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 PostPosted: Wed Apr 18, 2007 10:13 pm 

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heres what ive got so far. I got my new bender a few weeks ago and trailrail302 and I started on the tube work last weekend. The basis of this rig will be a streetable 3 seater tube chassis with all the comforts of a 69 fj-40.:beerbang: but also the capability of a rock buggy.


how it started:

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off to the scrapper

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time to start buildin:

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and now CODY says: "GET BACK TO WORK!!!"

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 PostPosted: Wed Apr 18, 2007 10:58 pm 
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what are you going to do for a top, I notice its in the garage, but it doesn't look like it will fit on that chassis?

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 PostPosted: Wed Apr 18, 2007 11:15 pm 

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dang!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

it actually looks like you know what you are doing

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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 8:16 am 
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Looks "cruiserish" already :thumb:

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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 8:26 am 
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holy shit dude!

nice work! Hope to see it in person maybe this weekend :thumb:

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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 1:17 pm 

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sCoTtIe wrote:
what are you going to do for a top, I notice its in the garage, but it doesn't look like it will fit on that chassis?



I am sure my wife will have to make him a custom fit soft top. :beer:

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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 3:12 pm 

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trailrail302 wrote:
sCoTtIe wrote:
what are you going to do for a top, I notice its in the garage, but it doesn't look like it will fit on that chassis?



I am sure my wife will have to make him a custom fit soft top. :beer:


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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 4:31 pm 

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chevotaSS wrote:
trailrail302 wrote:
sCoTtIe wrote:
what are you going to do for a top, I notice its in the garage, but it doesn't look like it will fit on that chassis?



I am sure my wife will have to make him a custom fit soft top. :beer:


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:monkeyfk: :teehee:

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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 7:03 pm 

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Trailrig wrote:
chevotaSS wrote:
trailrail302 wrote:
sCoTtIe wrote:
what are you going to do for a top, I notice its in the garage, but it doesn't look like it will fit on that chassis?



I am sure my wife will have to make him a custom fit soft top. :beer:


:foshizzle:


3 seater hummmm
:monkeyfk: :teehee:


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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2007 7:35 pm 
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So the code name for the new Buggy is BMB?

thats coooo

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 PostPosted: Fri Apr 20, 2007 9:57 am 

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dont tell me you scraped those cruiser axles i wanted YOU BASTARD :slap:


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 PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2007 11:27 pm 
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But how will it flex?

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Two bee ore knot tubey. That is the question.


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 PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 5:08 pm 

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dont tell me you scraped those cruiser axles i wanted YOU BASTARD :slap:


Those aren't the yota axles u want


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 PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 6:06 pm 

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Elusive wrote:
BIGBADJMY wrote:
dont tell me you scraped those cruiser axles i wanted YOU BASTARD :slap:


Those aren't the yota axles u want


Why the hell not? What the fuck do you know? PFFFFFT!!!


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 PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 8:33 pm 

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Elusive wrote:
BIGBADJMY wrote:
dont tell me you scraped those cruiser axles i wanted YOU BASTARD :slap:


Those aren't the yota axles u want


what the hell do ya meam cruiser axles are stronger than pickup axles and iam sure not going with weighted down junker 44's ive watched cruiser axles hold up to 44 inch tires for a long while on my buddys white cruiser thats all the proof i need :slap:


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 PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2007 9:54 pm 

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THE PROOF IS IN THE PUDDING :thumb:

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 PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2007 9:32 pm 

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Nick what kind of dog is CODY??

I have a bermese mt / wrott mix that looks alot like him.

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 PostPosted: Wed May 02, 2007 9:51 am 

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KILLERB468 wrote:
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Nick what kind of dog is CODY??

I have a bermese mt / wrott mix that looks alot like him.

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I'll tell you what kind of dog Cody is...... He's an asshole.

F'in dog bit damn near every contestant at the misfit xmas party a couple years ago


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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 12:19 pm 

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dont fawk with the cody!!!

cody is a doberman blue tic hound mix. 65lbs.

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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 12:26 pm 

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got a little bit more done. to damn busy with wedding stuff to do much right now. after the honeymoon it will come together fast.

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goes threw the side of the cowl into the internal cage.

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think the t-case is to high?? i want to keep it total flat belly. but i have to raise the hell out of the t-case because of the stupid tallness of my stock adapter mount.
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front end

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inside door line and door latch

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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 1:17 pm 

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No, doesn't look too high, just might have to have the pass seat a bit higher than the drivers. Having a flat bottom will be worth it.

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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 1:21 pm 

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only other thing i can see is i might have to run a high agle driveline in the rear at full droop.. we shall see when i get it off the frame table and start setting up the suspension.

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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 1:27 pm 

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chevotaSS wrote:
only other thing i can see is i might have to run a high agle driveline in the rear at full droop.. we shall see when i get it off the frame table and start setting up the suspension.


just buy some 1410 yokes.... thats what I had to do

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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 2:52 pm 
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looks real good nick. i know someone who may soon have a th350- d300 adapter for sale if mine 300 doesnt hold up through memorial day.


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 PostPosted: Sat May 05, 2007 9:44 pm 

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let me know when you order your atlas then :thumb:

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