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Old 03-30-2011, 02:57 PM   #51
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make sure it is as complete as possible finding good parts is hard!!!
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Old 03-30-2011, 10:59 PM   #52
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Will do! Thanks for the tip.
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Old 04-01-2011, 07:15 PM   #53
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got the windsheild in!!!
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Old 04-06-2011, 06:08 AM   #54
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got my trailing arm crossmember!!!!
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Old 04-15-2011, 09:01 AM   #55
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brought the sub home hope to start on the frame soon
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Old 04-24-2011, 09:48 AM   #56
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did some sanding and priming also fitted my new cluster
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Old 04-24-2011, 10:04 AM   #57
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there aint nothing like getting the toy home. looking good check out my post about the 64 i picked up in nc.
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Old 04-24-2011, 04:20 PM   #58
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it is nice having at home so i can work on it for 10 mins or an hour and i dont have to travel back and forth to work on it some where else i will check out your post
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Old 04-24-2011, 10:39 PM   #59
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Looking good

Where did you get that carbon fiber instrument panel?
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Old 04-25-2011, 06:04 AM   #60
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i got it on ebay a year ago for like 20 bux but it sells new for some crazy $120 or something like that thanks for the comments!!!
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Old 05-14-2011, 08:23 PM   #61
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ok got more done today here are the updates!!
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Old 05-14-2011, 08:33 PM   #62
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last one for today hope to work on finishing the frame soon so i can put the sub body on the frame with the air ride and porterbuilt dropmember pics soon!
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Old 05-14-2011, 08:42 PM   #63
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looking good brother i picked up a few parts for mine the other day check out the post an let me know what ya think of that bed. yours is coming along quite nicely cant wait to see it done i know you just a itching to go rideing
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Old 05-14-2011, 08:53 PM   #64
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dave are you going to paint it orange??? just kidding how did you like the fenders?
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Old 05-14-2011, 11:55 PM   #65
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no fair i need really good fenders like that too what did you do with your old ones dave
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Old 05-15-2011, 06:27 AM   #66
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thanks for the comments the old fenders were powder shot gone!

Dino i can work with them thanks!!!
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Old 05-15-2011, 08:51 AM   #67
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ah thats kind of how my front ones are now i found a couple that needs work but are better than mine for 50 bucks. but the ol girl looks good
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Old 05-15-2011, 07:28 PM   #68
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Hey thanks good buy on those fenders the bed you got looks like a good buy especially for the east coast!!I would like to get more done on the sub but this rain has been killing me!!
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Old 05-15-2011, 08:20 PM   #69
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some times ya got to work threw it luckily for me it just sprinkled off an on a few times today got motor out for my 91 sub hopefully i can get it put in this week then all got to do is weld up some spring perches an then i will be rolling again. an thanks i cant belive how nice the bed was myself. plus i lucked up an the guy at the junkyard sold it to me thinking it was a long bed until after i payed him then i told him it was a short bed
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Old 05-15-2011, 08:22 PM   #70
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dino next time ya want to get rid of some nice arizona fenders hit me up especialy if you find some turqouis fenders with trim hole or with out an dave sorry about stealing thread there for a moment
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Old 05-15-2011, 08:23 PM   #71
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how come the high trans cover is bolt in an my low trans cover is made to the floor
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Old 05-15-2011, 09:07 PM   #72
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looking good gauges look great i agree with you on the rain it needs to stop so we can more done
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Old 05-16-2011, 06:18 AM   #73
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Thanks for the comments the low trans cover is the stock option the high hump is optional I think only with the standard trans
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Old 05-16-2011, 09:00 AM   #74
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but mine has a three speed in it i was wondering if they only came in trucks with 4 speed transmissions
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yes i believe that is correct!!!
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