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Unread 05-18-2013, 09:14 PM   #1771
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Unread 05-18-2013, 11:08 PM   #1772
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WOW!! So, when does the next shop addition begin??

Rich
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Nice haul!
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Awesome find never find any thing like that here.
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Wow!
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Got most everything put up today and some tonight after everyone went to bed. Going to try to take apart the 258 tomorrow.

Next weekend will mark the last significant jeep work for the summer other than selling parts. Going to spent a day looking at my wobble and taking the other 304 apart then big around the house projects start. First one is going to remove 2 med size trees, repair some rot in about 5 wooden windows, then paint the 2/3 of the house I didnt do last year. Bathroom gut is next. And all hopefully before Colorado vacation this year.


I may be borderline hording...

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Unread 05-19-2013, 01:44 AM   #1773
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Mmmmmmmmmm....parts...
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Unread 05-19-2013, 06:19 AM   #1774
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Is that a stack of chrome wheels with hubs?
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Unread 05-19-2013, 06:39 AM   #1775
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Is that a stack of chrome wheels with hubs?
That's the first thing that caught my eye. My search continues for a set and even considered trading a mint set of full doors for a set.
Anyways, nice score on the parts. I also hope everything works out with the family and recovery from the accident.....
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Unread 05-19-2013, 06:40 AM   #1776
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Is that a stack of chrome wheels with hubs?
Two thoughts came to mind:
1) These are not the chrome wheels you are looking for. Move along, move along.
2) Please ignore the stacks of chrome wheels. Nothing to see here.

Curious MoC:
Why the plans to disassemble the engines?
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Unread 05-19-2013, 06:54 AM   #1777
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My back hurts just seeing those two transfer cases there. Congrats on the haul! When are you going to get Jen's CJ working as a daily driver?
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Unread 05-19-2013, 07:04 AM   #1778
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Nice haul

How in Jen doing after the freeway derby?
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Unread 05-19-2013, 11:45 AM   #1779
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Is that a stack of chrome wheels with hubs?
Ohhh what Orange said...

Yeah I have 13 right now. 9 of them are 15x7's and the other 4 are 15x8's. I am just hording them currently. I want to get 5 perfect ones to put back on the Laredo and will likely hold on to the others for future projects.

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nice score on the parts. I also hope everything works out with the family and recovery from the accident.....
Thanks Steve, I really do appreciate that.

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Why the plans to disassemble the engines?
Whole engines take up to much space and I can make more taking them apart and selling the pieces, than selling them as unknown engines. I was told the 258 was pulled running on a engine swap a year ago and ran great, the 304 ran 3-4 years ago and he doesn't remember what shape it was in. Who really knows and I don't want to sell a bum engine to someone.

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My back hurts just seeing those two transfer cases there. Congrats on the haul! When are you going to get Jen's CJ working as a daily driver?
If you look hard its actually 4 in the pile. 3 dana 20's and a quadra-trac with low range. The quadra-trac is sure one heavy sucker!! I have decided the Laredo is to far gone to want to "patch" into a daily driver and I just dont have time for it this summer or winter. So she will sit in the carport. My free time between now and vacation is already spoken for with house projects and after the house projects are wrapped up at the end of the summer I am going to do the body work, family bar, and finish the paint on mine as one big project. After than I am thinking about doing a frame off on it.

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Nice haul

How in Jen doing after the freeway derby?
Popping the ribs back in place seems to have done the trick on the shoulder, arm, wrist pain. Her back still hurts everyday. As of now all the xrays, scans, etc look good as far a damage so the plans are going to a chiropractor 2 times a week for a while and seeing what happens next.


Well.... Had a guy come buy and buy a t150, d20, and hei dizzy this morning. I am feeling lazy and decided not to break down an engine today. Going to cut the grass and hang in the a/c with the kids.


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Unread 05-19-2013, 07:56 PM   #1780
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Popping the ribs back in place seems to have done the trick on the shoulder, arm, wrist pain. Her back still hurts everyday. As of now all the xrays, scans, etc look good as far a damage so the plans are going to a chiropractor 2 times a week for a while and seeing what happens next.

Well.... Had a guy come buy and buy a t150, d20, and hei dizzy this morning. I am feeling lazy and decided not to break down an engine today. Going to cut the grass and hang in the a/c with the kids.

It all sounds painful but I am a wuss with pain, hope she feels better soon.

Just finished cutting the grass and digging out a lot of 5' tall clump grass out of the back door flower bed.

Sat down in the AC and downed two Shiner FM 966 farmhouse ale's and a plate full of smoked black bass and hominy. Both kids (young women at 17 and 18 I hate to admit) are working. I rarely see them, they graduate a week from Friday and move to their own duplex July 1'st...enjoy the young ones while you can
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Unread 05-19-2013, 09:16 PM   #1781
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I may be borderline hording...


I think about contacting you every time I see a CJ being parted of just a stockpile of stuff. But then I remember it will probably be too much of a drive. Nice way to create extra income and/or Jeep money.
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Unread 05-20-2013, 10:01 AM   #1782
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Because of those set backs I caught 4o clock and rush hour traffic through Fayeteville and Fort Smith. There was also way too much road construction and i found myself creeping between 15mph and 35mph through this while rush hour was kicking...

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Ew, I feel for you. Used to take me 45 mins to go 8 miles home every day when I lived in Fayetteville, most of which was me pounding on the steering wheel and screaming at the idiots trying to weave in and out of traffic like they were going somewhere in that bumper to bumper crap.

Moved back to the sticks and love it.

Glad you made it home ok. Looks like a great haul you got there.
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Unread 05-26-2013, 06:09 PM   #1783
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Project hot summer II kicked off this weekend. Sorry to say jeep working is for the most part done for the summer.

Replaced the laundry room exterior door this weekend. The orignal door was a 1940's wooden thin exterior door. To thin to fit modern locking hardware in and it had a large sheet of glass in it.

Made a hole and found some rot.







Filled the hole.





Next up is re glazing 8 wooden windows and fixing a decent amount of decay in 4.
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Unread 05-26-2013, 08:46 PM   #1784
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I bet your wife loves you! That's great work, MoC. Is that the side door? I'm thinking deck.
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Unread 05-26-2013, 08:52 PM   #1785
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Nice fix bro. Scott! Take it easy dog! MoC has enough on his plate without you adding to it. A deck would look good there though...
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