Next up was another member's request, I8AJEEP. He had purchased a previous Solid axle swapped 2005 Tacoma with a pretty janky setup on it. He wanted to convert this truck to match the BulletProof Taco I built.
He decided to ditch the D44 and step up to a '79 D60 at the same time. He really like my knuckle setup and wanted a copy job. So...some knuckle reinforcement and a double shear setup were in order.
Inspecting the knuckles I discovered this:
No biggee, that's why we are reinforcing them in the first place!
A little bit of TLC and they looked like this:
And then with the double shear steering added:
Next up were frame end link brackets. Bulletproof style.
Passenger side (upper/lower combo bracket). This thing is HUGE!
They fit right on the tapered contour of the frame:
Then I put together a axle end panhard/hydro mount just like mine, a steering box spacer, and another T100 master adaptor and it was all ready to go out the door: