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Old 02-16-2018, 08:49 PM
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Okay, had a great day today, Asked my son to give me a hand and we got a lot done! He spot welded while I pushed the piece into place.
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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 02-16-2018, 08:52 PM
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This was about halfway through the welding.
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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 02-16-2018, 08:56 PM
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Let him use the shield on these.
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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 02-16-2018, 09:14 PM
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Need a few more hours of grinding, but happy with the way it is going.
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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 02-19-2018, 02:54 PM
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thanx for posting your build photos,
i am enjoying the progress.
that is going to be a great looking wagoneer
and you are getting to know every inch of it very well !

dave in NC
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Old 02-20-2018, 01:39 PM
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thanx for posting your build photos,
i am enjoying the progress.
that is going to be a great looking wagoneer
and you are getting to know every inch of it very well !

dave in NC
totally agree! Good stuff in here.
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Old 02-21-2018, 05:08 PM
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Ready for body filler.
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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 02-21-2018, 05:11 PM
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Been working on this for a few days. Got it all cleaned up and made a patch for it.
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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 02-21-2018, 05:13 PM
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Started on paper.
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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 02-21-2018, 05:17 PM
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When using the shrinker/stretcher, you need to start off with a piece a lot bigger than what you will need. If you try to go to small, the jaws wont be able to grab and bend the piece.
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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 02-21-2018, 05:20 PM
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You can see in this pic that I soda blasted the area before I welded it up.
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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 02-21-2018, 05:22 PM
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Still Have a little more work to do on this before I put A little primer on it.
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