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Old 03-26-2020, 09:34 PM
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Used this set up to keep the carpet from moving around while gluing.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-26-2020, 09:35 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-26-2020, 09:36 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-26-2020, 09:36 PM
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Done.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-26-2020, 09:37 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-26-2020, 10:38 PM
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where did you have to trim it and how much?

I like the black door hardware. I painted mine silver but yours looks much better.
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Old 03-26-2020, 11:48 PM
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where did you have to trim it and how much?
The new carpets length and width was smaller than the original piece of carpet, and since I made a copy of the original tailgate card it was to big. What I did was laid the carpet over the door card and just traced the true carpet size onto the card and that did the trick. It could have just been a rookie that sewed mine up. Yours might fit just fine. It's late, I hope I answered your question.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-27-2020, 08:58 AM
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really nice work !

I know it is fun having Jake help you.

I really like that jig you made
to hold carpet in place while glueing.

dave in NC
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Old 03-29-2020, 11:22 PM
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Found a low profile speaker cover for the hole in my dash. Started drilling some holes and broke a drill bit and put another crack in the pad. Oh well, nothing I can do about it. Just keep moving forward.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-29-2020, 11:26 PM
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Looks great from this side.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-29-2020, 11:30 PM
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Like a bull in a China shop.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-29-2020, 11:38 PM
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Hard to see from this angle.
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Old 03-29-2020, 11:39 PM
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Also made a little bracket for the tailgate relays I mounted under the Wagoneer.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 03-29-2020, 11:42 PM
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Once I put my spare in,you won't be able to see it.
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Old 03-29-2020, 11:44 PM
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I'am going to try and install the trailer hitch tomorrow. I cleaned all the hardware and painted it tonight.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 03-29-2020, 11:46 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Old 04-03-2020, 12:17 PM
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Very good progress, still cant believe how good everything looks!
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Old 04-04-2020, 08:48 PM
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Trailer hitch and spare tire is done.
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 04-04-2020, 08:49 PM
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401/turbo 400 trans. Quadra-Trac BW1339 (with Low) 4" Rusty's lift with 31" Summit Mud Dawgs

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Fuel Tank, Red Holley Fuel Pump, Razor Grill (profile pic out dated), Rebuilt steering box
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Old 04-04-2020, 08:52 PM
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Started cleaning up my wheels. They are kind of beat up, but I like the slots and won't be buying new ones. This is what they look like.
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