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Discussion in 'HomerTaco' started by HomerTaco, Dec 16, 2012.

  1. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:18 AM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    So last spring I received a PM from a brand new member on the site with a very odd request: Build five identical M1 Satoshi grills.

    Once I found out the details I agreed and produced these:

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    Here are some shots of the trucks they went on:

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    These are NOT Tacomas - they are Hilux pickups with a fiberworks Tacoma front end. It is my understanding that they produced 4 for the 2013 Dakar Rally.

    Pretty cool stuff. :cool:
     
  2. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:21 AM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    Whoa :eek:

    You're world-wide, Homer!! :woot:
     
  3. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:25 AM
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    JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

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    Pretty sweet Craig :cool:
     
  4. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:25 AM
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    KenLyns

    KenLyns Lord of War

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    Soon your grilles will be race-proven... along with the crappy eBay headlights. :thumbsup:

    And finally a way to make roof scoops on a truck not appear cheesy. :D
     
  5. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:26 AM
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    evanmb31

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    Wow that is awesome, nice work!
     
  6. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:38 AM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Thanks guys! :eek:
    I was kind of surprised with the final result of the trucks.
     
  7. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:38 AM
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    AzogSS

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    That's pretty cool.
     
  8. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:41 AM
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    jrzyshore

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    That's awesome Craig keep up the good work.
     
  9. Dec 16, 2012 at 7:43 AM
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    Monster Coma

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    Very cool Craig, as always they look great :thumbsup:
     
  10. Dec 16, 2012 at 8:14 AM
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    PLC721

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    Very cool Homer!
     
  11. Dec 16, 2012 at 8:22 AM
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    benbacher

    benbacher Purveyor of Fun Vendor

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    That's awesome! Super white FTW!
     
  12. Dec 16, 2012 at 8:27 AM
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    Large

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    Damn nice work Craig.
     
  13. Dec 16, 2012 at 9:00 AM
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    Lazylegs

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    Sweeeeettttt
     
  14. Dec 16, 2012 at 9:04 AM
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    k20me

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    Cool!!
     
  15. Dec 16, 2012 at 9:08 AM
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    tigerfan00

    tigerfan00 BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Thor

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  16. Dec 16, 2012 at 9:15 AM
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    adio

    adio Do. Or do not. There is no try. -Master Yoda

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    nice..

    that's the first thing I notice on that truck. "huh, are those eBay headlights" hahaha
     
  17. Dec 16, 2012 at 1:27 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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    Thanks again everyone!:D

    I'll try to find the link to their facebook... They've done some other neat 4x4 stuff.
     
  18. Dec 16, 2012 at 4:55 PM
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    HomerTaco

    HomerTaco [OP] That "grill guy" Vendor

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  19. Dec 16, 2012 at 4:57 PM
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    Ahshiet

    Ahshiet Well-Known Member

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    Cool! congrats on the job well done on another level!
     
  20. Dec 16, 2012 at 4:58 PM
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    Delmarva

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    Neato Craiggers!
     
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