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Unread 12-03-2010, 08:16 AM   #46
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I used to do buesisness with a company called dicks dirve lines but that just sold to phoenix rack and axle stll have the same employees and service.

the new unit is actually pretty beefy compaired to the old one even the yokes are thicker and the solid portion of the shaft is about 1/2 inch thicker. The turn around was only a day and I told them I wasn't in a hurry. The entire unit was only $210.00 and that inclueded new u-joints. overall I'm pretty happy here's there #(602) 252-8255 they also do allot of high performance stuff as well as steering.

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I just talked to Steven at Phoenix Rack & Axle. I am going to bring my driveshaft down this afternoon to get it balanced and have new spicer joints installed. Thanks for the tip!

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Unread 12-03-2010, 08:26 AM   #47
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why would anybody sell their tools
a very messy divorce? i know i was there once. my tools paid for a lawyer and for me to live.
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Unread 12-03-2010, 09:19 AM   #48
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that pinion angle looks like it could be problems.

Man do I love that winch...
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Unread 12-03-2010, 09:51 AM   #49
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that pinion angle looks like it could be problems.

Man do I love that winch...
I think it's the angle I took the picture, the pinion and output from the t-case are still parallel, and the angles aren't too sharp for the shaft that was one of the things I had them check at the shop when I took it down.

and here's a shot just for you I rewired the winch with the same heavy duty connectors and hard wire to the battery as my jumper cable so I only have to have one set of wires running to the battery

the wire tie around the winch ready to travel

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the wire connected and ready to use

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and one of the connector

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hope thats good enough jeep porn for now, I haven't done anything else yet.
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Unread 12-03-2010, 09:59 AM   #50
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a very messy divorce? i know i was there once. my tools paid for a lawyer and for me to live.
no divorce, he said he needed to clear up space in the garage. I think he took out all the tools he wanted and put them in his smaller box. there are some holes in the inventory that someone would normally have in a box like this, but I don't really care I priced it out with my tool rep. from the company and that box went for around 8,000.00 new and I already had all the tools.
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Unread 12-03-2010, 10:12 AM   #51
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Nice. What kind of headlights do you have in there...they look fancy.
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Unread 12-03-2010, 06:57 PM   #52
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Nice. What kind of headlights do you have in there...they look fancy.
I'm not sure they were in when I got it but they do light up the night really well.
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Unread 12-03-2010, 07:17 PM   #53
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update

today I was able to get a few things done,

the SS DIRTY CRUD was out again I drained flushed and filled the trany and transfer case, and tinkered with the bumpers some.

the old trany fluid

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the old t-case fluid

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the way I've been filling things

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rust free metal, tack welded (boy am I out of practice)

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and a little gift from the wife

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I know bad pic. it says "cj dog toy/still playing in the mud"
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Unread 12-03-2010, 07:38 PM   #54
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rust free metal, tack welded (boy am I out of practice)Attachment 168212
What are these things??

(the rust free metal things!)
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Unread 12-03-2010, 10:15 PM   #55
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What are these things??

(the rust free metal things!)
sorry Scott, there going to be the new bumpers, I thought I mentioned that earlier in the thread
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Unread 12-03-2010, 10:23 PM   #56
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bumpers are going to be 2x4 tubing with a peice of 2x2 to suport all the plate that will finsh out the angles I have planned, then they get receivers and the rear gets a swing out tire carrier with hi lift and fuel cans
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Unread 12-05-2010, 08:38 PM   #57
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update

had a little problem with the head lights last night, it turned out to be a ground that had come off all together.

Today I was able to find the hitch receivers I wanted, they had them at H.F.
got them welded in.

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that was all I got done today
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Unread 12-05-2010, 09:25 PM   #58
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sorry Scott, there going to be the new bumpers, I thought I mentioned that earlier in the thread
You probably did... but I can't remember anything!

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had a little problem with the head lights last night, it turned out to be a ground that had come off all together.

Today I was able to find the hitch receivers I wanted, they had them at H.F.
got them welded in.

Attachment 168844

that was all I got done today
And I'm half blind... but I see 'em good now! Looks pretty sweet. How I wish I was at this stage. No... I wish I was at MIKE'S stage. No... I wish I was at BOOM'S stage... No...
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Unread 12-05-2010, 11:15 PM   #59
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Thats OK Scott, I think we all wish we were done , but if we were we wouldn't have anything to do.
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Unread 12-06-2010, 04:02 AM   #60
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Despite the short brake lines and from the look of the fluids and axle pics, I'd say your jeep had a decent PO, unlike some of us. Looking forward to your bumper fab.
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