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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. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:48 PM
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    Blackdawg

    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    The awnings or annex?

    Awning are totally separate from the tent and need setup when ever ya want. Easy to setup nice to have two people.

    Annex is the part that hangs off the tent. They are also separate of the tent and do not need setup every time you set up the tent.
     
  2. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:50 PM
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    I didn't even see my annex in the box/package but I wasn't looking that hard.

    The awning above the door(s) and windows need the rods thru them, thats an every time set up I would imagine and sounds correct by your statement above?
     
  3. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:57 PM
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    Blackdawg

    Blackdawg [OP] Dr. Frankenstein

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    The tarp that covers the tent does need the poles put in every time for the bachelor. Or at least one door to get in and out easily. Windows are optional of course. I often don't set them up.

    If you have a Shasta yu won't have to use any poles if your just getting n and crashing. Why? Because the 3' overhang that covers the ladder has a larger curved aluminum pole that holds the whole thing up.

    In my setup video at the end point that's how I often sleep just cause it's late and I'm ready to just crash.

    If I have time I setup both doors and windows.
     
  4. Jul 17, 2013 at 7:59 PM
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    I got the hood. :cool: I am super excited to put it all together, I know it will make more sense once I get hands on.
     
  5. Jul 17, 2013 at 9:29 PM
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    Damn! Why so big?? My dad got the Helen's.

    But either way..same thing..just larger haha
     
  6. Jul 17, 2013 at 9:33 PM
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    for 50$ more than I paid for the bachelor I couldn't refuse.
     
  7. Jul 17, 2013 at 9:46 PM
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    Haha true I suppose. I just have no need for it that big. Truck only holds two people and I like being able to store more stuff on my bed rack.

    Just me tho.
     
  8. Jul 17, 2013 at 10:01 PM
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    Defiantly might sacrifice a little bit of storage space, should work out okay. I like having room for guests if need be and also if something ridiculous did happen, i'd rather not buy a new tent.
     
  9. Jul 17, 2013 at 10:02 PM
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    A guest?? Haha I fit a guest easy. You be able to have a slumber party in there!! Haha
     
  10. Jul 17, 2013 at 11:52 PM
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    Welp

    Marlin crawler kit back ordered. I need a clutch next week.

    Going wi the 1,600lb cemetric cliche kit from trial gear.
     
  11. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:13 AM
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    Are you in Laramie now or something?
     
  12. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:15 AM
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    Noooooo. Screw that place. Lol

    I'm in Deadhorse AK. Be in wy/co for a few weeks then head to St. Louis for school. Build will stop till Xmas. Hopefully 4.88s will be installed then as ill be tubing Frankenstein and installing my 35s finally!
     
  13. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:15 AM
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    Noooooo. Screw that place. Lol

    I'm in Deadhorse AK. Be in wy/co for a few weeks then head to St. Louis for school. Build will stop till Xmas. Hopefully 4.88s will be installed then as ill be tubing Frankenstein and installing my 35s finally!
     
  14. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:18 AM
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    Awesome! I think I recall you saying something about working up there with your dad or something. Prudhoe bay maybe. IDK

    Anyway, 35s, right on!
     
  15. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:20 AM
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    Well ya I'm working with my dad haha more or less..I never see him really..he is a big boss and I'm a lowly shop/yard bitch hahaha

    But yes!! 35s!! :goingcrazy: I think it'll fill out awesome.. Not to mention a wider stance still..as the rims are less BS then my current ones..ha
     
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    Take some pictures for me. I will probly be doing mine in the next couple weeks
     
  17. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:24 AM
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    You know me. I take almost too many pictures now :laugh:

    Ill be sure to take lots.
     
  18. Jul 18, 2013 at 12:34 AM
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    Nice!


    and yeah glad you're not in Laramie haha
     
  19. Jul 18, 2013 at 6:35 AM
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    Ya I hate that town. Idk why. It just annoys me.
     
  20. Jul 21, 2013 at 11:13 PM
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    Hey I see here you used the Rustoleum bed liner.... how has that held up??? I just sprayed my fender flares with it a week ago and am wondering how they hold up.... but I'm REALLY wondering how your Elite bumper from Tim is holding up?! I just placed an order tonight for one and would like to do this if it holds up well
     

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