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Witch shackle flip to get

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by jimmy1984, Mar 3, 2007.

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which one to get

  1. ORD

    29 vote(s)
    24.4%
  2. DIY4x

    83 vote(s)
    69.7%
  3. Echobit

    3 vote(s)
    2.5%
  4. Sky

    4 vote(s)
    3.4%
  1. jimmy1984

    jimmy1984 1/2 ton status

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    I am looking for a rear 4" shackle flip for my '85 jimmy I have heard about 4 brands and i was wondering what you guys think on each one. pros and cons that kind of stuff.

    Thanks any help is apriceated
     
  2. W7NB

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    Whats a witch shackle? Somthing that keeps a witch on her broom?
     
  3. bigblazer87

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    Well, I went with ORD on this one, just because I love their products, although DIY makes 'em really beefy along with really nice shackles and great customer service. So if I could I'd vote for both ORD and DIY.
     
  4. twoslo4five0

    twoslo4five0 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    i just bought an exteeme offroad shackle flip for the blazer from hoodrch...thing looks great...i also bought a ord shackle flip from 79k20350 and i havnt got that one yet...i would say get what ever is in the classified you can pick up for a good price...just my .02...oh and i voted diy4x cause i talked to kert the other day and he was a hella nice guy...hes also a member on here to...
    here is what i bought from him with the shackles...

    Parts4sale010.jpg
     
  5. gmc4cw

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    I have an ORD. nothing wrong with it. when I bought it I didn't know of CK5. If I had to do it over again I would go with DIY4X. the ability to tune the shackle length is great. I have yet to buy anything from him but his customer service so far has surpassed ORD.
     
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    One word, or not:D , DIY4X!
     
  7. jimmy1984

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    Ya i was also leaning towards DIY4x i have heard alot about the great customer service and the beefy parts. I think ill give them a call
     
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    I picked DIY4X because they look beefy as hell as well as Kert will customize them pretty much any way you want.

    That's who I'm going with.
     
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    DIY4x. Great products and Kert's customer service is top notch.
     
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    when I bought mine ORD was the only one making them. The only one except for the home brewed variety. I like them and would buy them again.
     
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    I voted for DIY4X even though i own an ORD flip. ORD was the only option when i bought mine. Kert has excellent customer service. He is willing to talk on the phone with you until you are satisfied or fully understand what you called him for.
     
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    I am currently installing a blackwidow performance shackle flip, I'll post pics later today if anyone is interested.
     
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    jekbrown I am CK5 Premium Member GMOTM Winner Author

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    DIY, no question. Kert pwnz all.

    [​IMG]

    j
     
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    damn, did you puch/flare all those holes or did it come like that??? that looks badass.
     
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    He had Kert make it that way IIRC.
     
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    That's the going to church flip and switch:D
     
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    Here are my Shackle Flips from DIY4X. I how they are so beefy and also Kert is a great guy to deal with, awesome customer service and competative prices. He'll get pretty custom with your parts if you want him to also.

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]
     
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    :haha:
     
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    X2 Kert's stuff kicks a$$
     
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    I modeled the bracket in 3d on AutoCAD... Kert fabbed it to those specs.

    j
     

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