|07-19-2013 12:50 PM|
Added the BBC to my YJ model along with some headers and the front plate. The whole idea of modeling the Jeep is to see problems before fabrication. Well I have issues. I have found that my original plan to go with 18" travel ORI struts and set them up to use 6" up travel and 12" of down travel may not work that well. The up travel is going to be a problem with the front drive shaft hitting the oilpan. So I am going to 4" up and 14" down.
I also will need to lower my one-link skid to accommodate the monster gearbox.
I would also like to move the motor up. This may be difficult. I already will lift the body 2" and will not lift it any higher. I may cut the firewall and tranny tunnel and move them up. More to come on this.
The BBC is a bit longer and even tucked way back into the firewall I may need to stretch the front out to make room for the radiator.
|07-19-2013 12:48 PM|
|jeeptjrider||Looks awesome man!!|
|07-16-2013 11:41 AM|
torque converter showed up. 9.5" spragless 2500rpm stall
|07-11-2013 08:00 PM|
Oh now that's slick.
Keep the updates comin.
|07-10-2013 06:22 PM|
Yokes and 1350/1410 conversion joint showed up.
|07-10-2013 03:01 PM|
|nick50471||I'm thinking more of a Scrambler look but we're on the same page.|
|07-10-2013 02:58 PM|
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|07-10-2013 01:57 PM|
|1BLKJP||Just read thru entire thread as bored at the office. If i'm remembering correctly stretch of tub is due to being a 4 seater?|
|07-10-2013 10:52 AM|
|07-10-2013 06:46 AM|
|nick50471||This replaces the transfercase|
|07-09-2013 11:48 PM|
|07-09-2013 10:22 PM|
Gearbox showed up today.
|07-08-2013 04:39 PM|
One link joints showed up today.
|07-07-2013 08:43 PM|
|07-01-2013 03:02 PM|
|Sawyerballer98||Subscribed!! This looks like an awesome build|
|06-30-2013 02:19 PM|
Preparing to stretch the tub.
A couple bad spots.
|06-29-2013 09:13 AM|
More parts coming in. Front plate, mid plate and solid tranny mount.
|06-17-2013 11:47 AM|
|nick50471||Sorry fellas. This thread won't get updated all that often. Since they took Tapatalk away posting on WF will be very limited. I don't use my laptop all that often for surfing.|
|06-13-2013 10:11 PM|
|04Xtj||im a follower now..nice job..|
|06-12-2013 04:53 PM|
Those are some heavy bastards
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|06-12-2013 11:21 AM|
|Wondertwin1||Holy. Crap. What a build.|
|06-12-2013 10:45 AM|
|GoldenSahara00||You're telling me. I'm gona do like 10% of your build in 10X the time...|
|06-12-2013 10:17 AM|
|nick50471||$hit...If I had the money it would be done a lot sooner.|
|06-12-2013 10:15 AM|
|GoldenSahara00||Pfffft I guess you can't rush perfection.|
|06-12-2013 10:10 AM|
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