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Old 05-04-2012, 02:26 AM   #226 (permalink)
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This build is insane!! Do you plan on making your own inner fender wells for the front?
Nope. No inner fenders at all
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Old 05-04-2012, 02:31 AM   #227 (permalink)
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Nope. No inner fenders at all
Soooooo ... Insane in a good way? Or bad?
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Old 05-04-2012, 11:13 PM   #228 (permalink)
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Your spring hangers are bad ass. Doing the leaf swap on mine right now but yours is way cooler. I'm gonna try and use Toyota rears up front with a boomerang shackle. Oh yeah and its also my wife's Xj. Keep updating!
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Old 05-05-2012, 09:15 PM   #229 (permalink)
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Your spring hangers are bad ass. Doing the leaf swap on mine right now but yours is way cooler. I'm gonna try and use Toyota rears up front with a boomerang shackle. Oh yeah and its also my wife's Xj. Keep updating!
Awesome!!! Thank you!
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Old 05-06-2012, 03:46 AM   #230 (permalink)
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What size freeze plug did you use on the 205?

I was JUST thinking about doing the same thing since mine didn't come with the cable lol.

Build is coming along nicely, good job!

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Old 05-06-2012, 03:56 AM   #231 (permalink)
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What size freeze plug did you use on the 205?

I was JUST thinking about doing the same thing since mine didn't come with the cable lol.

Build is coming along nicely, good job!
I think it was a .90 , sanded it down a bit to fit since the hole is .866. Worked perfect. I got it at napa.

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Old 05-06-2012, 08:35 AM   #232 (permalink)
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Working on my boat sides and I have to make 8 identical tubes so I did this.
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After u make the first one just copy it and it goes fast and easy.
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Old 05-06-2012, 12:45 PM   #233 (permalink)
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That's a really useful trick and if you cut a long slit the full length the tube, roll it inside out, and tape it back together you'll have a mirror image.
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Old 05-06-2012, 04:48 PM   #234 (permalink)
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I think it was a .90 , sanded it down a bit to fit since the hole is .866. Worked perfect. I got it at napa.

Thank you.
Nice, so a 7/8" (.875) freeze plug SHOULD work mint.

Dorman 565-014 is the part number for a set of 10 brass plugs. I'll report back to ya.

Thanks for the tip!
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Old 05-08-2012, 07:36 AM   #235 (permalink)
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Ya the doors fucken sucked lol!
Thank you.
I just left mine cut open
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Old 05-08-2012, 08:38 AM   #236 (permalink)
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I just left mine cut open
Arnt they flimsy like that?
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Old 05-08-2012, 10:28 PM   #237 (permalink)
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Boat side tubes burned in.
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Old 05-14-2012, 09:38 PM   #238 (permalink)
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Got side tracked and built a rack for my 7
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I just have to figure out what I want to use for a bottom.
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Old 05-15-2012, 07:53 PM   #239 (permalink)
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Hell yeah!! 350 " fits like a glooooovvvveeeee!!!!
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Old 05-16-2012, 04:30 PM   #240 (permalink)
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Got her th400 back today.
Reverse Manuel valve body with engine braking.
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I got both side bent and tacked on over the weekend on the exo.
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Love how you did those sliders! Nice work!

Nice job on tight tube fitment too!

Looking really good man...even like that color a little too.
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Old 05-22-2012, 04:49 PM   #244 (permalink)
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Love how you did those sliders! Nice work!

Nice job on tight tube fitment too!

Looking really good man...even like that color a little too.
Thanks!
The sliders were the wife's idea, I like them too.
The blue is gonna go by by!
Mrs Slambone wants the rig orenge with a silver exo.
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Old 06-17-2012, 09:17 PM   #245 (permalink)
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Well i haven't had much of a chance to work on the Xj since I've been wheeling the hell out of my cj. But I got a little done today.
Gas tank relocation is done.
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Old 06-25-2012, 08:23 PM   #246 (permalink)
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Threw some more tube at the exo tonight.
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Old 07-27-2012, 10:35 PM   #247 (permalink)
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Little more progress,
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Old 07-30-2012, 10:13 AM   #248 (permalink)
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Finished the fairlead mount.
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lovin the sliders man. looks awesome
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Old 07-30-2012, 09:12 PM   #250 (permalink)
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lovin the sliders man. looks awesome
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