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Mountain Man Limousine-NativeTaco's Build

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Builds' started by NativeTaco, May 31, 2012.

  1. Blackdawg

    Blackdawg Dr. Frankenstein

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    Do t worry even mine are angled and still work great as steps.
     
  2. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    For pregnant women and small children? ;) j doubt that it would make much difference though. Maybe 2" difference
     
  3. Blackdawg

    Blackdawg Dr. Frankenstein

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    An much is a mile for clearance and wheel travel though...just saying..haha
     
  4. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Yeah that's what I'm saying too. If I angle them just a little I can take advantage of those things you said and still have them act as steps. 2 inches on a step isn't too much difference. 2inches in ground clearance can be huge.
     
  5. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Got some work done on the sliders. My bro was putting down some great welds
    [​IMG]
     
  6. Blacktacoma23

    Blacktacoma23 The Dank Tank

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    Happy birthday!
     
  7. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Thanks Matt!
     
  8. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Got the cb setup. A buddy said he had some hi lift mounts for me, just need to go pick them up. Now it is just maintenance and planning for how I will pack that needs to be done before Moab :woot:
     
  9. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Had a blast up on 7 mile canyon yesterday. This pic is of the first time I got a wheel off the ground. It's not much but the shadow also takes away some of the impact [​IMG]
     
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  10. Blacktacoma23

    Blacktacoma23 The Dank Tank

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    Hell ya ^


    ayy edit your title my dude! :D
    NativeTaco is in the building
     
  11. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    That's an excellent idea, hope you don't mind if I use it!
     
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    OME 2.5" lift, 285/75/16 Fierce Attitude, 16x8 Konig Countersteer wheels, BAMF sliders, Wicked Flow muffler, Leer 100R Shell, Weathertechs
    Good looking truck.
     
  13. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Thanks a lot man!
     
  14. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    1st of May and we get this
    [​IMG]
    And it is heavy!
     
  15. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Been working on my sliders and drinking PBR. Okay so I did the cutting and grinding while my bro did the welding. There are a few of my welds, but just enough to see why I had him do the rest :)
    [​IMG]
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  16. Tonto27

    Tonto27 We came, we saw, we kicked its ass!

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    looking good buddy :thumbsup:
     
  17. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Got the sliders done... Well not painted but at least they are on
    [​IMG]
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    [​IMG]
    Took a lot longer than expected because the welder had to be used on 110v to get a cord long enough to go to the driveway and kept tripping the breaker. And of course after I got one plate welded on I discovered that I needed to grind the paint off of the frame before starting to get a good ground. That made for interesting welding: having to burn through the paint before it started welding right. Oh and I kept starting fires under the truck by forgetting about the little plastic clips that hold the brake lines to the frame. almost melted one brake line :eek:, but it is still relatively intact...:eek:
     
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    Oh god! Hope the brakes still work!


    :D
     
  19. NativeTaco

    NativeTaco [OP] Counting days until June...

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    Yeah I was a little cautious on the way home from my brother's house (where i did the welding) to make sure the lines held up. I can't believe that I didn't see that coming. I felt really dumb...
     
  20. Tonto27

    Tonto27 We came, we saw, we kicked its ass!

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    A bumper here, some tires there..... you know, stuff.
    c'mon man!!!


    looks good though. superb execution good sir.:proposetoast:
     
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