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

Discussion in '1st Gen. Builds' started by Blackdawg, May 28, 2011.

  1. PcBuilder14

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    What did you use to paint it?
     
  2. Blackdawg

    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    Dupilcolor bed liner. Used it on bed rack and both bumpers.
     
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    Hmm, cool. I'm debating whether to use bedliner or satin black paint. I hear good and bad about both...
     
  4. Blackdawg

    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    Yea gonna have to repaint them no matter what.
     
  5. BradyT88

    BradyT88 Skinkwerks Rockware & Fabrication!!

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    Those welds look great Monte! Nice work!:thumbsup:
     
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    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    Thanks man!

    Makes me feel better if I decide to swap a 2nd gen front end and engages cantilever kit. I think can trust my welds now p
     
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    Monte your welds look excellent man. i dont lay beads that smooth and nothing has fallen off yet:D your fine!
     
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    BradyT88 Skinkwerks Rockware & Fabrication!!

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    I may hit you up for a rear bedcage or something. You or Ben I guess. I think you might be closer. I'm thinking the 37" tires plan is going to be a flop so maybe I can keep pushing for an LT rear:D
     
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    Haha! Thanks man! :cool:

    I need a tube bender. Then I'd be down. That would be a fun project no doubt.
     
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    In late, as usual... Like everyone else already said, good job on those welds! I'm jealous of your skill on that.
     
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    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    Thanks man!!

    I'm glad I learned. Now I just gotta decide wth to weld up next..haha

    Actually I have to fix my skid..

    But then!

    Either I guess save up for rear cantilever setup..

    Or find a wrecked 2nd gen with a good front end frame and suspension..

    Oh my..the plans..the money..
     
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    How do I make that my signature line!
     
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    Ha!

    That's 2 sigs I'm in in like 2 weeks..I need to shut my mouth...
     
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    Impressive looking welds there buddy. I'm pretty sure you will not be able to bend it there again.

    x2 :eek:

    :rolleyes: <cough> frame plates <cough>
     
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    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    Thanks Mike! I doubt it'll bend again either :cool:

    And yea..I really should do frame plates...

    Can I borrow yours :D seeing as they are just collecting dust...haha
     
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    Its a vertical, circular weld on the plates. At least that is the way my mercer plate are cut out.

    :pray:


    edit: I saw what you did there...
     
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    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    :D I'd make sure they were...used well...haha product testing! :D

    And yea most are like that. CBIs are the same.
     
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    I don't think he is making them any more.
     
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    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    CBI does. 70 bucks I think.
     
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    I'm guessing you could make yourself some fairly easily.

    Whip out that Oxy-Acetylene welding outfit your dad used to cut up that 1/4" stuff and make yourself some.
     
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