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1996 Ford Build

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by FoundOffRoadDead, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:50 AM
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    FoundOffRoadDead

    FoundOffRoadDead [OP] whiptastic handling

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    I thought i would post my build :D Hope people like it.
    Let me know what you guy's think.
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    Put in lights in the grill.
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    Installed an amber light kept getting hit in the rear so i put it in.
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    Re did my grill it was gray i wanted it to be black.
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    Installed steel lined brake lines.
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    I Really don't have that many pictures of the truck with out the mods i never done a build Thread.

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    Ill add more as i install. More. Next will be the bumper
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    Does Need help tho with putting it on. "Not bolt on."


    Going to post my 1993 i Beam ranger.
     
  2. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:20 PM
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    97yota4wd

    97yota4wd Well-Known Member

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    alot of metal, small engine, decent travel.
    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    how much travel are you getting?

    nice truck!
     
  3. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:22 PM
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    KBToyota

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    time for the haters to get the pitchforks out. Did they still have the 300 straight 6 in 96?
     
  4. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:23 PM
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    whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    It had a 302.
     
  5. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:25 PM
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    mjp2

    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Staff Member

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    Looking forward to watching this build! :thumbsup:
     
  6. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:55 PM
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    FoundOffRoadDead

    FoundOffRoadDead [OP] whiptastic handling

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    As of right now 17 With out been straps. And in the rear 10.
     
  7. Jul 19, 2011 at 12:57 PM
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    FoundOffRoadDead

    FoundOffRoadDead [OP] whiptastic handling

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    I am getting the cb to day ill post up when i install..
     
  8. Jul 19, 2011 at 1:00 PM
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    Hiatt1991

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    Hell yeee! Good job Shamus. Im getting your cb at 2.
     
  9. Jul 19, 2011 at 11:18 PM
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    FoundOffRoadDead

    FoundOffRoadDead [OP] whiptastic handling

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    Here at RNC :D Red neck customs :D We like to take a saw to every thing lol!!
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    Now it's Finished :D came out good!! And works like a charm.
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  10. Jul 20, 2011 at 9:52 AM
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    Hell ya. Now all we have to get is your antenna and were solid brotha!
     
  11. Jul 20, 2011 at 9:54 AM
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    97yota4wd

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    caged, camburg long travel, 50t leafpack (soon to be installed) light rack over cab, 5pt harnesses etc
    haha its a little crooked:)

    better than mine would be, it would be duct taped to the dash
     
  12. Jul 20, 2011 at 9:57 AM
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    113tac

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    pretty sweet truck man. any action shots or vids?
     
  13. Jul 20, 2011 at 10:05 AM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    That was a hell of an engine! I searched all over for one of those when I turned 16 but couldn't find one that wasn't beat to shit or rusted through.
     
  14. Jul 20, 2011 at 11:32 AM
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    FoundOffRoadDead [OP] whiptastic handling

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    Because trucks like mine where work horses! When i got mine it took a whole lot of work. yes its kinda side ways! lol i did my best with out every tool i needed
     
  15. Jul 20, 2011 at 11:35 AM
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  16. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:36 PM
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    post MOAR!!! bump
     
  17. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:38 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    lol Shamus has a build thread on TW!!!
     
  18. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:41 PM
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    Did you ever find out why it was overheating?
     
  19. Jul 21, 2011 at 10:41 PM
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    lol nice! :D
     
  20. Jul 21, 2011 at 11:09 PM
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    TacomaBuzz

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    Nice work, I'm not hating and I can definitely appreciate the hard work that went into your rig to make it you own!
     
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