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Old 03-21-2012, 06:42 AM   #151 (permalink)
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I would not have thought this. If you guys do this kind of work at a "hobby"....I can't imagine what you could do if you made it your primary focus!!
This is what I was thinking. My jaw dropped when he put that!
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Old 03-21-2012, 10:10 AM   #152 (permalink)
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I would not have thought this. If you guys do this kind of work at a "hobby"....I can't imagine what you could do if you made it your primary focus!!
HObby or not, got any openings


No seriously....
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Old 03-31-2012, 05:47 PM   #153 (permalink)
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Radiator in and stainless/silicone plumbing completed along with the hydraulic circuit.

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Old 03-31-2012, 06:26 PM   #154 (permalink)
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I would not have thought this. If you guys do this kind of work at a "hobby"....I can't imagine what you could do if you made it your primary focus!!
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Old 03-31-2012, 08:15 PM   #155 (permalink)
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The food industry does some really nice hygienic stainless work too.......it all comes together now. I have a buddy that builds breweries by day and some beautiful hot rods by night.
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any updates? bump for a awsome rig!
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Old 05-09-2012, 05:47 PM   #157 (permalink)
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any updates? bump for a awsome rig!
Thank you. We've been running power cable to the front and rear, but nothing much to look at. We are also in the middle of another LAV-150 rework for a Florida sheriff. Here's a link if you'd like to see it.
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This thing kicks so much ass you'll have to import asses from China to meet demand. The other LAV is sweet too; I see there you're welding stainless brackets onto the hull - which is some sort of armour plate. Do those two mix?
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Old 05-14-2012, 10:23 AM   #159 (permalink)
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This thing kicks so much ass you'll have to import asses from China to meet demand. The other LAV is sweet too; I see there you're welding stainless brackets onto the hull - which is some sort of armour plate. Do those two mix?
Thank you very much!
Although it is no substitute for armor plate, many types of stainless alloys works great for brackets and such. There are even cases where stainless steel welding rod is recommended for many assembly and repair procedures where armor plate is concerned.
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Old 05-22-2012, 03:53 PM   #160 (permalink)
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I have the brake lines ran and the system filled with DOT5 fluid, and now I'm working on the mount for the FLIR. The inside set of lines will be taken out using a plasma cutter.


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Old 05-22-2012, 04:09 PM   #161 (permalink)
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Ok, first off

I'm so fucking jealous that you have a personal FLIR unit to mount in your personal APC.

so for that


secondly,
How effective is a FLIR going to be on the undead?
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Old 05-22-2012, 06:37 PM   #162 (permalink)
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Ok, first off

I'm so fucking jealous that you have a personal FLIR unit to mount in your personal APC.

so for that


secondly,
How effective is a FLIR going to be on the undead?
Thanks 87manche
As long as the undead is either colder or warmer than their surroundings, I can still pick them out...if nothing else it may help me figure out who is who
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Here's the LED heads that will provide selectable zones that will cover up to 180 degrees of lighting


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Old 05-27-2012, 01:25 PM   #164 (permalink)
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Just spent a while flipping through the build. Top notch work!
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Old 05-27-2012, 03:54 PM   #165 (permalink)
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Just spent a while flipping through the build. Top notch work!
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when this is done, we need a video of you cutting some donuts in a grassy field and maybe running over a car at speed.

sweet rig, amazing fab work, you could eat off that. great job.
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when this is done, we need a video of you cutting some donuts in a grassy field and maybe running over a car at speed.
Seriously, this needs to run over a dictator style limo at a good clip or this build is a failure
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With all these face eaters and brain munchers showing up in the news, you better get this thing done!
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Just spent a while fapping to the build. Top notch work!
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Very detailed work!!
Is this something that is going to be streetable ? 70mph+?
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Old 06-05-2012, 03:38 PM   #171 (permalink)
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Holy crap. This is the coolest thing I have ever seen with the word "zombie" in it. Nice work. I'm a little jealous about how accessible that engine is.

Is this a rig where you have to wear hearing protection while you operate it?
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Old 06-05-2012, 06:16 PM   #172 (permalink)
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Very detailed work!!
Is this something that is going to be streetable ? 70mph+?
According to the ratios, I should be running 2670 RPMs at 70 MPH...so it should be able to roll that fast
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Holy crap. This is the coolest thing I have ever seen with the word "zombie" in it. Nice work. I'm a little jealous about how accessible that engine is.

Is this a rig where you have to wear hearing protection while you operate it?
Thank you, and I hope the sound deadening measures we're planning keeps us from having to wear hearing protection, but we'll see.
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here's another view of the LED light heads with the powder coated finish
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Thank you, and I hope the sound deadening measures we're planning keeps us from having to wear hearing protection, but we'll see.
Won't you need them to minimize the sound the zombies will make when you are running over them?
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Old 06-17-2012, 03:41 PM   #175 (permalink)
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Won't you need them to minimize the sound the zombies will make when you are running over them?
That would take all the fun out of it

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