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Gramp's Old Guy Build (2007 DCSB Desert Sand)

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by CoTacoTRD, Nov 30, 2012.

  1. CoTacoTRD

    CoTacoTRD [OP] He who walk with a Cane

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    No more wires. I am a bit over electrical on my truck for a while. Just something simple.
     
  2. Reeeno403

    Reeeno403 hammerdownson

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    Glitter?
     
  3. NYCO

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    i think he ordered up some of those eyelash things you see on vw bugs
     
  4. CoTacoTRD

    CoTacoTRD [OP] He who walk with a Cane

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    Funny guys. :D

    All Finished and sealed up with some kick ass silicone. I will put the front end of my truck back together tomorrow. They turned out pretty good.

    [​IMG]
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    RockyMtnTRD McBuckets

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    Nice work gramps. :popcorn: for the picture with it all on there.
     
  6. NYCO

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    clever guy :thumbsup:

    [​IMG]
     
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    very nice! I'm interested to see how the bulb housing/compartment closest to the grill will look without the deflector piece in it.
     
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    Look at you go Eric. Those look good.
     
  9. NYCO

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    I am 98% LED inside and out already. Just have not done front turn signals nor any dash lights.
     
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    CoTacoTRD [OP] He who walk with a Cane

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    More wiring. Holy crap. Cool idea though. :goingcrazy:
     
  13. CoTacoTRD

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    Here is a one side shot on the truck.
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    I have to get a better full front shot cause the one I took looks goofy. Thanks for the compliments guys.
     
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    Jaime Maibatsu Monstrosity

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    Do you have any pics of how you trimmed your ARB for clearance?
     
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    Hoyal Whiskey bent and hell bound.

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    Tape off a line that you wanna follow and hit it with a grinder that has a cutting wheel.
     
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    Or if your crazy like my buddy just hit it with the grinder...no taping or marking a line. I think he will fine tune that job later.
    Ohhh the old ARB tire shredder. Sweet bumpers though!
     
  17. CoTacoTRD

    CoTacoTRD [OP] He who walk with a Cane

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    Sorry man. It was done quite some time ago as part of a charity fund raiser for Wheelers for the Wounded. I did not get pics. But what I did was straight line cut it with a plasma cutter. It meets up with the body line in the middle of the fender. Then we welded a piece of plate back on the end, ground it down and sprayed it black. Plenty of room so far and it should clear 35's in the future.
     
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    Nice build, subscribed.
    Thanks, Cam-shaft.
     
  19. CoTacoTRD

    CoTacoTRD [OP] He who walk with a Cane

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    Your welcome!
     
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    No worries - appreciate the description. I now have a pretty good sense for how and where you trimmed it from your pictures as well.
     

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