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Forum: General Chit-Chat 12-03-2018, 04:36 AM
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Posted By MJMadness
Wow, you actually made it.

Wow, you actually made it.
Forum: General Chit-Chat 11-28-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By MJMadness
Can a mod approve my friend's account?

A friend of mine tried signing up and said he can't get his account approved.

Rooney77 is the username. Not sure if there's somebody I should PM to ask, or whatever?



:fsj:
Forum: Build Threads 11-09-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,129
Posted By MJMadness
I'll do another episode once it gets back in the...

I'll do another episode once it gets back in the shop. There's a dead Comanche in there that's just about to get pulled back out, waiting on parts, then I have to do a tranny swap in a GMC Jimmy...
Forum: Build Threads 11-07-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,129
Posted By MJMadness
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Build Threads 11-06-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,129
Posted By MJMadness
My J10 story so far

In embracing that it is the 21st century, my build thread will not follow the conventional format.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFC7liLloZ0

Watch if you want to, or not, I can't make you. ...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-25-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,406
Posted By MJMadness
Interco has released the Cobalt M/T, which is a...

Interco has released the Cobalt M/T, which is a clone of the original Ground Hawg. It might be just the tire for you.
Forum: Build Threads 11-22-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
I mean the XJ column. Even if I cut the whole...

I mean the XJ column. Even if I cut the whole bracket off it (which would then make it impossible to mount too :omfg:) it won't fit in the opening.

The newer J truck column I have is thrashed and...
Forum: Build Threads 11-19-2017, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2,023
Views: 226,066
Posted By MJMadness
Are those hood studs sold for that application,...

Are those hood studs sold for that application, or are they just generic 3/8"(?) high strength fine studs? I'd like to convert mine to studs...
Forum: Build Threads 11-16-2017, 01:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
Thanks! It's the way I'm leaning... Trans...

Thanks!

It's the way I'm leaning...


Trans crossmember is all welded up.

https://i.imgur.com/94QA4ceh.jpg

Still not totally sold on it being the most awesome thing in the world, but it's holding...
Forum: Build Threads 11-15-2017, 04:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
So, sorta progress, er, ish. Stock Dodge tranny...

So, sorta progress, er, ish.

Stock Dodge tranny crossmember...
https://i.imgur.com/rSXNpQTh.jpg

I spent a bunch of time looking at it, and hating its stamped metal formification, and how screwed...
Forum: Build Threads 11-15-2017, 04:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
So, sorta progress, er, ish. Stock Dodge tranny...

So, sorta progress, er, ish.

Stock Dodge tranny crossmember...
https://i.imgur.com/rSXNpQTh.jpg

I spent a bunch of time looking at it, and hating its stamped metal formification, and how screwed...
Forum: Build Threads 11-13-2017, 04:35 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
Any reason I shouldn't buy this radiator? ...

Any reason I shouldn't buy this radiator? http://www.rockauto.com/en/moreinfo.php?pk=271891&cc=1183575&jsn=836

Using the rule of thumb it should be big enough to sorta adequately cool the...
Forum: Build Threads 11-10-2017, 05:00 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
Boring pictures. But there is motor mounts hard...

Boring pictures. But there is motor mounts hard tacked in place and holding the motor.

https://i.imgur.com/WX3nO3Dh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/NrErCurh.jpg

I will pull the motor back out and weld...
Forum: Build Threads 11-09-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
What part? There's like 5 vehicles that are...

What part? There's like 5 vehicles that are involved in this build. :p

But no, nowhere near there. I'm in Canada.




What's interesting is that the GM NV4500 feet basically line up with the Dodge...
Forum: Build Threads 11-09-2017, 04:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
Engine is hanging there with the NV4500 bolted to...

Engine is hanging there with the NV4500 bolted to it. It does fit.

I have other stuff to post, and questions, but that's for tomorrow.

https://i.imgur.com/7FBMyYHh.jpg
Forum: Build Threads 11-07-2017, 02:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
So, trying to build the front body mounts I...

So, trying to build the front body mounts I realized that the Dodge ones just wouldn't work there, and I bought some generic ones from Energy Suspension. I probably should have just bought a bunch...
Forum: Build Threads 11-01-2017, 01:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,287
Posted By MJMadness
So I actually worked on this again. Stuffed the...

So I actually worked on this again.

Stuffed the header panel on it and tried to shim it up to figure out the rest of the body mounts. However, my header panel is so :o:o:o:oed the Rhino grill won't...
Forum: Build Threads 08-15-2017, 11:49 PM
Replies: 586
Views: 60,055
Posted By MJMadness
That's a really nice looking waggy. I'm betting...

That's a really nice looking waggy. I'm betting it's about 20 minutes of wiring hacks away from being a driver.
Forum: Build Threads 08-15-2017, 11:27 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 50,409
Posted By MJMadness
Awesome work and an inspiration. I hope my stuff...

Awesome work and an inspiration. I hope my stuff comes out half as good!
Forum: Build Threads 07-29-2017, 06:13 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 50,450
Posted By MJMadness
Since you have such pretty paint, and probably...

Since you have such pretty paint, and probably don't want to screw it up, I would ask for help.

I use my overhead hoist for heavy doors, personally. It's chain operated so it's easy to finely...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 07-28-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,745
Posted By MJMadness
The good news is I get a good discount on Dorman...

The good news is I get a good discount on Dorman through my local parts place.

The bad news is they don't carry anywhere near as much Dorman stuff as RA, nor is it at quite as good of price. Which...
Forum: Build Threads 07-28-2017, 12:27 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 50,409
Posted By MJMadness
That should be a nice little TIG!

That should be a nice little TIG!
Forum: Build Threads 07-27-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 929
Views: 45,807
Posted By MJMadness
Same, the ones after that seem to be set to...

Same, the ones after that seem to be set to private or the links are wrong. :(
Forum: Build Threads 07-26-2017, 01:34 PM
Replies: 929
Views: 45,807
Posted By MJMadness
Is it just me, or do the Google Drive images not...

Is it just me, or do the Google Drive images not show?


I like what you're doing and want to follow along.
Forum: Build Threads 07-11-2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 558
Views: 50,450
Posted By MJMadness
I didn't comment before (I'm fairly quiet on...

I didn't comment before (I'm fairly quiet on here) but I thought it was an interesting build. Maybe because the stuff you're dealing with is in about as good of shape as mine... Either way, there...
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