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The Frankenstein Build! LT/Expo/Trail rig..and BS

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds (1995-2004)' started by Blackdawg, May 28, 2011.

  1. May 16, 2013 at 4:45 PM
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    Blackdawg

    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    Yea could save a grand or so..

    Still gonna run 4k almost.
     
  2. May 16, 2013 at 4:48 PM
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    Yeah, I'm about to attempt to price everything out to get a rough estimate for full LT...
     
  3. May 16, 2013 at 4:54 PM
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    Depends on how deep your going. Basic kit or full out

    8-10k basic can be less if you can DIY a lot

    10-16k for full out I'd say.
     
  4. May 16, 2013 at 5:22 PM
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    Yeah... The more I look, the more appealing mid-travel looks...

    I'd love to have LT, but I'm not sure if I'd be out in the dunes enough to justify the price the more I think about it. I might just end up going with a really nice mid-travel setup.... :eek:
     
  5. May 16, 2013 at 5:36 PM
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    Nothing wrong with that man. Mid travel will take you many places. Plus it keeps the rig sorta stock so maintenance is easier and the ride stays quiet and smooth.
     
  6. May 16, 2013 at 5:41 PM
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    Yeah it's probably best unfortunately haha with me being in New Mexico this summer I'm going to get the itch for LT again I'm sure!

    But I want to turn this thing into a vehicle that I can drive down the road to a trail, make it down the trail, and camp out for the weekend out of my truck. I like my suspension that I have right now, but I'd like a smoother ride when hitting bumps over 10mph haha
     
  7. May 16, 2013 at 6:28 PM
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    Mid travel will do that man. And more. Really it's the best option for a good comfortable and capable expo rig.

    But yea..will always want the crazy stuff haha
     
  8. May 16, 2013 at 8:03 PM
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    Late in this discussion but I say go crawl box then save for a ARB in the rear... but I am biased
     
  9. May 16, 2013 at 8:05 PM
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    Yeah, you're right. By this time next year I should have an RTT setup and be spending a lot of my weekends camping! I keep showing my gf the pic of your tent setup, and she gets all excited about me getting one haha
     
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  10. May 16, 2013 at 8:11 PM
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  11. May 16, 2013 at 8:19 PM
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    :facepalm: I would have walked right into that one! I changed the wording of my original post.... :eek:
     
  12. May 16, 2013 at 8:30 PM
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    I like it :cool: haha what I'd want really..

    Lol! Hell ya man :cool: they are awesome.

    And really if I did extended fun coilovers UCAs I'd have pretty good travel all around to take me many a place.

    :laughing:
     
  13. May 16, 2013 at 8:38 PM
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    Haha yeah, I'm debating going with Icon or Fox extended coilovers with resies in the rear, and also run expo leafs, and all pro UCA's.

    Don't laugh! It only encourages him...
     
  14. May 16, 2013 at 8:53 PM
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    You mean icon or fox extended coilover with resis in the front..and a 11" shocks out back with the expos haha
     
  15. May 16, 2013 at 8:57 PM
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    Hmm, I worded that terribly... Haha

    I was thinking I'd go with extended up front and resies in the back. Or do you think I'd be better off with just resies up front. Heck, I'm not even sure if I'll need resies at all haha :confused:
     
  16. May 16, 2013 at 9:00 PM
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    Resis all around man! Case you ever want to hit the whoops. Cause you can with a good mid travel setup. Cooling is great for shocks man.
     
  17. May 16, 2013 at 9:07 PM
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    Hmm, curse you and your good reasoning causing me to spend more money in the future! :D

    Seems that I come up with more and more stuff I want to buy every time I post in this thread! Haha

    Hmm, $2700 for everything before shipping...
     
  18. May 16, 2013 at 9:15 PM
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    Cheaper then just the LT front kit...before shocks...hahahahahahaha

    So I'm really saving you money..haha
     
  19. May 16, 2013 at 9:25 PM
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    Haha I guess you could say that... Plus that also means I don't have to wait for a new DD before I upgrade the suspension...
     
  20. May 16, 2013 at 9:30 PM
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    Exactly!!

    Will work great.
     
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