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Forum: FSJ-PRIS Yesterday, 08:46 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
I made quite a bit of progress on the truck...

I made quite a bit of progress on the truck today.Rear view mirrors are on, door handles are on, hood is on, header is on and right front fender is on :) and if my phone ever sends me the pictures I...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS Yesterday, 08:33 PM
Replies: 353
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Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you the more I put the truck together the...

Thank you the more I put the truck together the more I like it.


It really sucks losing a cat that was relatively young and such a part of our lives. It's the worst part of pet ownership.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-07-2020, 02:37 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
Well, this morning the UPS man showed up early...

Well, this morning the UPS man showed up early with my paint so I was able to do a quick scuff sand and finish everything up :), now it's just a matter of reassembly... Hopefully I can find all the...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-07-2020, 02:34 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you Rang, yes it would be a good night for...

Thank you Rang, yes it would be a good night for that.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-07-2020, 11:15 AM
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Posted By Crankyolman
We lost our cat yesterday evening :( Yesterday...

We lost our cat yesterday evening :( Yesterday morning he seemed pretty good, he ate, drank and used the litter box as usual but when he asked for brushing from my wife he began breathing hard. We...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-06-2020, 12:15 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
Well crap! I started painting all the stuff...

Well crap!



I started painting all the stuff this morning and ran out of paint after only 2 coats on the hood. I had thought I had enough to finish but obviously I was wrong. I did order some more...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-06-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Yes and yes :rolleyes: That was actually the...

Yes and yes :rolleyes:


That was actually the plan all along. If you remember I originally wanted to paint the tailgate with lacquer so I didn't have to strip it to repaint but couldn't find any so...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-06-2020, 12:12 AM
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Posted By Crankyolman
I managed to press on with the truck today. I...

I managed to press on with the truck today. I moved it out of the tent and converted it to a 10x15 so the yard guy can come out. I then finished stripping the hood and got the little bit of filler it...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-06-2020, 12:01 AM
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Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you, I really like the colors. The cat is...

Thank you, I really like the colors.


The cat is being very odd, he acts like he doesn't feel well but then suddenly does stuff like nothing is wrong and he's eating and drinking so I'm wondering if...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-05-2020, 11:54 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
I bought new door locks from BJs a year or two...

I bought new door locks from BJs a year or two ago and the lock gaskets worked well... I can't say the same for the locks but I don't mind having 2 different door keys because I added power locks.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-04-2020, 08:49 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you, I have always been a cat person and...

Thank you, I have always been a cat person and this is probably the toughest one as far as dealing with it because it was completely unexpected. The old one is 3 months shy of his 20th birthday but...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-04-2020, 12:38 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
I haven't gotten a whole lot done on the truck...

I haven't gotten a whole lot done on the truck today because my favorite cat is dying and it's kind of sucking away motivation :( 2 weeks ago he suddenly started having some issues so we took him to...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-04-2020, 11:40 AM
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Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you, yes slow and steady is the best...

Thank you, yes slow and steady is the best approach but I'm kind of tired of only being a one car family and am sooooooo ready to have my truck back on the road. I recently found a 66 Jaguar 3.8...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-03-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you guys :) I knew from the day I bought...

Thank you guys :) I knew from the day I bought the truck I wanted burgundy and cream I just think they work so well together, although the burgundy makes the cream look much whiter than it actually...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-02-2020, 11:21 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
I got the lower part of the cab painted today...

I got the lower part of the cab painted today

http://u.cubeupload.com/Crankyolman/CAB01JUL209AC.jpg


http://u.cubeupload.com/Crankyolman/CAB01JUL207AC.jpg


The plan for tomorrow is to reinstall...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-01-2020, 10:24 PM
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Posted By Crankyolman
I only managed to get the upper half masked and...

I only managed to get the upper half masked and the final sanding done on the lower half of the cab today because I had to go back to work and according to my wife they don't want me going back...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-30-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
I finally got the white shot on the cab this...

I finally got the white shot on the cab this morning :), I think I have just enough left to do the hood, tailgate and cowl grill but it might be close since I screwed up and will also need to touch...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-27-2020, 12:18 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
I am so over wanting to do my own paint job...

I am so over wanting to do my own paint job :banghead: I told my wife if I ever again think this is a good idea she needs to do whatever it takes to stop me. I have the cab 99% ready, it's that last...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-25-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Well, I failed to get the cab and hood fully...

Well, I failed to get the cab and hood fully stripped yesterday but got most of it. One thing I think is kind of cool are the factory repairs I've found here and there. Here is a picture of...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-24-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Looks like cubeupload is back up so I can post...

Looks like cubeupload is back up so I can post the pictures from yesterday.


First is the 4 patches
http://u.cubeupload.com/Crankyolman/CABPATCH1A.jpg


Then the chosen one fitted to the...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-23-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 353
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Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you, I can't wait to see it painted too...

Thank you, I can't wait to see it painted too :)


Last night I took the seat and headliner out. The door cards were already out, so now the interior is all ready for anything I want to do to...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-22-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Today has not been very productive due to some...

Today has not been very productive due to some personal stuff going on. I did take the windshield out and found...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-21-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Today was the day I have been needing for the...

Today was the day I have been needing for the truck. No rain and just the right temperature. So bright and early I set to work shooting the red. I got tired of trying to make this loaner gun work and...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-20-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 353
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Posted By Crankyolman
The other day I set to work putting up the make...

The other day I set to work putting up the make shift paint booth so it would be ready when I found the time to paint. It consists of two 10'x15' pop up awnings tiewrapped together to form a 15'x20'...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-17-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 353
Views: 31,645
Posted By Crankyolman
Today was the day I have been planning for for...

Today was the day I have been planning for for months. Clear sunny, 70-75 degrees an absolutely perfect day for painting and the bed and the rest of the parts were ready... but my son had to throw a...
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