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New Rig

Discussion in 'Other Builds' started by Taco76087, Dec 4, 2010.

  1. Mar 2, 2011 at 12:14 PM
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    Taco76087

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    Before we tore into it with the sander
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    Got rid of the pinch weld on the back
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    The top that had all the holes
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    Hedman Header we picked up for $50
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    Greasable Shackles for front and rear, we also got new lift springs
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    Painted plastics for seats, and console, kick panel, etc. Seats are being redone
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    Lockright
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  2. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:05 PM
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    TyT

    TyT Thank you to all our miltary personnel for serving

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    sweet man keep up the good work and just out of curiosity where and how did you learn to do stuff like this? Ive ALWAYS wanted to learn vechicle stuff and welding etc but im in college for business not tech school so how can I learn?

    Ty
     
  3. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:15 PM
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    Taco76087

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    I'm in college right now too, and I learned from my dad, and he learned from his dad, I had an old chevy before this, and bodywork, and bondo, I got a lot of practice in on that truck. Welding, just kind of learned as we went, as my dad and I aren't experienced welders, but can now lay down a respectable weld. I'd say the best way to learn, would be in my experience, hands on, small project.
     
  4. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:16 PM
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  5. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:23 PM
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    What year is your truck? Looks like a pre 85 I think it was...efi and stright axle...great work...keep it up
     
  6. Mar 3, 2011 at 9:25 PM
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    Taco76087

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    It's an 85, only year with EFI and the Solid Axle.
     
  7. Mar 4, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    TyT

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    Cant you like accidently kill yourself etc etc though?
     
  8. Mar 6, 2011 at 1:52 PM
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    Got new Outlaw II lookalikes and 35'' BF Goodrich KM2 Mud Terrains
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    Got the rear end out, to bead blast it and get ready for the gears, then set it back in to see the lift mocked up. Also took off the front end (fenders,hood, and cowl)
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  9. Mar 8, 2011 at 5:26 PM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

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  10. Mar 8, 2011 at 5:28 PM
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  11. Mar 19, 2011 at 2:02 PM
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    Got the front axle out to clean, and put the gears in.
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  12. Mar 19, 2011 at 2:08 PM
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    Seats got redone
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  13. Mar 19, 2011 at 2:08 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    Very nice, glad you decided to fix the rust the right way.
     
  14. Mar 19, 2011 at 2:10 PM
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    Thanks man, Just wish whoever had done the bodywork before did it the right way :p
     
  15. Apr 19, 2011 at 8:33 PM
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    Its gonna be at Bridgeport
     
  17. Apr 19, 2011 at 8:38 PM
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  18. Jun 6, 2011 at 8:29 AM
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    Do you still have the push pull steering box? Cant tell from the pics. The IFS steering box upgrade is a must do to the 84 and down runners and trucks. When you do that, you can push your front axle forward a couple inches so it doesent eat up your wheel well.

    Good progress so far
     
  19. Jun 6, 2011 at 12:11 PM
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    Yeah it still has the stock steering, we put the drag link on, but we need the IFS box, do you combine that with high steer?
     
  20. Jun 6, 2011 at 12:20 PM
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    yes, combine that with Hi Steer.

    Id beef up that front hanger or replace it too while you have everything out :)
     
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