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Old 04-08-2014, 01:54 PM   #61
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Stayed late and installed my AEV lift! It was late, hands were dirty and covered in anti-seize so pictures are limited




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And naturally it drives amazing! Honestly better then stock

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That looks GREAT! Nice to see a white / black Unlimited built up! I will be in touch with you shortly (it will be after Barrett Jackson) and look forward to wrapping something up with you. Thanks for the help.
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That looks GREAT! Nice to see a white / black Unlimited built up! I will be in touch with you shortly (it will be after Barrett Jackson) and look forward to wrapping something up with you. Thanks for the help.
Thanks man and stay out of trouble out there! haha
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Some better pics of the AEV 3.5SC System, AEV Pintler Beadlocks and 35" Bfgoodrich KM2's!







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Just got back from EJs in Moab, what an awesome time. Had the opportunity to ride with a few guys from AEV.







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Old 04-23-2014, 05:19 PM   #67
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Great pics Rin! Welcome back! Beautiful AEV rigs!!
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Old 04-24-2014, 10:06 AM   #68
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Great pics Rin! Welcome back! Beautiful AEV rigs!!
Thanks Dave, another few weeks until Overland Expo and another big road trip!

In the meantime I will be installing an AFE Y-Pipe and 3" S.S. Offroad Exhaust System next week, An AEV Snorkel and hopefully my sPod!

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Old 05-07-2014, 12:17 PM   #69
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Installed the AFE 3" 409s.s. Off-road Exhaust System this past week! I'm really happy with the "mellow" tone and how quiet it actually is. haha The MBRP units I have used in the past have been considerably louder and did not fit nearly as nice as the AFE unit.

With the exhaust system, I also installed the AFE Y-Pipe for driveshaft clearance.





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I also found sometime after work to spool up my Warn M8000-S winch and install my Warn Hawse Fairlead that I powdercoated matte black. To finish it off I added a Factor55 Flatlink in Gunmetal.




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And last but not least an AEV Snorkel System!



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How she sits now

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Very nice work. Every time I look at a new build thread I change my mind on what to do...
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Very nice work. Every time I look at a new build thread I change my mind on what to do...
Thanks! I have been so busy with work that i haven't had much time to work on my Jeep.
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Sneak peak of custom Spod switch covers being built!


This setup will allow use of the driving lights manually and automatically with High beam operation. Also auto reverse lights with a manual override (like IPF). And lastly winch cutoff and control!
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Sneak peak of custom Spod switch covers being built!


This setup will allow use of the driving lights manually and automatically with High beam operation. Also auto reverse lights with a manual override (like IPF). And lastly winch cutoff and control!
I like'em Rin! and welcome back!
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I like'em Rin! and welcome back!
Thanks Dave haha, Finally will be home for more then two weeks straight! Time to start working on my Rubi again!
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Any updates on the exhaust (pics, sound clip, fitment, drone)? I am looking at the same one, so would appreciate all the feedback.
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Any updates on the exhaust (pics, sound clip, fitment, drone)? I am looking at the same one, so would appreciate all the feedback.
Sorry I have been super busy with work haha, I tried to record the sound with my IPhone, but its very un clear and muffled. I would describe it as very close to stock with a slight rumble.

But here's some of what I have been up to




Down last weekend at OCNJ at the Jeep Invasion! Awesome time and got to hang with Cash from AEV.

I have to do some updates on my new Baja Design lights also!
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Here are some finished shots of the custom sPod I had talked about earlier. Basically the functions are as follows:

Switch #'s and Functions

1) "IPF" style reverse light switch
2) "Light Control Switch" allows lights to be controlled via key source or HB
3) Onx Light Bar
4) Squadron's (fog location)
5) Winch Cutoff
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Fog Light Location Mounted BAJA DESIGNS Squadron's
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Builds looks amazing....keep up good work
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Builds looks amazing....keep up good work
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Alright Rin, what's next? Looking awesome!
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This is awesome...


Love the build
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Alright Rin, what's next? Looking awesome!
Thanks Dave! I will be fabbing up some custom a pillar brackets with matching white Baja Design Squadrons and also a pair of squadrons for reverse lighting.

Time is just the tough part, it's summer and the ocean is calling every weekend. haha, followed by a trips to Baja, Ashville, Vermont, SEMA, etc in the next few months.
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Love the build
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Some little things I have changed out over the past few weeks. First thing was the weak OEM trac bar. My bar had more "flex" then most JK's that I have checked, with that said it would get a "double" bump every time I hit a big expansion or pot hole.

I opted for the JKS front adjustable trac bar.




Some side by side shots and how I matched the stock length haha.

And my test/parking spot...



The addition of the trac bar honestly was very noticeable and the whole driving experience feels much "stiffer" and I couldn't be happier!
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Gr8 build man, I subscribed to ya thread.. Can't wait too see how it looks in person... Once my '15 JKU comes in (hopefully Late August &#128513, I'll definitely be by the shop
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Gr8 build man, I subscribed to ya thread.. Can't wait too see how it looks in person... Once my '15 JKU comes in (hopefully Late August &#128513, I'll definitely be by the shop
Awesome man! Feel free to pm or give me a call with any questions!
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As far as a review on the Baja Designs ONX 15" light bar and Squadron LED lights, here are some comparison shots.

First is the JW Speaker 8700's on low beam.


Then in the same location with the Baja Designs ONX & Squadron's powered by the sPod to come on with the high beams!



A lot of light for such a small setup! But more squadrons to come!

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