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post #1966 of 3568 Old 06-15-2009, 12:27 PM
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a mounting plate for onboaird air compressor

Made a mounting plate for a Q-Industries Super-Flow air pump to mount under the hood of my jeep. Plate is made of Nylon cutting board and mounts to the stock A/C compressor bracket (no A/C...but it has the bracket for it).
Hard wired and re-tapped the cylinder head to use 1/4" NPT fittings.


here is a closer shot




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post #1967 of 3568 Old 06-15-2009, 01:00 PM
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Mande a mounting plate for a Q-Maxx air pump to mount under the hood of my jeep. Plate is made of Nylon cuttin board and mounts to the stock A/C compressor bracket (no A/C...but it has the bracket for it).
Hard wired and re-tapped the head to use 1/4" NPT fittings.


here is a closer shot





Click free, someone?
the links dont work

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post #1968 of 3568 Old 06-15-2009, 01:02 PM
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post #1969 of 3568 Old 06-15-2009, 02:56 PM
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Made a mounting plate for a Q-Industries Super-Flow air pump to mount under the hood of my jeep. Plate is made of Nylon cutting board and mounts to the stock A/C compressor bracket (no A/C...but it has the bracket for it).
Hard wired and re-tapped the cylinder head to use 1/4" NPT fittings.


here is a closer shot

Nice way to mount it, I ordered one of those from 4wd.com and I was looking on where to mount it, and you've answered it! I'll also be retapping mine for 1/4" NPT fittings.



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post #1970 of 3568 Old 06-17-2009, 07:47 PM
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modified jeep trunk

I was looking for a way to secure my laptop during the summer if I had to stop somewhere on the way home (groceries, drinks with the guys, etc...) so I modified my Mopar insta-trunk to be more secure.



Since I bought a full length Tuffy drawer (a cheap ebay find) I had to modify my insta-trunk so that it would still provide a flush surface but provide more security than originally designed.



I have screws and washers that go through a aluminum plate on the top to an aluminum bar that screw into each side of the Jeep's tub. It provides a safe, theft deterrent place to put things I don't want to disappear.
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post #1971 of 3568 Old 06-17-2009, 07:55 PM
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built a drop bracket for my shift linkage.. Now I can go into 4LO without getting under the Jeep.



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post #1972 of 3568 Old 06-17-2009, 08:00 PM
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Very nice.

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Very nice.
X2 ... very idea !!
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post #1974 of 3568 Old 06-17-2009, 08:20 PM
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built a trailer for those long camping trips







and a bad cell phone pic of the front without the cooler...I am painting the diamond plate black, that was a pic right after I mounted it. Also we gotta figure out somethin to do with the front gas filler...



before pic:




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post #1975 of 3568 Old 06-17-2009, 09:06 PM
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Im looking to fabricate a grille guard/push bar up front on my stock bumper and possibly add a little something to my rear bumper...my question is this; "Is the front/rear bumper standard steel or should I know more first before fabrication???"

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post #1976 of 3568 Old 06-18-2009, 04:04 AM
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Im looking to fabricate a grille guard/push bar up front on my stock bumper and possibly add a little something to my rear bumper...my question is this; "Is the front/rear bumper standard steel or should I know more first before fabrication???"
Its probably just mild steel, I have welded to those things before very easily.

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post #1977 of 3568 Old 06-18-2009, 06:30 AM
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built a trailer for those long camping trips







and a bad cell phone pic of the front without the cooler...I am painting the diamond plate black, that was a pic right after I mounted it. Also we gotta figure out somethin to do with the front gas filler...



before pic:




I want one too....how much to make me one. Nice work..

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post #1978 of 3568 Old 06-18-2009, 07:00 AM
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built a trailer for those long camping trips

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and a bad cell phone pic of the front without the cooler...I am painting the diamond plate black, that was a pic right after I mounted it. Also we gotta figure out somethin to do with the front gas filler...

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Did you use two tubs or just one?

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This is my first post so I know can't post pics, so I'll just post a link to my write up on mp3car.com. For those of you that don't know what a carputer is. In short it is a computer in your car. It has sirius radio, gps, internet, dvd player, touchscreen & about 80 gigs of mp3's. Here is the link for the LCD Install: http://www.mp3car.com/vbulletin/fabr...7-install.html
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Not something I would want in my Jeep, but that is a super clean install!
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post #1980 of 3568 Old 06-18-2009, 07:59 AM
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Here's a click free...

Not something I would want in my Jeep, but that is a super clean install!
This will be awesome for in some Overland Project!!!

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