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Kappes03's Storm Trooper..ish Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by Kappes03, Mar 13, 2013.

  1. Mar 13, 2013 at 4:34 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    ToyTec Coilovers 285/70/17 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Finally starting a build thread per a few requests haha.
    2009 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road 6 speed manual

    How she sits today
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    Day I brought her home

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    Sitting next to my 2003 Honda CBR 600 RR that ended up getting stolen one random night 

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    Added 275/70/17 Nitto Terra Grapplers with KMC Revolvers and Tuff Country spacer plus AAL

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    Up in San Isabel near my dad’s place

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    Kingston’s Peak

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    Added a couple Hella Rallye’s 4,000 mounted on CrossFab light bar. Wired directly to the battery with a switch inside

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    Pioneer head unit with Nav and Scan Gauge II

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    The switch is for the Hella’s

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    Painted the grill flat black

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    Taco’s on the beach 2011

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    Sometime prior to sliders

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    First set of sliders was done by a guy locally. Cut me a pretty good deal since I asked for a kick-out and he didn’t do it

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    Heading out camping

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    The tent Gary whipped out stumbling around

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    Waldorf Mine

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    Toytec Coil Overs added, still have the same AAL

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    Changed Hella Covers so I didn’t have to keep taking them off

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    Anytime fog mod

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    Arctic Yellow Fogs

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    285 Duratracs

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    Couple weeks later… fortunately it was a half inch screw

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    BAMF Rear Diff Skid

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    BAMF Sliders

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    Out with the old

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    In with the new

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    Hi-Lift mount, ordered a 48”, received a 60”, I’ll take it. Mounted on ATO bed mount

    Also BAMF sticker

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    Mounted the CB here, little radio shack cheapy. Weather Tech Floors mats and Wet Okley Seat Covers which I don't have a pic of are also installed

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    2011 MG Grill

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    To be continued….
     
    Last edited: Oct 26, 2014
  2. Mar 13, 2013 at 4:45 PM
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    Blacktacoma23

    Blacktacoma23 The Dank Tank

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    Never thought Id see the day!

    Lookin good Mike :headbang:
     
  3. Mar 13, 2013 at 4:56 PM
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    NYCO

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    love how after all these years, you make a build thread when you're 3000 miles from your truck :laugh:


    when's it making the journey north?
     
  4. Mar 13, 2013 at 5:10 PM
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    CoTacoTRD

    CoTacoTRD He who walk with a Cane

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    A little of this and a little of that.
    It's about damn time. :D
     
  5. Mar 13, 2013 at 5:23 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    ToyTec Coilovers 285/70/17 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Thanks man

    Haha yea pretty random. My sister treks out to Dallas TX in a couple weeks, then about a couple weeks on a boat to get shipped here. It's gonna travel through the Panama Canal

    Yea yea, I figured by the 10th pm or so I better do it
     
  6. Mar 13, 2013 at 5:32 PM
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    NYCO

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    quite the round about way to alaska...
     
  7. Mar 14, 2013 at 12:22 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    Only way a ship can go haha
     
  8. Mar 14, 2013 at 4:24 PM
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    CoTacoTRD

    CoTacoTRD He who walk with a Cane

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    Don't worry it will get there and 2 weeks later you will be re-assigned to the South Pole. :D
     
  9. Mar 14, 2013 at 11:21 PM
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    423 TACO

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    Looks good man can't wait to see it up here in person!
     
  10. Mar 15, 2013 at 3:22 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    Haha fortunately that won't happen but that would suck..
    Won't be too much longer now!
     
  11. Mar 16, 2013 at 4:43 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

    RockyMtnTRD McBuckets

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    Looking good man!
     
  12. Mar 19, 2013 at 10:57 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    Thanks man. I sure do miss it! I've only driven it for about 15 days in the last 10 months!
     
  13. Apr 21, 2013 at 10:28 AM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    My truck finally arrived from Colorado the other day. I only drove for about 10 days since last May! I've been driving all weekend haha
     
  14. Apr 21, 2013 at 5:26 PM
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    is it frozen yet?
     
  15. Apr 21, 2013 at 5:29 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    Been pretty warm up here, 45 degrees :D
     
  16. May 22, 2013 at 8:31 AM
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    Nice build
     
  17. Jun 14, 2013 at 5:10 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    She made her way up here about a month ago... FIIIIIIIIINALLY

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  18. Jun 14, 2013 at 5:16 PM
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    Great looking truck! Lift and tires fit well.
     
  19. Jun 26, 2013 at 9:30 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    ToyTec Coilovers 285/70/17 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    Few pics from back in Colorado

    First wheeling trip
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  20. Jun 26, 2013 at 9:37 PM
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    Kappes03

    Kappes03 [OP] Legend of the UG

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    ToyTec Coilovers 285/70/17 Goodyear Duratracs XD Revolvers BAMF rear diff skid, BAMF sliders Custom exhaust, AFE Pro Dry, ScanGuage II
    First Alaskan wheeling trip:

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    Amazing 360 views

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    Luke in some deep mud
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    Repping the Colorado plates
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