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Blazer buildup has started. Updated 11/24/04

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by cegusman, Sep 30, 2004.

  1. cegusman

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    Cancelled the truggy project to build another k5. Starting with a clean 87 K5, has very minor rust. I have been stipping it for the last week so it is getting pretty bare, Almost ready for Olive Drab Camo, and cage then reassembly.

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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    Looks good /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif Are you going to narrow it or are you going to let the rocks do that for ya /forums/images/graemlins/whistling.gif
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    woah! your a fast worker /forums/images/graemlins/bow.gif
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    I give the body at least a week.
     
  5. cegusman

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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

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    No rocks around here, only trees and mud. Not going to narrow it, yet
     
  6. cegusman

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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

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    Yep, It may not be that long.
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

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    Looks good /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif Are you going to narrow it or are you going to let the rocks do that for ya /forums/images/graemlins/whistling.gif

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    No rocks around here, only trees and mud. Not going to narrow it, yet

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    Good man!! /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    Looks like a good place to start again. How come no truggy though?
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    Looks like a good place to start again. How come no truggy though?
     
  10. cegusman

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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

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    Looks like a good place to start again. How come no truggy though?

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    No bender, Not enough fab tools, 87 blazer was only $350 I still plan on doing coilovers in the rear of this one.
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    Update 11/06/04

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    3x3x.250 Rock sliders added

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    Couple of pics of my friend Brain's 78 K5 SB400/TH350/NP203 D44/12bolt 4" Lift 33" AT's
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    Will be installing the cage in the next week or so, Then it will get a coat of olive drab paint.
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif Interesting place for the seat, where you planning on mounting the engine?
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    Maybe its gona be one of those pedalers. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif

    Looking good.
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    like the bench seat in the front /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    Ya me too im all about Flinstone power /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif
    YABBA DABBA DO /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif
     
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    Re: Truggy project has been canceled Blazer buildup has started.

    yes i wish i had the time to do a full up rebuild.
    That is very badass keep tha pictures comin /forums/images/graemlins/peace.gif /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif
     
  17. cegusman

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    Updated 11-24-04

    Motor, trans, tcase dropped in.
    Rear bumper on
    Cage Tack welded, still need to add some more bracing.

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    Pics don't work for me.... /forums/images/graemlins/1zhelp.gif
     
  19. cegusman

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    Works for me
     
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    Say, thats a nice rear bumper. /forums/images/graemlins/wink.gif
     

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