'm interested to see how things progress.
Thanks Louie.

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1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-15-2012, 04:07 AM   #289
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You know Bill since your south of I 80 I was very surprised that you didnt use pigs to pull you Heep away from the ravine. As you stated before they pull sleds in the winter and the lead pig is named Hans and does the pulling with an apple in the mouth!
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Unread 02-15-2012, 08:51 PM   #290
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For starters its not winter here south of I-80. Its like early spring .I had some pigs once, darn those Babyback ribs were good. Pork fat rules Dude.
Its only south of the Mason-Dixon line where they pull sleighs. They don't like cold snow, between there little cloven toes.

Man, if it doesn't involve the Navy Pier, Cubs, Bears, Sox, or the "L". LSD, Oprah, or whatever else you Chi town people do, things need to be explained.
Sorry I forgot, you lived in Califorina for 30 years. Nuf said.

Pictures of what I did for the DD.

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1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 05:54 AM   #291
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For starters its not winter here south of I-80. Its like early spring .I had some pigs once, darn those Babyback ribs were good. Pork fat rules Dude.
Its only south of the Mason-Dixon line where they pull sleighs. They don't like cold snow, between there little cloven toes.

Man, if it doesn't involve the Navy Pier, Cubs, Bears, Sox, or the "L". LSD, Oprah, or whatever else you Chi town people do, things need to be explained.
Sorry I forgot, you lived in Califorina for 30 years. Nuf said.

Bill Bill Bill the way I see it is you move the Mason Dixon line at will. One day your a sophisticated urban dweller and the next "Yall" act like yer from the south like Shipper. This movement of the line causes your computer to act evil (cause it dosent know which operating system to use, normal or hillbilly lite) It also cyrstalizes metal and causes it to become more brittle. Which is why you win so many awards for breaking things.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 07:12 AM   #292
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I don't know how I missed this, but I'm in.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 07:23 AM   #293
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I'm a very versatile individual. I'm able to adapt to whomever I'm chatting with, be it the low lifes I see on calls, or hi-falution types like yourself.
I don't have a clue where the M-D line is, this means I can adjust it by my mood.

And what do you expect, the Mrs and I have 2 YJ's. If I were to come visit you, we would drive one of them, Visiting Scott, it would be the Diesel pickup, the "89" 4" lifted 35" tire, GMC JIMMY, or the 1957 Jeep pickup.
Only one of which can be driven on Lake Shore Drive.

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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 08:27 AM   #294
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"hi-falution" that hurt!
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Unread 02-16-2012, 08:31 AM   #295
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Maybe Scott will train them pigs of his to pull a sleigh.

Hey Bill if you all go to moving the Mason Dixon line you'd better get Gmakra in on it. He's pretty good at siferin all of that stuff, just look at how he's got ole Scott tarckin staright as an arrow.

Then again maybe you better leave it alone, we're close enough to another civil war already!
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Unread 02-16-2012, 09:56 AM   #296
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For your viewing enjoyment.

2 of the guys are friends and coworkers of mine, and are brothers, one of whom was a Navy seal for 8 years This was filmed on the Illinois river.
There is something about a aluminum boat and a outboard motor that make these fish come alive, the closer to shore, the worse they are.
This is the 2nd video they did, here's the first one. Plans are in the works for a 3rd.



Bill


For more videos about the eradication of the these fish go here. http://www.redneckfishingtournament.com/

This happens about 50 miles south of me. If you have a pontoon, or a jon boat, drink beer, this is the place for you. Check out some of the videos.
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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 10:01 AM   #297
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I don't know how I missed this, but I'm in.
Welcome BigJoe, be sure to watch the youtube video.


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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 10:23 AM   #298
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What do you think? I would like to shoot the fish with a shotgun from the back of a boat.

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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 10:49 AM   #299
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George, study this for a bit. your closer than you think.

Bill
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goofy_Ridge,_Illinois
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1957 WILLYS pickup, needs work.
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac trail Jeep.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7 pretty weekend and sometimes to work Driver in the summer, My first rebuild, if the Q-trac and 5 are broke, this one is the one to take. its just as capable as the other 2, except nice paint.
1984 Grand Wagoneer, 1 ton axles, great 360/727, and a big a$& tree fell on it .
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ conversion.
2005 TJ Rubicon.
2011 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, Mrs. LUCDOG's DD.
Lots of parts not for sale, i'm a hoarder.
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Unread 02-16-2012, 10:52 AM   #300
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Probably about as fun as casting a surf rod loaded with treble hooks at low flying geese
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