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Old 04-20-2015, 03:04 PM   #26
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Awesome! Can't wait to see it all finished!
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Old 04-20-2015, 03:34 PM   #27
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Much better on the notch, looks good. Do you have plans to fishplate the joints? Personally I would draw it up in CAD and have one big fish plate cut on a laser to plate the notch in one piece.
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Old 04-22-2015, 10:31 AM   #28
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Hey guys, I'm the guy doing the work for Chad on his dually. The backhalf is still in the beginning stages, it still needs fishplates, box triangle gussets and crossmembers. It's going to be a very reliable daily hauler when it's finished.
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Old 05-05-2015, 11:58 AM   #29
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Pulled the readend and got it all cleaned up and put back in




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Old 05-07-2015, 12:17 PM   #30
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4 link and watts link being installed


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Old 06-13-2015, 10:51 AM   #31
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Old 06-15-2015, 07:45 AM   #32
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Very nice work!
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Old 12-12-2015, 12:33 PM   #33
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Sorry I haven't posted in awhile, been swamped at work. The suspension is done and got a new front clip. Metal for the inside of the bed is ordered so we can start building that and also the billet grill will be here next week. Then off to the body shop to finish all the body work and prime it. Should have it all together and primed for LST




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Old 12-13-2015, 06:55 PM   #34
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Thats some nice welds there
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Old 12-21-2015, 09:58 AM   #35
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Old 01-03-2016, 06:13 PM   #36
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Very nice progress pics! Keep em coming.

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Old 02-13-2016, 11:50 AM   #37
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Got the bed together, trucks in the body shop, hopefully be ready for LST




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Old 04-18-2016, 02:18 PM   #38
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Interior is now pulled out, have new black carpet kit, gonna do lizard skin on the floor under the carpet and the headliner and roof console are done in black suede. Seats will be done soon (I hope) and most the plastics are getting smoothed and painted black.






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Old 04-18-2016, 02:18 PM   #39
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Rollpan was damage so went ahead and replaced it this weekend, still need to finish the bodywork




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Old 05-27-2016, 12:00 PM   #40
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Going into the body shop soon for a full makeover. Got the rendering finished and I'm excited about getting this going.

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Old 01-11-2017, 06:34 AM   #41
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Been super busy with work, but we decided to go ahead and body drop the dually. We are doing traditional (yes I know its not everyone's like) and I'm happy with how its going.






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Old 01-11-2017, 06:43 AM   #42
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Old 01-11-2017, 06:47 AM   #43
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Old 01-11-2017, 06:48 AM   #44
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We still have to get the floor all welded up and interior in.
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Old 01-13-2017, 01:15 AM   #45
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Nice work! Looks like it will be a fun cruiser.
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Old 01-15-2017, 06:58 AM   #46
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G'day mate. I was just checking the update on your dually when my wife leaned over my shoulder and said "no way", but then I said" it would make it easier to get in with your bad hip??" Love the update, keep going, but don't forget to post, please....
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G'day mate. I was just checking the update on your dually when my wife leaned over my shoulder and said "no way", but then I said" it would make it easier to get in with your bad hip??" Love the update, keep going, but don't forget to post, please....
lol thanks man, I will definitely keep updates going as we continue it.
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