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Old 04-24-2017, 07:49 PM   #51
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Thanks bud. Yup cragars are a keeper!
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Old 12-29-2017, 06:20 PM   #52
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We’ll truck had made it back into the shop finally. As soon as I figure out how the hell to post pictures from Flickr I’ll be posting them up!
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Old 01-02-2018, 05:55 PM   #53
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Finally have some motivation get some work done. made a new battery tray. and have all my parts organized. so time to start getting back into this thing





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Old 01-04-2018, 08:46 AM   #54
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Neat job of making your own tray.

If you have to retray another first gen a 87-90 F series battery tray bolts in if you drill a few holes in the truck, big thick heavy galvanized tray that holds a 65 class battery. Just did that to mine a year ago.
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Old 01-04-2018, 08:56 AM   #55
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Neat job of making your own tray.

If you have to retray another first gen a 87-90 F series battery tray bolts in if you drill a few holes in the truck, big thick heavy galvanized tray that holds a 65 class battery. Just did that to mine a year ago.
I actually had another stock tray in my parts truck. But I wanted one a touch bigger so I can run a deep cycle battery. Plus I just felt like making something lol
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Old 01-04-2018, 10:22 AM   #56
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Oh look. Bobby does exist!!!!
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Little video I made for my channel

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Old 01-09-2018, 11:46 AM   #59
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Ran into a bit of a fitment issue

The header on the pass side wants to occupy the same space as the top frame rail. I tried to notch it to work. But it needed too much taken out.

So I’m going to cut the collector off the header. And modify it to fit. Waiting on my new metal saw. And mig equipment to get here. Then I’ll tear back into it. Currently working on cleaning the frame up. And making a new instrument panel. I’ll upload pics later when I’m at my PC
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too close to the k member?


you cant roll the rail down??
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