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Old 06-23-2010, 11:48 AM   #1
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Welder messed up my slider install

So my girls brother is a "professional" welder. (I use the term loosely) He agreed to assemble and install my rock sliders for me. In exchange for a case of beer (awesome, I know). So I showed him all the pieces, the mounting plates, legs, and sliders, and how they go together. I explained that the welds needed to be done right as these are designed to support the weight of the vehicle. "No problem", he says. "I've done a few others before". So, I leave, fully confident. 3 hours later, I come back and he hands me the box containing the mounting plates?? "I didnt need these", he says. He welded the legs directly to the frame! And thought it would look really nice to angle the sliders down, twice the distance I requested. And they arent centered. Then she gets ????y because I got nasty with him. Can you believe this crap?!?!?!?

Oh, yeah. I almost forgot. He didnt shorten the legs so that the sliders are fit properly under the truck. GOD HELP ME!!! At least his welds are nice.





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Old 06-23-2010, 11:50 AM   #2
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Old 06-23-2010, 11:53 AM   #5
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The welds do look pretty good...........
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Old 06-23-2010, 11:54 AM   #7
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Old 06-23-2010, 11:54 AM   #9
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Kill the brother, dump the girl.
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Wow I would slam his head into those sliders,what a tard
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Dang, that's so bad it's actually funny.

I guess he thought they were steps?
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Old 06-23-2010, 11:56 AM   #14
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cut them off and go beat him with them,they gotta be angled up with the plates for strength
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Wow I would slam his head into those sliders,what a tard
The sliders may not support that.
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Kill him maybe but she is a better ride than the truck!!!
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