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Famous Fabrication IFS/Engine Skid

Discussion in 'Famous Fabrication' started by DWreck, Aug 1, 2012.

  1. Aug 1, 2012 at 4:35 PM
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    DWreck

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    IFS/Engine skid...made of either 3/16" or 1/4"

    -Bolts to 7 factory mounting locations using factory hardware
    -No modifications required
    -Fully welded
    -Gussets for added strength on prime impact point
    -Sits as high as possible to achieve greater clearance while still protecting the vitals
    -Access to Oil Drain Plug and Front Differential Plug

    Skid will come bare metal to avoid damage to finish in shipping.

    What we need from you:

    Please send me a private message with the following information:
    -Name
    -email
    -phone number

    Shipping will be done through Fastenal Third Party Logistics, saving you money! Please follow link to find nearest location to you, and include it in PM. http://www.fastenal.com/web/services.ex;jsessionid=wm4ZTyBcYzXk3jQJHQbJPBhjyvNrLW4DJQJlttHjyt23ydGGndw7!-1584294802!1994016360?action=Logistics

    Currently working out shipping prices

    Pricing;

    3/16" $265 + shipping
    1/4" $280 + shipping

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  2. Aug 1, 2012 at 5:01 PM
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    I currently have (1) 3/16" ready to ship!
     
  3. Aug 1, 2012 at 9:37 PM
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    Those look great and can't complain about the price. I like the bracing/gusset/"whatever" you have for added strength. Good Luck!
     
  4. Sep 1, 2012 at 7:55 AM
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    You going to make a t-case, cross member, and gas tank skid as well ? This looks beef as hell..
     
  5. Sep 1, 2012 at 8:53 AM
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    I definately can. Just busy with other things at the moment.
     
  6. Sep 11, 2012 at 11:22 AM
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    that is very nice! i wonder if it would fit since i have procomp 6 drp brkt?
     
  7. Oct 13, 2012 at 12:24 PM
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    Hey, I am painting my skid plate today, hope to install tomorrow. I ee where the front 5 bolts go, but where do the rear ones go? Will I have to get bolts or are they already there. Do you have any photos of the rear bolts?
     
  8. Oct 13, 2012 at 1:25 PM
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    They're on the crossmember where the factory skid bolts...
     
  9. Oct 13, 2012 at 1:59 PM
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    Should there be bolts there already? There are no bolts there on mine, but there are holes. I will try to use these holes with some 8mm bolts I have.
     
  10. Oct 13, 2012 at 3:24 PM
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    What size are the rear holes tapped for?
     
  11. Oct 13, 2012 at 4:18 PM
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    Not sure. Sorry.
     
  12. Nov 3, 2012 at 11:33 AM
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    Do I need to remove these braces to install the plate?

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  13. Nov 3, 2012 at 12:07 PM
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    Thanks just making sure.
     
  15. Nov 3, 2012 at 12:36 PM
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    Post pics after install! :D
     
  16. Nov 3, 2012 at 12:52 PM
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    Skid looks great!

    I especially like the gussets no one else is offering to date.
     
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    How much would it be for a full set of skids and what kind of lead time? Thanks
     
  18. Nov 12, 2012 at 2:05 PM
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    Haven't had the time to crawl underneath and make the rest of them.
     
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    Group buy?
     
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