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slow 81' build (finished cage pics, lots of them)
« on: Sep 27, 2009, 03:13:14 PM »
adding more to my toy, its already locked, geared, duals, longs, 36in tsl/sx, bobbed an un-godly amount out of the bed, shorted wheel base to 102 inches. my plan is to go 60s f/r 4 link rear 3 link front air shocks, and back half it and throw 4.7s in the rear case. as for now, been working on building a cage and finishing up a custom cross member. heres pics of what i got so far.







and now some of the cage








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Re: slow 81' build
« Reply #1 on: Sep 28, 2009, 09:41:15 PM »
finished up the cage today. got the door bars welded in and dash bar bent up and welded in. a couple pics now and more tomorrow after its painted.




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Re: slow 81' build
« Reply #2 on: Sep 29, 2009, 10:38:31 AM »
Cage looks good!
If you haven't already got your airshox, I would look into coilovers. I got my FOA coilovers for about the same price as a buddy spent on 2 airshox. FOAs cost alot less than most other coilovers and I am very happy with mine. its nice to have the adjustablity of a coilover. my buddy was never happy with his airshox. just my .02

Sweet rig/build  :cool:
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Re: slow 81' build
« Reply #3 on: Oct 01, 2009, 05:28:33 PM »
 :beerchug:  cage looks bad ass kind of the same plan my friend has for my first gen

any finished pictures would be sweet :biggthumpup:

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Re: slow 81' build
« Reply #4 on: Oct 02, 2009, 05:31:35 PM »
ask and you shall receive, heres a bunch of finished pics, just finished up yesterday











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thats a really sweet cage man nice work

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pretty crazy :beer:
i love oregon wheelin.

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I so wanted to do the hole threw the dash its a good idea so you get some leg room right there. Also mad props on the tube work in generall looks really strong and done very well.
89 extra cab stock on 1 tons.
83 rolled with built toy axles
92 2wd DD
first gen cab

Check out the build.

http://board.marlincrawler.com/index.php?topic=56487.0

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thanks for all the positive feedback!

 
 
 
 
 

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