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Discussion in 'The Garage' started by BizeeB65, Feb 25, 2007.

  1. BizeeB65

    BizeeB65 1/2 ton status

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    So I fabbed this bumper a few months ago...

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    And last night I got bored and had access to a torch and welder... So I cut off some metal...

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    Its going to be getting shackles and paint, but thats what I got so far. Still need to grind welds and cap the ends, but you get the idea.. pretty much my first welding project.


    Oh, action shot :D

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  2. Chrisblazzer89

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    Install a 2" receiver and lights in the bumper.
     
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    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    That looks killer! Great work!

    Wanna make me one?
     
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    i like it a buddy of mine made mine 4 me....

    Picture 080.jpg
     
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    Looks good. My buddy and I are going to start on mine soon.
     
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    Is it just me or do i see a drag link on the passenger side and a steering arm on the drives side? How does that work?
     
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    Crossover steering
     
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    I think he was too lazy to remove the d-side arm after he converted to crossover
     
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    I actually didnt want to mess with removing it when I converted to crossover. Its not in the way of anything. Any real reason I should bother with taking it off? The less work I have to put into that axle the better. I didnt convert to full high steer when I did cross over as it would stress out the ball joints too much.

    I plan on adding some sort of stinger to it in the future.
     
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    sure! but shipping would kill the deal, as that sucker is 3x6 .250 wall box, about 7ft long when i started. :D
     
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    how about you make it for free, and I just pay shipping??:D
     
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    nothin's free in this world, my friend...
     
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    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    Fine, then hows $10 + shipping sound?:rolleyes:
     
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    make it $100 and you got a deal. :thumb:
     
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    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    hm, I wonder how much shipping would be....would you make a matching rear?
     
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    :D I`m serious though, could ya?
     
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    Well less weight means you can go faster :D
     
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    I havent even fabbed up my rear yet. At this point it is not profitable for me to try and make a set for you, simply cause of lack of time.

    As long as you have access to steel, a welder, and a torch, its not hard to do yourself.
     
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    some more updates.

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