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Old March 10th, 2016, 06:40 PM
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wasting my life rebuilding my truck. Designed and built a new minimalist dash based on lessons I learned over the last 5 years. 5052 and 3003 aluminum. I was inspired by a ride in a Robinson R44. I'm not sure what gauge I want for the center. I originally thought a clock, but then I realized that I don't have a gauge for my OBA. Choices choices..
Ed - that is amazing. Nice work!
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Old March 10th, 2016, 08:09 PM
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Modifying my 110 tub to accept Puma 2nd row seats. I took a bunch of measurements off of an actual tub.
Nice work! Do you still have any sort of template that you can share? Have to do this mod myself. Was also considering this approach:
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Old March 16th, 2016, 03:23 PM
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I have always used the 2 hammer method for really stuck TRE's.
This one was really frozen...

video stuck- next post plz


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Old March 16th, 2016, 03:36 PM
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There- uploaded, I think.

Now, to contemplate the brake pedal...

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Old March 16th, 2016, 03:38 PM
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Took off the MT/R's, fitted the XZL's....
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Old March 16th, 2016, 03:49 PM
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Took off the MT/R's, fitted the XZL's....
Awesome patina on that 110, Trevor. The XZLs are a big improvement, too.
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Old March 16th, 2016, 03:52 PM
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wasting my life rebuilding my truck. Designed and built a new minimalist dash based on lessons I learned over the last 5 years. 5052 and 3003 aluminum. I was inspired by a ride in a Robinson R44. I'm not sure what gauge I want for the center. I originally thought a clock, but then I realized that I don't have a gauge for my OBA. Choices choices..
Very nice
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Old March 16th, 2016, 04:19 PM
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Made a new light switch plate to accommodate a 12V and USB ports for my Tith

Need to take it out again to smooth out the edges
What material did you use for the plate?
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Old March 16th, 2016, 04:35 PM
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What material did you use for the plate?
6061 aluminum, I think it's 1/8th"
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Old March 16th, 2016, 05:29 PM
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I was surprised to discover they were quieter than the MT/R's. Slightly taller, much skinnier, and slightly less wandery when not trying to follow every imperfection in the road.....
I have a LR3 for a shiny car, although my Rangie is kind of borderline....
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Awesome patina on that 110, Trevor. The XZLs are a big improvement, too.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:29 AM
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Made a new light switch plate to accommodate a 12V and USB ports for my Tith Need to take it out again to smooth out the edges
Nice job Pablo. Was the wiring pretty straightforward?
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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:31 AM
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Haven't seen mine. My kid is taking it to school...
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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:34 AM
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Technically, I haven't really done anything TO it today. However, I'm ready to do some upgrades with the attached parts this weekend!
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Old March 17th, 2016, 10:50 AM
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Nice job Pablo. Was the wiring pretty straightforward?
Thanks!
Yeah I just used the 12v from the two pins that the MOD trucks have as a source.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 11:35 AM
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Just got these in for my 110 build. I'm still a ways out from getting them mocked up, but I'm too excited so I have to share .

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Old March 17th, 2016, 12:11 PM
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Just got these in for my 110 build. I'm still a ways out from getting them mocked up, but I'm too excited so I have to share .
Can't wait to see how those are going to be installed! Very nice hardware there.
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Installed a Masai spare tire carrier. The included stainless steel hardware was crap. They would seize up before they were even tightened. I went to the local Ace Hardware and bought new stainless nuts and bolts and it went together just fine.
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Old March 17th, 2016, 02:40 PM
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Installed a Masai spare tire carrier. The included stainless steel hardware was crap. They would seize up before they were even tightened. I went to the local Ace Hardware and bought new stainless nuts and bolts and it went together just fine.

Dave, you should know that your post is worthless without pictures...
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Old March 17th, 2016, 02:45 PM
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Dave, you should know that your post is worthless without pictures...
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Old March 17th, 2016, 04:45 PM
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