1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

Started on my sliders

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas' started by HUNT, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    Notched out my pinch weld.
    [​IMG]
     
  2. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    2x2 3/16 wall[​IMG]
     
  3. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
  4. Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2010
    Member:
    #46536
    Messages:
    31,830
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Cody
    Kealakekua, Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    Lifted 00 TRD Off-Road
    fox extended travel remote resivoir coilovers, 14" eibach 600lb coils, All Pro tubular chromoly 1" uniball upper control arms, All Pro expedition leaf packs, 10" bilstein 5150 piggyback reservoir shocks 265/75r16 Goodyear wrangler MT/R kevlars wrapped around 16" Helo 791 gloss black, Mini H1 retrofits with 6000k bulbs, 18" magnaflow w/custom exhaust reroute various decals, Sockmonkey retro hood stripes
  5. Tacoma mud

    Tacoma mud Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 1, 2011
    Member:
    #59167
    Messages:
    445
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kyle
    TEXAS
    Vehicle:
    97' xtra cab sr5 4x4
    soon to come
    ¿No mas fotos?
     
  6. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
  7. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    I was going to buy a set , but decided I would try to build my own .Should have every thing mocked up by the weekend for final weld.
    using 2x2 3/16 square and 1 3/4 round for the outside.

    If they turn out like crap I will just order a set from JLEE.....
     
  8. 01Tac0ma

    01Tac0ma Bash Fabriction & Off-Road

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 2010
    Member:
    #38782
    Messages:
    6,162
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Chad
    West Columbia, SC
    Vehicle:
    SAS 01 TRD 4x4
    Look at build!
    Looks good so far, I built my own as well and while they arent the best looking and probably not the strongest they have held up to what's been thrown at them so far plus the fact of knowing you built something yourself is where its at and will make it all worth it in the end..i just wish i would have used some square to make the legs and main beam then round tube off of that like your doing...:thumbsup:
     
  9. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    Thanks...I love working on my own truck ,gives me a reason to buy cool tools...
     
  10. jgwheeler17

    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2010
    Member:
    #47112
    Messages:
    10,007
    Gender:
    Male
    NC
    Vehicle:
    07 Double Cab TRD Off-Road 4x4
    tint, dents, scratches, two blown speakers and trying to pay her off...
    cool!, sub'd. . . you just gonna leave those beads like that or wrap it all the way around the square tubing?
     
  11. JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2010
    Member:
    #40461
    Messages:
    15,114
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jerry
    Bay Area NorCal
    Vehicle:
    02 Extra cab SAS Linked front and rear
    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    Nice start & 3/16th 2x2 that's beefy :thumbsup:
     
  12. jgwheeler17

    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2010
    Member:
    #47112
    Messages:
    10,007
    Gender:
    Male
    NC
    Vehicle:
    07 Double Cab TRD Off-Road 4x4
    tint, dents, scratches, two blown speakers and trying to pay her off...
    and how would you know huh?! :rolleyes:
     
  13. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    Thanks Jlee, Kind of copying what you are building.But I'm sure my welds want be as Pretty.... Nice facebook page by the way....
     
  14. JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2010
    Member:
    #40461
    Messages:
    15,114
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Jerry
    Bay Area NorCal
    Vehicle:
    02 Extra cab SAS Linked front and rear
    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    Copy away I hope they go together easily. Are you bending the tube for the outer rails?
     
  15. TnRedNeck721

    TnRedNeck721 GO VOLS!

    Joined:
    Mar 10, 2011
    Member:
    #52731
    Messages:
    19,052
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Zach
    TN
    Vehicle:
    07 TRD off road 4WD
    No mud flaps, plasti dipped emblems, and rear bumper, Weather tech digital fit, Bed mat from tractor supply. Pioneer 4400BH head unit. B.A.M.F bed rail tie downs. AVS vent visors.
    nice work! :thumbsup:
     
  16. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    Time to get started !!!!!




    [​IMG]
     
  17. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    Also painted my pinch weld Black so it would blend in with the frame..


    [​IMG]
     
  18. x2468

    x2468 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 19, 2009
    Member:
    #19879
    Messages:
    1,638
    Gender:
    Male
    Tallahassee
    Vehicle:
    '02 TRD 4wd V6 Xcab Sr5
    I wish I could weld.....
     
  19. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
    Welded with a stick 7018 rod...Hope they hold.



    [​IMG]
     
  20. HUNT

    HUNT [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2010
    Member:
    #39758
    Messages:
    264
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Tommy
    Wildwood Ga
    Vehicle:
    2003 Double cab 4x4
    Bilstein 5100 set @ 0, OME 881,Wheelers 5-leaf, OME NitroCharger Sport shocks, 4-RUNNER LIMITED WHEELS, Duratracs, 265/75/16
To Top