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Old 04-24-2005, 07:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Old 04-24-2005, 08:30 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Old 04-24-2005, 09:57 PM   #7 (permalink)
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your kidding right........ I got hysteer for that pig... PMed ya!

also...1 more thing, dont run 2" b/s rims with the stock knuckles... they dont like it.
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Old 04-25-2005, 05:17 AM   #8 (permalink)
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AAAAAUGH!!!!!

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Old 04-25-2005, 05:47 AM   #9 (permalink)
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your kidding right........ I got hysteer for that pig... PMed ya!

also...1 more thing, dont run 2" b/s rims with the stock knuckles... they dont like it.
They have removed that steering ....
...not my project.....
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Old 04-25-2005, 08:33 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:06 PM   #12 (permalink)
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The beater is finished, done in 6 weeks with no time spent except weekends and evenings...most of the work was done by Josh my son, cash outlay less than 4K with a big chunk of that in tires/wheels and used axles.......
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:08 PM   #14 (permalink)
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I quote Kowboy here

Just to make sure The Beater knows it's place in life .....

Butch mounted 'er from the rear.
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:13 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Old 06-01-2005, 08:20 PM   #16 (permalink)
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bezel upside down and that trac bar aint gonna work for shit .
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Old 06-01-2005, 11:35 PM   #17 (permalink)
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bezel upside down and that trac bar aint gonna work for shit .
Bezel intentional,
Trac bar worked for 4 yrs on the rig the axles were bought from, it now has Volvo portals.....we'll see.
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Old 06-02-2005, 01:16 AM   #18 (permalink)
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I don't know, it looks weird with the wheel wells cut off and the remaining back. I'd say either cut the rest of the back off completely or put a tub in the back.

I'm diggin' the OD though
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I don't know, it looks weird with the wheel wells cut off and the remaining back. I'd say either cut the rest of the back off completely or put a tub in the back.

I'm diggin' the OD though

I agree ...I would keep the tub.... but I like it .... give lots of I deas for for mine
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don't try and say it was intenional , we all make mistakes.
explain to me how that bar will keep the axle from rolling up ? it has a shackle on the front and no triangulation , won't axle wrap just as easy as if it were not there ?
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I like how it looks, the only thing you need to add is some dents!
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They beat the tar out of that ols bitch this weeklend.....ran like a charm. Enigne is making some noises, but hey, it was free

to the White Trash on this one....it lives up to it's namesake and more!
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Renfro has been busy, damn thing looks so good we may have to change its name
Check out how they tied the rear bars into the existing cage.....
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Dang forum makes ya post one pic at a time....... .....
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