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Old 08-29-2013, 10:11 AM   #1
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TJ Tub trailer build

I ended up with some TJ stuff that I couldn't sell so I decided to build a trailer and sell it Here's some pics up to this point.







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Old 08-29-2013, 10:23 AM   #2
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Old 08-29-2013, 12:44 PM   #3
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I just got through the Golden Eagle thread, and now this... Looking forward to the updates. Promises to be a great build.

I did notice that there are some holes in the frame, are you going fill those in?
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I hadn't thought about that yet. I guess that's up to the owner

I'm keeping real close hours on this so neither I or whoever buys it won't get screwed. Slicking a frame is alot of hours.
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nice ...doing one down here so will be keen for up dates
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Old 08-31-2013, 02:02 PM   #6
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Looks great, can't wait to see how iit ends up.
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Old 09-04-2013, 08:56 AM   #7
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Started filling in the other hole

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Started filling in the other hole

I'm not a welder (not trained anyways) but those things you have there are the work of genius. DO you have a pic of the other side (inside the tub)?
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Old 09-04-2013, 09:06 AM   #9
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Can't wait to see the finished product.
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I hope I dont have to finish it all rofl. My goal is to do the things that most people can't and let the new owner finalize it how he or she wants.
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I hope I dont have to finish it all rofl. My goal is to do the things that most people can't and let the new owner finalize it how he or she wants.
So you would get it structurally sound and rolling? Leaving what, painting, wiring, suspension and other...?

That sounds like a cool idea. Probably a great way to start out. hmmmm, now you've got me thinking.... Just Empty Every Pocket
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Old 09-05-2013, 03:49 PM   #12
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Yeah I'm going to get it in primer and rolling and price it. Then keep working on it a adjusting the price accordingly. I'm keeping a real close tab on hours and cash spent.
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Old 09-05-2013, 05:41 PM   #13
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Looks good so far. There's a guy over on JF that did a similar trailer build but he used two back halfs so both ends opened. I'll see if I can dig up the thread and some pics.

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Yeah I've seen that done too. I'm using a stock tj frame and one half to save money
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Yeah, I'd been looking for a long bed MJ to cut the back half off and do the same with for the last year or so but they're damn near impossible to find around here.

Anyway, looking forward to seeing this thing progress.
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I'm not a welder (not trained anyways) but those things you have there are the work of genius. DO you have a pic of the other side (inside the tub)?
Not off hand, I will try to remember to snap one before I pull the clamps.
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Not off hand, I will try to remember to snap one before I pull the clamps.
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Nice job.

Tubs get rather short cut this way. Maybe lool at keeping the whole tub, flatten the firewall, flatten floor, enclose from cowl back to tailgate, install bulkhead wall at b-pillar, and have side door and rear door access.
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I wanted to make it this size for resale
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Lookin good! you are gonna love using it, I have one and use it for sooooo much more than I originally intended, I specificaly like how you used an existing piece to close off the front. Nice job man!
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Someone needs to buy it and finish
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Old 10-08-2013, 12:38 PM   #22
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What now you are selling it?
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Old 10-08-2013, 01:24 PM   #23
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It's always been forsale.
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It's always been forsale.
HA! I totally missed it.
What are you asking for it?
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As it is right now I'd take 2500.

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