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Houston, We have lift off!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by RelentlessFab, May 27, 2009.

  1. May 27, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    RelentlessFab

    RelentlessFab [OP] Tacoma offroad armor fabricating beast Vendor

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    I've been building some rock sliders in my college fab shop over the last month and a half...... here they are, finally painted and on the truck!
    Material is .120" wall 2" HREW tube, and .120" wall 2x3" HREW tube along with 1/4" thick 'L' bracket mounts and gussets. They're hella beefy!:D
    Starting with a few raw pics during the build......
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    Lift off! I was itching to finally throw my hi-lift under and see if there was any flexing..... there wasn't any at all with the full weight of 1/2 the truck on it.
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  2. May 27, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    vtragweed

    vtragweed Beef Slut

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    bad ass man, nicely done
     
  3. May 27, 2009 at 4:52 PM
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    vtragweed

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    wanna make me some?
     
  4. May 27, 2009 at 4:56 PM
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    GoBlueFan

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    those look very nice. Now ya gotta go find some rocks to slide around on.:D
     
  5. May 27, 2009 at 5:01 PM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    nicely done man!
     
  6. May 27, 2009 at 5:02 PM
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    jdkeller

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    job well done
     
  7. May 27, 2009 at 5:05 PM
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    Anathollo

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    Great Job! Those are some well-built sliders!
     
  8. May 27, 2009 at 5:47 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    Thanks for the compliments everyone!
     
  9. May 27, 2009 at 5:50 PM
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    brian

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    I give ya 200 and whatever for shipping to Astoria :) I can make my family ship them from there ^_^
     
  10. May 27, 2009 at 5:51 PM
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    eordonez

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  11. May 27, 2009 at 6:53 PM
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    Nice looking sliders! Well done!
     
  12. May 27, 2009 at 7:00 PM
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    Nice job, now for your homework assignment you need to make about one hundred more pair.
    Reps to you for a fine job.
    :thumbsup:
     
  13. May 27, 2009 at 7:02 PM
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    Really good looking build man. Rep 4 u!!
     
  14. May 27, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Thanks guys.

    I'd love to make more, but until I have my own shop equipment and a jig or something to make the process quicker, it doesn't look like its gonna happen.:(
     
  15. May 27, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    Looks awsome man, good job. Have been wanting to do this myself but lack the bender. Did you use a tubing bender or did you heat/ bend it on something round?
     
  16. May 27, 2009 at 7:35 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    I used an air over hydraulic Tube shark bender.
     
  17. May 27, 2009 at 7:52 PM
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    :D Very nice! Good job!
     
  18. May 27, 2009 at 7:55 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    damn fine job on the sliders man!!!!
     
  19. May 27, 2009 at 7:59 PM
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    T@co_Pr3runn3r

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    Fuck, I'm on the way there to pick up some! Throw another set like those together, I'm on the way. Got GPS. See ya in about 27 hrs. That should be plenty of time since you got it down now huh?
     
  20. May 27, 2009 at 8:33 PM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the Taco's.... new truck is pretty stock
    Thanks again guys.

    LOL. I think I have twice that much into them. They just seemed to take forever but you're right, now that i've done one set I know all the measurements and I could probably do more sets in less than 1/2 the time. If I had 10 or so sets to do and just cut all the pieces, jiged them up and thew them together like that, then I can see doing 2 sets in a day(with the legs and gussets already welded in).
     
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