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my rotted yj (getting a new chassis)
 
 PostPosted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 8:15 am 

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well i gota jeep. and with all the rot its looking like a buggy build.

heres the nasty of it


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 PostPosted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 9:07 am 
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not to be discouraging but that thing is a pos


im guessing you bought it for the d train.

keep us updated on the project

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 PostPosted: Mon Jul 27, 2009 2:30 pm 

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bought it for drivetrain and the tub. cause i plan on cutting it up anyways...

its a learning project before i try my hands at a buggy. i've seen what yall do with tubes and it amazes me how fast u can work.

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 PostPosted: Tue Jul 28, 2009 5:56 pm 

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so question... when building a soa setup what do yall recomend??? the perch kit from rubicon express??

i am also looking at buying a set of k10 blazer axles. so maybe i can move those stock perches into the stock yj location??


oh the other option seems to be waggy springs soa in the rear

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 PostPosted: Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:09 pm 
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johnnystorm wrote:
so question... when building a soa setup what do yall recomend???

A frame strong enough to support springs.

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 PostPosted: Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:02 pm 

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strangler wrote:
johnnystorm wrote:
so question... when building a soa setup what do yall recomend???

A frame strong enough to support springs.


thats the new light weight version.

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 PostPosted: Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:12 pm 
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johnnystorm wrote:
strangler wrote:
johnnystorm wrote:
so question... when building a soa setup what do yall recomend???

A frame strong enough to support springs.


thats the new light weight version.


How much life insurance do you have?

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 PostPosted: Tue Jul 28, 2009 10:18 pm 

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lol life insurance is provided through work... its like 50k so im good. rofl. come on give me some cred it will bet fully patched before anything else happens.

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 PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 3:53 pm 

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Thats not a patchable frame. When they rot all the way around like that, one word comes to mind: replacement.


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 PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:33 pm 

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I dunno, a little POR15 and that'll be as good as new.


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 PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 7:42 pm 

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I dunno, a little POR15 and that'll be as good as new.


You're right, afterall it IS an AMC product. Good as new.


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 PostPosted: Thu Jul 30, 2009 12:17 pm 
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looks like a real clean base to start with, this should be a good build

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 PostPosted: Sun Aug 02, 2009 9:38 am 

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well looks like im using this as a parts jeep to another one i found. going to probably use this tub for a comp cut since i'd feel bad cutting up the clean tub the new one is coming with.

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 PostPosted: Sun Aug 02, 2009 10:27 am 
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I hope you have strong shoulders and thick skin. Its gonna get brutal around here.

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 PostPosted: Sun Aug 02, 2009 7:44 pm 

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its cool ive been around a bit... seems like u guys actually know what ur doing as opposed to the social web wheeling of MiChIgAn JeEPeRs. but yah its cool.

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