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Offline Bosox

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Re: My 8
« Reply #30 on: August 08, 2017, 09:02:01 PM »
Picked at some wiring today

In cab winch controller






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Re: My 8
« Reply #31 on: August 09, 2017, 12:49:20 AM »
Fancy!
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Re: My 8
« Reply #32 on: August 09, 2017, 06:38:35 AM »
plan B lol
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Re: My 8
« Reply #33 on: August 09, 2017, 11:39:08 AM »
Where did you get that switch?
I want one..lol
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Re: My 8
« Reply #34 on: August 09, 2017, 08:23:03 PM »
The winch controller is from 12voltunlimited. He did the big panel
I had in the juggy, good guy and a good product.
The switch panel uses switches and actuators from Rocker Switch Pros.
The actuators are etched not just printed, so they won't wear off. Also good products and helpful tech support...
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Re: My 8
« Reply #35 on: August 09, 2017, 09:14:56 PM »
Thanks Matt !
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Re: My 8
« Reply #36 on: August 12, 2017, 07:09:58 PM »

Got my trans temp gauge in, while I wait on my plate cooler/fan set up to get here.
Added snazzy billet knobs too...

Scored some scrap AR plate from my club's range. Decided to make a patch for the big hole in theR side of my heep. Previous owner cut it out for a gas fill or something...looks like crap so I thought I'd use the AR plate I have kicking around. It cut fine with the torch but I'm reading that it's difficult to weld. Any tips?
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Re: My 8
« Reply #37 on: August 13, 2017, 04:27:26 AM »
Blacky welds ar all the time i believe.
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Re: My 8
« Reply #38 on: August 13, 2017, 10:16:57 AM »
Blacky welds ar all the time i believe.

Ian this is fake news...... :-). 

Bobby black is driving right now but says he thinks you need to pre heat like cast. 
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Re: My 8
« Reply #39 on: August 16, 2017, 01:43:55 PM »
Street meet


I'll pre heat the plate just to be safe. It's just a patch...
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Re: My 8
« Reply #40 on: August 19, 2017, 06:52:55 PM »

Got the tub cleaned out after work today also started on the Artec fuel cell mount, and a quart crate
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Re: My 8
« Reply #41 on: Yesterday at 01:21:27 PM »
Artec makes some good stuff! Looking good and I still think the H2 wheels look awesome!

Question, is that the final resting spot for the cell? Only speaking from an experience I had; make sure there is enough space between the cell an the paper thin tailgate. I was in a situation with the jeep climbing at an fairly sharp angle and in the process of attempting and backing up, put the top of my tailgate slightly into a tree and bent the tail gate which is not a mere 1/4 inch from my cell.  My concern, for my situation is now one good wack and the tail gate could contact the cell and damage it causing a potential fuel leak. My solution was to bend the tailgate back best I could and weld some tube between the C pillars and between the tailgate and cell hopefully offering some protection.
Dad always said "If it has boobs or spark plugs it will be fun AND will cause you problems."

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Re: My 8
« Reply #42 on: Today at 07:17:50 AM »
Thanks, I never thought about smoking the tailgate and possibly damaging the cell. It's not mounted yet so I'll look at putting it behind the seat.
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