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SeattleCoug's Black Beauty Build

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by SeattleCoug, Jun 19, 2013.

  1. Jul 13, 2013 at 7:17 PM
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    Dodger24

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    Interior -Okole Seat Covers Exterior -LT 265/75/16 -EGR In-Channel Window Visors -Short Antenna -Amber Fog Light Covers -PlastiDip Grill
    Nice, the derp looks clean. I think im going to do it, once I have the time. Do you know how it last in the rain?
     
  2. Jul 13, 2013 at 8:11 PM
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    SeattleCoug

    SeattleCoug [OP] Washington State University

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    Thanks, I've only had it on for about 2 months now but they haven't peeled, bubbled or had anything go wrong with them. Like I told you before, it's definitely all about the prep work and getting that 1st coat down on there with no runs (and I like the 1st coat nice & thick).

    If you happen to mess up and peeling it isn't that easy then just spray some WD40 on the plasti-dip and it will wipe right off.
     
  3. Jul 16, 2013 at 11:36 PM
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    SeattleCoug

    SeattleCoug [OP] Washington State University

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  4. Jul 16, 2013 at 11:38 PM
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    SeattleCoug

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    Derped the Rims
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  5. Jul 17, 2013 at 9:18 AM
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    Spectre Intake, custom exhuast, ultragauge, bedlined bumpers and grill, ARE shell, jvc headunit, bottle opener in bed, satoshi, hella 500ffs behind grill
    How did you do the temperature gauge in the clock location?
     
  6. Jul 17, 2013 at 9:26 AM
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    SeattleCoug

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    The gauge is battery operated (good for something like 5 years) and then I just cut a rectangular hole out of the clock plastic, popped in the temperature gauge and then routed the wire and metal end where it tells the temp. down to around my bumper somewhere.
     
  7. Jul 17, 2013 at 10:51 AM
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    SeattleCoug

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    01-04 Center Console

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  8. Jul 24, 2013 at 8:12 PM
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    SeattleCoug

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    CB Radio Install

    During View:
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    Installed View:
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    Driving View:
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    Straight on View:
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    How Much it Sticks Out:
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  9. Jul 24, 2013 at 8:15 PM
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    SeattleCoug

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    Gun Rack

    I used two original holes that were already drilled in my bedliner/the roof. For the bottom of the gun rack I drilled (2) holes and threaded sheet metal screws through the rear wall of the extra cab.

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    Finished:
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  10. Jul 26, 2013 at 8:24 PM
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    SeattleCoug

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    CB Mounted and a fresh Wash

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  11. Jul 26, 2013 at 8:34 PM
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    Fiolo

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    Very clean ride op! Keep up the good work , oh btw what cb radio is that , I been looking for a good one to get and how much did you get it for if you don't mind me asking
     
  12. Jul 26, 2013 at 8:45 PM
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    Thanks!
    I'll just post the whole set up incase any others stumble across this build & wonder what the heck I have going on:


    CB Radio: Uniden Pro 520XL http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00004VXNI/ref=oh_details_o08_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    Coaxial Cable:
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B006NTK3MM/ref=oh_details_o07_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    90 Degree Elbow for the Ashtray Location Mount
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004EEKDDW/ref=oh_details_o06_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    Antenna:
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002TJX7IC/ref=oh_details_o06_s01_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    Antenna Spring:
    http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00042LC9M/ref=oh_details_o06_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

    FireStik Antenna Stud Mount K4A:
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/271083255350?ssPageName=STRK:MEWNX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1497.l2649

    and then finally the actual antenna mounting bracket for the tailgate was from Bay Area Metal Fabrication (B.A.M.F.):
    http://bayareametalfab.com/CB mounts.html
     
  13. Jul 26, 2013 at 8:54 PM
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    Thanks man ! really big help , saved me alot of work , probably will be my next mod
     
  14. Jul 26, 2013 at 9:04 PM
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    SeattleCoug

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    Heck yeah, no problem :thumbsup:
     
  15. Jul 27, 2013 at 11:39 AM
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    Had a little...
    Photo Shoot

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    Well it wasn't much of one since we (my Dad and I) mainly went to the parking lot to tune our new CB's but I couldn't help snapping a few pics :D
     
  16. Jul 27, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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    Nice looking rig man, is that the church on 175th up in Shoreline?
     
  17. Jul 27, 2013 at 3:05 PM
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    Debadged and painted, plasti-dip bumper , Sock monkey decals, tool box, K&N cold air intake, flag holder/fishing pole holder, Satoshi, magnaflow 40 series, spidertrax wheel spacers, map lights, led reverse lights, led dash assembly lights, roof top LED bar
    Nice decals did you get them from steelcityairman?
     
  18. Jul 27, 2013 at 6:58 PM
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    SeattleCoug

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    I got them from eBay, here's the link to the page:
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/321141586138



    Yep, it sure is!
     
  19. Jul 27, 2013 at 9:33 PM
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    Nice! Im down around 145th, I'll be sure to keep an eye out for your truck.
     
  20. Jul 27, 2013 at 9:35 PM
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    Fiolo

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    Oh wow the seller lives in my town almost , maybe I should just pic one up
     
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