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Pig Punishers 1st gen build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Pig Punisher, Oct 25, 2010.

  1. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    I've had my 99 for a few months now ,and shes come a long way. This is what she looked like when I first got her for $3000.[​IMG][​IMG]

    How she sits today

    [​IMG]
     
  2. trd7

    trd7 4wd tacoma

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    nice truck for 3k ;) how many miles on it?
     
  3. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    My list of mods is pretty short so far
    99 tacoma trd 4x4 2.7 5 speed $3000
    Had rip in drivers seat replaced $80
    Replaced wore out factory billies w/ tec-one coilovers that I purchased from Teddygrahms $250...rear is still stock and terrible
    Got some 255/75/17 BFG KM's mounted on stock chevy steelies $750
    Had to have 1.5" wheel spacers to make that combo work $150
    Currently building .25" aluminum diamond plate skids I'm making them from drops I got for free!!! hopefully pics this weekend[​IMG]
     
  4. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    thanks 151,000. I bought it from a friend
     
  5. tacomazach

    tacomazach Well-Known Member

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    crap you got a great deal...
     
  6. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    I got my skid plates roughed out, pretty nice. No camera with me, so maybe friday before pics.
     
  7. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    Finished cutting out the skids last night, and bolted em up this morning for a test fit. Still have to take them off to debur and polish. what do ya think?[​IMG]
     
  8. rab89

    rab89 Well-Known Member

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    the diamond plate is totally ugly! :p maybe black?
     
  9. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    I wassn't so sure about it myself, but its thick and free. maybe I should have used the smooth side
     
  10. Unknown

    Unknown He who angers you conquers you

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    you got a deal,
     
  11. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    If I hadn't known the guy I bought it from I would have thought scam all the way
     
  12. Anthony250

    Anthony250 E-Fabber

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    I think the skid plate looks good , but use the flat side
     
  13. WASTE MANAGEMENT

    WASTE MANAGEMENT Well-Known Member

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    I would powder coat the skid. With the dimond side down it may be a little "grippy" on stuff.
     
  14. VirginiaBound

    VirginiaBound Whyareyoureadingthis?

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    Thats what she said. :p

    Your truck looks GREAT! Thats a steal that you got her for 3 grand.
     
  15. trd7

    trd7 4wd tacoma

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    I like the skid plate i think it looks great!
     
  16. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the comments guys.I think im gonna paint them charcoal, along with my wheels and grill center. If I scrape the paint its easier to redo than powdercoat.[​IMG] got me a thrush welded muffler $40
     
  17. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Some thoughts on my diamond plate: This stuff has been used for years as a non-slip surface for people to walk on. Probably not the best thing to use for a skid plate. My thinking at the time was that those little treads wouldn't hang me up, but in hindsight, when offroading every little bit helps. It's the details that make an ordinary rig, a great rig. So I am thinking of covering these with 1/8" blac[​IMG]k hard plastic, like a cutting board material. Let me know what you think.
     
  18. TxPreRunner

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    Absolutely nothing..for now..
    Awesome build so far.

    Could you take a pic of the truck from the side? If it's not too much trouble to ask.
     
  19. tacomazach

    tacomazach Well-Known Member

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    I think that would be good. I've got a good friend that has that cutting board material under his for all of his skids and they take a beating and are standing up great. looks good too..
     
  20. Pig Punisher

    Pig Punisher [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Walker Evans coilovers, 285/75/16 km2's, Allpro tube bumper, Warn m8000, custom spare tire carrier, rear bumper work in progress: the 99; tec one coilovers 32" km1's on 17" stock chevy steelies, 1.5" rear shackles
    Here's a pic from the side. Sorry for the night pics Iv'e been busy.[​IMG]
    I just have to find the material, and I'm cheap so I don't wanna pay much for it, that may take awhile.
     
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