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latest cage
« on: Jan 01, 2009, 04:16:45 PM »
A pillar, B pillar and bottom fender bars are 1 1/2 DOM.  all the other is 1 1/2 HREW. took 2 of us a day and a half.





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Re: latest cage
« Reply #1 on: Jan 01, 2009, 04:33:03 PM »
Pretty cool. What do you use to bend it all with?

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #2 on: Jan 01, 2009, 04:52:51 PM »
not sure what brand it is but it is a manual tube bender.  i got a good workout for sure.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #3 on: Jan 01, 2009, 06:25:52 PM »
looks sick man, good work :biggthumpup:

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #4 on: Jan 01, 2009, 06:59:18 PM »
nice work Brad, is that your old shittybuilt?

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #5 on: Jan 01, 2009, 08:11:15 PM »
looks tits... good job


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Re: latest cage
« Reply #6 on: Jan 01, 2009, 08:47:07 PM »
nice work Brad, is that your old shittybuilt?

nope, mine got scrapped a few years ago.  this one is way more custom  :)  i would have taken it off and built a new one but he wanted to keep it.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #7 on: Jan 03, 2009, 01:42:36 PM »
Looks good Brad.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #8 on: Jan 03, 2009, 04:30:23 PM »
Awesome work. But why have a sick tubed out rig and a Smitty bumper tied in. Looks off to me, but sweet none the less.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #9 on: Jan 04, 2009, 08:25:11 PM »
its wasn't my choice.  thats what the owner wanted.  it would have been sweet to build a sick winch bumper.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #10 on: Jan 04, 2009, 08:27:15 PM »
we also built an 18 gallon stainless fuel tank for it too and moved it behind the axle inbetween the frame rails.  it turned out pretty cool.  thats why that second tube runs right over the stock gas door.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #11 on: Jan 04, 2009, 10:03:30 PM »
looks :boobs:

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #12 on: Feb 03, 2009, 06:33:19 AM »
sweet lookin!

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #13 on: Feb 03, 2009, 08:20:20 AM »
So how do you get that on? Slide it from the front?

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #14 on: Feb 03, 2009, 09:10:01 AM »
hell ya man looks tight.... :beerchug:
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Re: latest cage
« Reply #15 on: Feb 03, 2009, 10:35:59 AM »
Hellz ya that is sweet!


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Re: latest cage
« Reply #16 on: Feb 03, 2009, 12:46:01 PM »
that turned out nice  :beerchug:

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #17 on: Feb 03, 2009, 07:58:50 PM »
slid it from the front.  got a little tight around the front fenders.

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #18 on: Feb 03, 2009, 09:35:15 PM »
I love the look of 1.5" tube. Always squeamish when I see the big 2" tube exos. They just seem to be a little too big (that's what she said... :hahaha: )   

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #19 on: Feb 04, 2009, 12:31:07 PM »
we also built an 18 gallon stainless fuel tank for it too and moved it behind the axle inbetween the frame rails.  it turned out pretty cool.  thats why that second tube runs right over the stock gas door.

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Did you purchase new pickups/pumps etc?  or use the stuff out the stock tank?

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #20 on: Feb 05, 2009, 08:48:04 PM »
we cut the mounting flanges off the old tank for the pump and gauge and welded them to the stainless tank.  i did the same thing to mine 2 years ago and it worked pretty good.  i have no pictures though  :(

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #21 on: Feb 10, 2009, 05:41:29 PM »
wow that is awesome :yesnod:

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #22 on: Feb 15, 2009, 06:13:03 PM »
nice job

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #23 on: Feb 15, 2009, 08:50:27 PM »
M.S.D. makes a pretty sweet in line e.f.i. fuel pump as well.  Thats what i used on my fuel safe.  100 bucks.  But using the stock stuff works just the same.  Free's up $ to put towards other things
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Re: latest cage
« Reply #24 on: Feb 18, 2009, 08:09:35 AM »
That is some awesone work!  :beerchug: I'm getting ready to start doing an exo on my rig. How much did the material cost and how nany feet of material did it take? Roughly.. Thanks
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Re: latest cage
« Reply #25 on: Feb 20, 2009, 06:07:36 PM »
tell it to this guy, i think the cage is weebit to far from the rig :haha:

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Re: latest cage
« Reply #26 on: Feb 20, 2009, 06:08:10 PM »
A pillar, B pillar and bottom fender bars are 1 1/2 DOM.  all the other is 1 1/2 HREW. took 2 of us a day and a half.







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Re: latest cage
« Reply #27 on: Feb 21, 2009, 11:03:59 AM »
Nice work...kick ass shop!  :yesnod:
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