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Old June 8th, 2011, 08:41
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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

Sweet progress!!!! Keep up the motivation and this thing will be on the trails sooner than you think.

Its gonna be awesome when its done.
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Old June 8th, 2011, 21:29
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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

nothing real cool going on tonight, did get all pass side elec in the engine compartmemnt hooked up and starter installed, also drilled out the orfice in the ps pump to help with flow, as it probly wont have hydro assist at first, tomorow will be a shprt day at work so im hoping to get fuel rai in and all driver side elec done as well on jumping the nss, maybee get so me welding done
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Old June 9th, 2011, 22:18
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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

got a solid bit knocked out tonight even with a late start

ps pump and box installed
fuel rail installed
all drivers side elec done(cept rear coolant sensor)
fenders and header panel installed
radiator and hoses installed
real coolant sensor replaced
all fluids topped off



im pretty excited to beable to start with final assembly of things, tomorow after work i hope to jump the nss and do a few other odds and ends and hopefully bring it back to life this weekend
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Old June 10th, 2011, 03:35
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Very nice buddyboy!
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Old June 19th, 2011, 20:43
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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

got the motor all put together and running but have been battleing it overheating at idle, swapped the tstat and its gotten better

my ghetto fuel system

i added a cooler for the power steering

painted the grill metallic charcol

will have a cool update tomorow
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Old June 20th, 2011, 15:17
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got some cool stuff today, 5.38's install kits, spool for the rear, lock rite for the frt and wheel bearings for the frt


hopefully ill get the axles together sometime after nac fest
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Old June 20th, 2011, 19:27
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mmmmm purple
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Old June 20th, 2011, 21:27
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Nice, I love new parts
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Old June 20th, 2011, 21:40
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Nice, I love new parts
i used to, i now like installed new parts better
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Old June 30th, 2011, 10:03
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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

finally broke out the welder last night, tossed in a spool of flux as i was out of gas, made a filler piece for where i notched the cross member for the atlas, not pretty but will do the job



this morning i picked up a frsh cyl of gas so im gonna go crazy with the welder this weekend, gotta finish up the stiffners, cap the rockers, crossmember, floors and a lil bit of misc fab here and there Nac Fest has gotten me a lil motivated
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Old June 30th, 2011, 21:25
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good! the unibody run last year is what made me get rid of the subie
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Old July 2nd, 2011, 17:22
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crossmember is done, reinforced with 1/4" plate and rod





also shortned a stock auto frt ds 4.5" to work with the atlas and frt 60

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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

nice work dude... shortening shafts is much easier then I thought it would be
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Old July 3rd, 2011, 09:36
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nice work dude... shortening shafts is much easier then I thought it would be
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Old July 3rd, 2011, 20:43
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Re: The Stupidist Jeep on the Planet

spent the day finish welding in the stiffners damn that was alot of holes, also managed to hit the duty cycle on the welder, also capped of the rockers and primed em

my craptastic welds


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