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Started on my sliders

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by HUNT, Nov 2, 2011.

  1. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:38 PM
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    HUNT

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    Notched out my pinch weld.
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  2. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    2x2 3/16 wall[​IMG]
     
  3. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:41 PM
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  6. Nov 2, 2011 at 6:56 PM
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    HUNT

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    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. Nov 2, 2011 at 7:45 PM
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    01Tac0ma

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    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. Nov 3, 2011 at 3:13 PM
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    Thanks...I love working on my own truck ,gives me a reason to buy cool tools...
     
  10. Nov 3, 2011 at 3:16 PM
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    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

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    cool!, sub'd. . . you just gonna leave those beads like that or wrap it all the way around the square tubing?
     
  11. Nov 3, 2011 at 3:16 PM
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    Nice start & 3/16th 2x2 that's beefy :thumbsup:
     
  12. Nov 3, 2011 at 3:22 PM
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    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

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  13. Nov 3, 2011 at 3:32 PM
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    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. Nov 4, 2011 at 8:13 AM
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    Copy away I hope they go together easily. Are you bending the tube for the outer rails?
     
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  16. Nov 6, 2011 at 8:28 AM
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    Time to get started !!!!!




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  17. Nov 6, 2011 at 8:30 AM
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    Also painted my pinch weld Black so it would blend in with the frame..


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  18. Nov 6, 2011 at 10:11 AM
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    I wish I could weld.....
     
  19. Nov 6, 2011 at 2:27 PM
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    HUNT

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    Welded with a stick 7018 rod...Hope they hold.



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