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Unread 05-01-2013, 02:04 PM   #16
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The solution is quite simple... just take that out and replace with threaded rod... and you will be stylin! ROFL



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Fangs FTW! I'd want the threaded rod to be high-polish chrome...

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Unread 05-01-2013, 02:05 PM   #17
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That set up is trick! Although for that length of shackle perhaps TWO threaded rods would be appropriate
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Unread 05-01-2013, 02:07 PM   #18
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The interesting part was it was bent, so it actually pulled the shackle in on one side... it is long since gone, but I love the picture of that... and the size of the shackles.

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Unread 05-01-2013, 02:14 PM   #19
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The interesting part was it was bent, so it actually pulled the shackle in on one side... it is long since gone, but I love the picture of that... and the size of the shackles.

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But because the rod was threaded, you could just turn the nuts out on the offending side and call it good.
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Unread 05-01-2013, 02:46 PM   #20
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Nice body lift. What is that, 12"?
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Unread 05-01-2013, 02:58 PM   #21
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The two previously mentioned POs combined their talents to create this beauty....

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Unread 05-01-2013, 06:50 PM   #22
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The two previously mentioned POs combined their talents to create this beauty....

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I bet that steering sucks... Harnessing death wobble to change direction?
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Unread 05-01-2013, 07:03 PM   #23
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The solution is quite simple... just take that out and replace with threaded rod... and you will be stylin! ROFL

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Holy shackle's Batman! That's crazy!

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Unread 05-01-2013, 07:11 PM   #24
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The ride is typical leaf-sprung Jeep, as I haven't had a chance to go off road yet. I DID look it over, but it looked like a tow bar at a glance. But thanks for the noob advice!
Ouch I know my post and date are young but iam not new!!
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Unread 05-01-2013, 07:52 PM   #25
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Ouch I know my post and date are young but iam not new!!
I promise, my jab was purely in jest! Hence the smiley.
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