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post #91 of 557 Old 12-16-2009, 06:04 AM
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those pics look really good. What kind of camera are you using? And your jeep looks bad ***. Awesome fab skills!


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post #92 of 557 Old 12-16-2009, 08:59 PM Thread Starter
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those pics look really good. What kind of camera are you using? And your jeep looks bad ***. Awesome fab skills!
Thanks!

I'm using a Canon XTi. Shoulda got a Nikon. Some pics are with a 50mm lens, some with the standard kit lens.

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post #93 of 557 Old 12-16-2009, 09:14 PM
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I'll take that crappy Canon off your hands.

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post #95 of 557 Old 12-17-2009, 05:42 PM
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very nice! what kind of tig are you using? what size and type are your tungsten's?
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post #96 of 557 Old 12-17-2009, 05:57 PM
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Voodoo, I just had surgery today and those bumpers would make a very nice get well present and would make me feel a whole lot better
Awesmoe work!!
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post #97 of 557 Old 12-18-2009, 06:01 PM
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Very fine fabrication work!

I have a morning ritual that I need to share. I call it "the terminator". First I crouch down in the shower in the classic "naked terminator traveling through time" pose. With my eyes closed I crouch there for a minute, visualizing either Arnold or the guy from the second movie (not the chick in the third one because that one sucked) and I start to hum the terminator theme. Then I slowly rise to a standing position and open my eyes. It helps me to proceed through my day as an emotionless, cyborg badass. The only problem is if the shower curtain sticks to my terminator leg. It ruins the fantasy.
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post #98 of 557 Old 12-18-2009, 10:34 PM Thread Starter
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very nice! what kind of tig are you using? what size and type are your tungsten's?
Thanks!

I'm using a 220 Lincoln... with an aircooled torch! It gets hot and hits it's duty cycle limit every once in a while.

I never bought it with the intentions to make 3/8 and 1/4 inch steel bumpers. But it works. I need a MIG too. I use 2% thoriated on steel and stainless and pure tungsten on aluminum.



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Voodoo, I just had surgery today and those bumpers would make a very nice get well present and would make me feel a whole lot better
Awesmoe work!!
Thanks, get well!

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post #99 of 557 Old 12-21-2009, 08:11 PM
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Great job on the iron works!

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i have to say it again...you sir are full of pure win
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post #101 of 557 Old 12-22-2009, 09:15 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks.

If you ask my wife, I'm full of something other than win.

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post #102 of 557 Old 12-25-2009, 05:45 PM
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Removed the rear bumper...


... and got started.






Any chance of a picture of how the rear bumper is attached? Getting ready to start on my bumpers and would love to see how your's are mounted.
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post #103 of 557 Old 12-25-2009, 11:26 PM Thread Starter
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Any chance of a picture of how the rear bumper is attached? Getting ready to start on my bumpers and would love to see how your's are mounted.
I don't think I have a pic, but it looks a little like this...



I used the two stock mounting holes and added a third bolt through a pre-existing hole in the frame. The side bracket has triangulated braces where it meets the bumper, like this...



The stock bumper also has two small brackets towards the center of the bumper and my bumper bolts up there also. Hope that helps.

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post #104 of 557 Old 12-26-2009, 06:49 PM
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Exactly what I needed. Thanks!
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I got this for Xmas...



Made this to mount it out back...



Made this mount for the CB...


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