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Unread 03-17-2008, 07:46 AM   #46
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Unread 03-17-2008, 04:02 PM   #47
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Dang, that looks sick
Great Job on the build-up
Can't wait to see it completed and on the trail.
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Unread 03-18-2008, 07:11 AM   #48
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thank you

front bumber and ffender flares installed.

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'77 CJ7 -.GM 305,T176,4.10s,37x14.5 Creepy Crawlers
'79 CJ7- 350,TH400,NP205,4.88s,39.5" Creepy Crawlers
'61 Chevy Apache 10-all stock
'90 Chevy K1500 4x4 Truck-LT265/75R16 BFG All terrains
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Unread 03-18-2008, 08:07 PM   #49
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What a work of art, you guys have really done a nice job!
That RED paint is beautiful.
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Unread 03-19-2008, 02:29 AM   #50
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thanks Dave,but this is nothing according to your work which is awesome .
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CJ5 Project finally finished...
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/showthread.php?t=467967

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'77 CJ7 -.GM 305,T176,4.10s,37x14.5 Creepy Crawlers
'79 CJ7- 350,TH400,NP205,4.88s,39.5" Creepy Crawlers
'61 Chevy Apache 10-all stock
'90 Chevy K1500 4x4 Truck-LT265/75R16 BFG All terrains
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Unread 03-19-2008, 05:57 PM   #51
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thanks Dave,but this is nothing according to your work which is awesome .
I just assembeled pieces, you built something that most of us would not have dared to try. How hard is it to get parts in Turkiye?

Did you paint the Jeep in the shop there or do you have a paint booth?
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Unread 03-20-2008, 12:42 AM   #52
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well actually you can get any parts you want but prices are very expensive.i mean, something $30 in USA , i am paying about $70-80 here.sometime i order online according to the size of the part.i wasn't very sure about the cutting CJ5's frame and extend it to make it a CJ7 frame.i searched about 6-7 months for a CJ7 frame but unfortunately no more than 10 original CJ7s in Turkey.so US Incirlik Air Base to the rescue.I found one from the junkyard. i felt like i found gold
my friend has a paint shop so i painted there.
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'79 CJ7- 350,TH400,NP205,4.88s,39.5" Creepy Crawlers
'61 Chevy Apache 10-all stock
'90 Chevy K1500 4x4 Truck-LT265/75R16 BFG All terrains
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Unread 03-20-2008, 02:30 PM   #53
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Holy crap that paint job is killer! Very impressive.
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Unread 03-21-2008, 07:25 PM   #54
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That is the EXACT color I'm going to paint my 5!!! Looks amazing!
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Unread 03-22-2008, 01:29 PM   #55
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here some final pics. there are some small problems .gonna fix them slowy.and i know front is lower than the rear














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'77 CJ7 -.GM 305,T176,4.10s,37x14.5 Creepy Crawlers
'79 CJ7- 350,TH400,NP205,4.88s,39.5" Creepy Crawlers
'61 Chevy Apache 10-all stock
'90 Chevy K1500 4x4 Truck-LT265/75R16 BFG All terrains
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Unread 03-22-2008, 06:39 PM   #56
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Wow, all I can say is that you did an amazing job turning your CJ5 into a 7. Simply amazing, and great account of the transformation.
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Unread 03-22-2008, 07:11 PM   #57
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One of my favorite builds! Great job!
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Unread 03-23-2008, 09:56 PM   #58
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That looks amazing. Did you sand your hardtop smooth or just paint it glossy? It, along with the rest of the jeep, looks incredible
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Unread 03-24-2008, 05:18 AM   #59
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thanks guys.

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That looks amazing. Did you sand your hardtop smooth or just paint it glossy? It, along with the rest of the jeep, looks incredible
I painted it glossy
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'77 CJ7 -.GM 305,T176,4.10s,37x14.5 Creepy Crawlers
'79 CJ7- 350,TH400,NP205,4.88s,39.5" Creepy Crawlers
'61 Chevy Apache 10-all stock
'90 Chevy K1500 4x4 Truck-LT265/75R16 BFG All terrains
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Unread 03-24-2008, 12:14 PM   #60
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Chok Guzel! That is one Fantastic job! I am amazed at the body work. That build needs to be in a magazine!
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