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Old 07-18-2007, 01:46 AM   #1
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New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

After doing some research.I took a bestop bikini top for the 55-75 jeep cj #52505-01 and put some button snaps from walmart. Here it is only.
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Old 07-18-2007, 01:47 AM   #2
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

And a few more pics
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Old 07-18-2007, 01:48 AM   #3
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Last ones.
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Old 07-18-2007, 09:44 AM   #4
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

Great Idea, looks realy good on your Blaz, what did it cost you for the top?
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Old 07-18-2007, 06:06 PM   #5
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Total with the smaps 56 bucks and some change. I bought the top local so I had to pay tax. I have seen them on line for best top for $42.99. I paid 52 bucks for mine inluding tax. I figured after shipping it would be about the same. The snap kit cost me $1.77 at walmart I bought 2. The kit comes with everything to attach the snaps. Thanks
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Old 07-18-2007, 11:44 PM   #6
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

I would love to do something liek that with my 91 burb, since it doesn't have a 3rd row and no carpet in the rear, I would just have a larger box area than you would
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Old 07-20-2007, 10:41 AM   #7
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

I have a like-new full soft-top for the full top Blazers. I haven't decided if I like it or want to keep it yet. I have heard that they aren't availabkle anymore, is that true?

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Old 07-20-2007, 09:33 PM   #8
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I have a like-new full soft-top for the full top Blazers. I haven't decided if I like it or want to keep it yet. I have heard that they aren't availabkle anymore, is that true?
Depends on the manufacture. I know best top is the only one making soft tops for fullsize blazers. I have also heard they are back ordered. Who made your top?
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Old 07-26-2007, 09:42 AM   #9
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Very good looking!
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Old 07-26-2007, 01:46 PM   #10
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Did you do the full convertible conversion, or did they make a few that way from the factory?
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Old 07-26-2007, 04:17 PM   #11
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

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I have a like-new full soft-top for the full top Blazers. I haven't decided if I like it or want to keep it yet. I have heard that they aren't availabkle anymore, is that true?
If it's the fasttrac version from STC and you don't want it, look no further. I'll take that sucker off your hands. Besides, it would look goofy on a 2wd anyway.
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Old 07-26-2007, 10:13 PM   #12
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Very good looking!
Thanks BlazerGRL73 would like to see some pics of yours. Nice blazer in your aviator.
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Old 07-26-2007, 10:15 PM   #13
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Did you do the full convertible conversion, or did they make a few that way from the factory?
I did the conversion you could only get a full top conv from 69-75. Sucks I don't know why they ever went to halftop. I have heard due to being cheaper to make a half top and safety reasons.
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Old 07-30-2007, 10:15 AM   #14
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Thanks BlazerGRL73 would like to see some pics of yours. Nice blazer in your aviator.
THANKS A LOT, THAT IS THE CONCEPT OF WHAT IT WILL LOOK LIKE BY NEXT SUMMER, IT'S NOT THERE YET! I WILL BE STARTING THE WORK HOPEFULLY SOON. IT NEEDS A LOT OF BODY WORK, 30+ YEARS OF NEBRASKA WEATHER HAS DONE IT'S DAMAGE!
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Old 07-31-2007, 07:20 AM   #15
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Good luck on the rebuild. I'm glad here in AZ we don't have to deal with rust. Look forward to seeing it when it's complete.
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Old 05-15-2012, 09:03 AM   #16
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

So out of curiosity has anyone tried this? Seems like a cheap solution
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Old 05-15-2012, 05:50 PM   #17
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So out of curiosity has anyone tried this? Seems like a cheap solution
He just did and seems like a very cheap solution. sucks for the back passengers though.
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Old 05-15-2012, 08:09 PM   #18
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I mean how did they like it did it hold up good or does it fly off when there hauling down the freeway
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Old 12-23-2018, 05:43 PM   #19
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

I think this is a very old thread but really wonder how this help up,if anybody has made a bikini top like this or another version.....
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Old 12-24-2018, 03:51 AM   #20
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Re: New Bikini Top For The 89 Full Conv

I did exactly what they did on this thread and it worked out perfect
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