The Green Machine Lives! - Page 3 - JeepForum.com
Search  
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back JeepForum.com > Models > Jeep CJ Forum > The Green Machine Lives!

FS: Wrangler RGB Multicolor Fog Light LEDs: Awesome EffectJKS Now Available at www.baseline4x4.com, Trackbars, SkidsFS: 2007-2013 Jeep Wrangler "HALO" Angel Eye Kit

Reply
Unread 07-02-2012, 04:15 PM   #31
Friesc
Registered User
1980 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Meridian, Idaho
Posts: 141
That's beautiful! What color is that paint called, and who makes it? I really like it and I'm looking for a similar one to do mine!

Friesc is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-02-2012, 04:15 PM   #32
Bakunin
Registered User
1985 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: State of Jefferson, California
Posts: 807
Just trying to make a suggestion to make your cooling system more efficient. Take it or leave it.
__________________
Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.
Bakunin is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-02-2012, 04:22 PM   #33
Pathkiller
Registered User
1974 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Lorton, VA
Posts: 2,551
Quote:
Originally Posted by Friesc View Post
That's beautiful! What color is that paint called, and who makes it? I really like it and I'm looking for a similar one to do mine!
From the first post on the first page: "Body sprayed (by me) with Urethane Base/Clear from Kirker in Forest Moss Green Metallic."
__________________
74 CJ5 complete frame off restoration
82 CJ8 Scrambler Laredo. 4.6L stroker AX15 D300.
Pathkiller is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-02-2012, 04:23 PM   #34
FLynes
Web Wheeler
 
FLynes's Avatar
1976 CJ5 
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: San Angelo, Texas
Posts: 2,800
Wow.....that is nice.
__________________
Fred
Retired Army Guy

High Plains Drifter
1976 CJ-5
Lime Green
Black Wellington Vinyl Bench Seats
258 I-6 1bbl
T-150 3-Speed
3.54:1 Open Gears

Grammar Test
FLynes is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-02-2012, 04:25 PM   #35
Friesc
Registered User
1980 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Meridian, Idaho
Posts: 141
Thanks Path, excuse the ignorance
Friesc is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-02-2012, 04:32 PM   #36
diddy2003
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Holyoke, Massachusetts
Posts: 686
It came out great!! Nice job!
diddy2003 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-27-2012, 03:27 PM   #37
SKT
Registered User
1981 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Location:
Posts: 5,631
Quote:
Originally Posted by Pathkiller

It'll share DD responsibility with my Scrambler, which is my current DD.
Any updates on this good looking '5?

Also, have you been using it for DD duties at all?


.
__________________
1981 CJ-7: Fresh 304, NV4500, Twin Stick Dana 300, Dual Tops, 33" Mud Terrains, etc.

Click here to see thousands of 'Abandoned and Neglected' Jeeps rotting away...
SKT is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-30-2012, 06:46 PM   #38
Pathkiller
Registered User
1974 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Lorton, VA
Posts: 2,551
No update. I drove it to work one week while waiting for a new fuel pump for my Scrambler and it did just great. Odometer shows just over 500 miles since the rebuild.
__________________
74 CJ5 complete frame off restoration
82 CJ8 Scrambler Laredo. 4.6L stroker AX15 D300.
Pathkiller is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-12-2013, 04:37 PM   #39
Rollbar
Registered User
1984 CJ8 
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Tarpon Springs, Florida
Posts: 2,420
What is the paint color number/mfg-that is awesome and my son is looking for a nice green

Thanks,
Jim
__________________
Project CJ8 Build Gallery <----Click

CJ8 Build Thread<---- Click
Rollbar is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-15-2013, 09:40 AM   #40
tonkatrucksryan
Senior Member
 
tonkatrucksryan's Avatar
2014 JK Wrangler 
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Colonial Beach, VA
Posts: 603
Awesome build!!!! subscribed
__________________
New build http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f96/t...014-a-2020929/

26 Years USAF Retired 1MAY14

Past Jeeps:
04 TJ Rub,05 TJ, 75CJ5, 88YJ
tonkatrucksryan is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-15-2013, 10:15 AM   #41
Matt1981CJ7
Web Wheeler
 
Matt1981CJ7's Avatar
1981 CJ7 
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Elbert, CO
Posts: 10,099
Pathfinder,

Strong work, man. I love the color.

Just curious...I know the roll bar was optional, but were fender flares also an option in 1974, as well? The factory brochure shows the CJ5 both ways.

Matt
Matt1981CJ7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-16-2013, 06:17 AM   #42
Pathkiller
Registered User
1974 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Lorton, VA
Posts: 2,551
Pretty sure only the Renegade came with fender flares in 74. Don't know if they were available for purchase on non-Renegades. They weren't the same flares as the later CJ flares, these were pretty much just a basic flat rubber extension. There were lots of aftermarket versions available by mail-order in the 70's also.
__________________
74 CJ5 complete frame off restoration
82 CJ8 Scrambler Laredo. 4.6L stroker AX15 D300.
Pathkiller is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-16-2013, 06:18 AM   #43
Pathkiller
Registered User
1974 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Lorton, VA
Posts: 2,551
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rollbar View Post
What is the paint color number/mfg-that is awesome and my son is looking for a nice green

Thanks,
Jim
Kirker Forest Moss Green metallic.
__________________
74 CJ5 complete frame off restoration
82 CJ8 Scrambler Laredo. 4.6L stroker AX15 D300.
Pathkiller is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-16-2013, 06:36 AM   #44
thompsoj22
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: ridgecrest, ca
Posts: 320
fantastic work

and it just looks "solid" in every way!. this jeep has been given a new life and another 30 years of service!. the jeep blood line needs jeeps like this so future generations will know how good we had it!
thompsoj22 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Thread Tools


Suggested Threads





Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. JeepForum.com is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.