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Old 07-21-2012, 07:09 PM   #261
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Had X-Men Origins had not come on I may have made more progress today. I managed to get both knuckles and the third member pulled. I spent the remainder of the afternoon threading out the studs. The driver side studs started giving me problems so I had to stop before I ran out of beer.

The third member is in immaculate shape. The gear are 4.11's but what mattered to me was the carrier and bearings. There is zero signs of abuse to the third which makes me excited because it lives up to that old saying "they don't make em like they used to".

I am considering keeping these birfields but will get the opinion of my unit's machinist's on them first. Tomorrow I might take another look at the hubs before I take the knuckes to the wash rack.

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Old 07-30-2012, 08:26 PM   #262
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Old 08-25-2012, 09:25 AM   #263
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Sanding down the truck today and if all goes well I'll have the bedliner on it by the end of the weekend.
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Old 09-22-2012, 03:15 PM   #264
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Forgot to post these up. Took duplicolor kevlar bedliner to the whole truck. It called for a light scuffing but said eff that and hit it with 400 grit sand paper all the way around. These pictures are with one coat final product has three and came out awesome.



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Old 09-23-2012, 06:09 PM   #265
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Are those 1st gen bedsides??
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:11 PM   #266
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Not sure. They came with the truck. I honestly haven't tried to compare them to see who makes em.
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:22 PM   #267
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I would say they look a lot like my Hanneman 1st gen bedsides

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Old 10-08-2012, 09:42 PM   #268
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Let me know if you wanna sell them
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Old 10-17-2012, 05:47 PM   #269
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Tempting inquiry. I'm gonna start contemplating the flat bed look/function
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Old 10-17-2012, 05:54 PM   #270
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Old 10-17-2012, 05:57 PM   #271
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Tempting inquiry. I'm gonna start contemplating the flat bed look/function
Well I need some bedsides...... Let me know! Flat bed would be badass
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Old 12-07-2012, 07:14 PM   #272
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So a finance issue with the Army caught up to me today. I have to pay back a sizable amount of money. This has caused a HUGE change of plans so this project is going to go on the back burner.
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That issue finally came around?? Damn dude. I'm sorry.
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Old 05-22-2013, 08:59 PM   #274
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Updates Matt?
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Old 11-14-2013, 03:07 PM   #275
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Old 11-14-2013, 03:45 PM   #276
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Yes. Indeed. For the sake of getting this rig home, I rebuilt the front end. In the interest of having more cash to be financially secure after the Army, I sold the front axle parts. The truck is solid for the exception that the exhaust broke in half on my way home from California. I didn't realize how dependent the 22RE was on back pressure until the moment it snapped. So for now it sits and waits for monies.
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Old 11-14-2013, 03:54 PM   #277
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sub'd if you are doing the flat bed ill take bedsides
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Old 11-14-2013, 04:07 PM   #278
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sub'd if you are doing the flat bed ill take bedsides
Time and acquisition of tools will tell the tale. I'm still considering the idea but projects are kind of on the back burner.
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Old 03-14-2014, 08:07 AM   #279
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I watched my 88 Pickup drive off with its new owner yesterday. It's the first time I saw it driving down the street and at that moment realized just how cool it looked in motion. I feel good though because it went to a young man with plenty of time to build it, and no bills to hold him back. The time has come to focus all efforts and what little spare time I have towards the Tacoma and finish my vision for it. Thank you everyone that contributed your thoughts for this truck, I am sure the new owner may turn here for the same support. /rant and build thread.
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awww. sad to see it go but good to see it open other doors for the Taco
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