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Btnewman's Aluminum Falcon reincarnation

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by Btnewman, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. Btnewman

    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    Well, Long story short, my truck decided it needed its belly scratched.
    now its the fun part rebuilding/fixing/modifying. First things first, the teardown. pulling fenders, headliner, windshield, and eventually the back glass. luckily I used to do auto glass so thats the easy part. Getting the new glass to fit is going to be a rough ride.

    So, here are some pics going from before, to low point, to the fixin.

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    Now its just patiently waiting for parts to get here...

    as it sits now, new rock sliders, mid built bumper, fancy go pro cam mount in the rear, best top supertopper

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    superwhite10 Live Fast, Die Young

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  3. Btnewman

    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    Hooked up a come-a-long to the A and B pillars and pulled hard enough to get the drivers side tire to lift off the ground. The pillars pulled out and the doors open and close almost as good as new again.

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  4. KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    jjew18 the Nightman cometh!

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    Added extra awesomeness to its original awesomeness.
    Good luck! Are you doing anything special, or just rebuilding and piecing her back together?
     
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    Mxpatriot Busted Knuckles Fabrication

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    Tag to keep track on your progress. Good luck man
     
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    TanSR5x4 Hold my beer and watch this

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    wow lotta work ahead of you!

    good luck:thumbsup:

    subd for progress
     
  8. Btnewman

    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    why go back to being original when i have the perfect opportunity to modify the daylights out of it?
    so far glass works fenders for all 4 corners have been ordered, so has a tubing bender and a welder. its getting an exo cage.
     
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    achirdo First Class White Trash

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    Jerez SoCal LED Dash Swap

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    :popcorn: sub'd for progress...I have a feeling it's going to look sweet when finished :D goodluck :thumbsup:
     
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    subbed as well. :) i like taco makeovers
     
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    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    mmmmt this is going to be sexy.
     
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    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    grrr! fenders are taking way too long to get here!
     
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    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    Finally got around to doing a little more work on the hotrod, ordered front ARB and 4:56 gears! thank you group buys!
     
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    Btnewman [OP] Benjamin Newman

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    and if i ever get some more time at home, I will get to finishing my front bumper.
     
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    Damn I love this build!
     

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