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Update my truck build

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by DEMON44, Feb 25, 2006.

  1. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    Finally got the rear cage done. Shes coming along slow and steady. picked up a crossover ram assist system for the D60, soon to be installed.


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    spongeidys 1/2 ton status

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    lookin good ;D
     
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    Leper 1/2 ton status

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    Hell yeah!
    I would keep those tires for wheelin also.
    Are you going to put any tubing to cover the ends of your tank?
     
  4. BranndonC

    BranndonC 3/4 ton status

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    i like the lines! There clean, the bends and flow. Great work!
     
  5. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    :laugh: Thanks. Still got to run mesh on the other 3 internal vertical sides of the "box". Just for a junk enclosure.



    The 235's ROCK man..............



    actually these are the intended wheeling tires.

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  6. 84gmcjimmy

    84gmcjimmy 1 ton status

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    What size of tires are those, in inches?
     
  7. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    RustBuket 1/2 ton status

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    Where did you get those tires? I really like the looks of....Look mean!
     
  9. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    They're mean for sure. Since you're Canukian too you might appreciate the toonie tread shot. They're better than 2" tall lugs. Virtually brand new. I got them from a farmer down about an hour south of Calgary. They're an implement, floatation tire. 37* v-bar tread. Got 5 for cheeep. Need to make rims for them next.


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  10. 84gmcjimmy

    84gmcjimmy 1 ton status

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    Wow those look scary mean!! :bow: I like the toonie shot, those lugs are massive.
    How fast are they rated for?
     
  11. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    .................30mph.



    NHS=Non Highway service
     
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    willymonster 1/2 ton status

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    very nice :bow:
     
  13. Hossbaby50

    Hossbaby50 3/4 ton status

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    What coil springs are you using in the back? What are they from?

    Harley
     
  14. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    They're Jeep XJ or TJ (can't recall:doah: ) front 5.5" lift springs. Rubicon Express.

    I haven't decided yet if they're too tall. They are ABSOLUTELY soft and flexy though.
     
  15. 84gmcjimmy

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    Okay thanks.
     
  16. DEMON44

    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    Got the Leather High back buckets in..... :D

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    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    mmmmmmm......... next on the agenda finally get to install V8 a'la 454.......


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    Nice looking rig man. Where abouts around Calgary do you wheel?
     
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    DEMON44 Low-Tech Redneck

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    Usually the Ghost/Waiparous OHV area and just a couple times to Maclean creek. But with the implementation of the ghost area management plan, might be time to find new wheeling grounds.
     

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