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Old 12-17-2011, 08:39 AM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

Lets see those Red Shackle Rings.

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Old 12-17-2011, 04:25 PM
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Lol I god your back! Ill put up pics when I get home

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Old 12-17-2011, 10:12 PM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

My stuff finally came! First thing I did was tear apart the front end for the shackle mounts! VERY easy install, I was a little worried about the front bumper but it was a very very easy thing to do!


Bumper dropped


All the bolts installed. The farthest one of the left is the one you have to drill out bigger, I used a step bit and it took about 30 seconds for both sides!


Mounts installed!


New rivets installed. I did it by hand, who says I need a rivet gun!


Anddddddddddddddddddddddddddddddd DONE! I painted all my shackles red last night, Lucas and Coop were doubters, BUT it turned out great and looks good! The color matches the color of the red handle on the bar of the hi lift on my roof. Its kinda a nice theme!


First impression time... I like them, very very heavy and well made, the hardware was nicely packaged and the directions were great. The fact that they include the new rivets you need to re attach the bumper is great!
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Old 12-17-2011, 10:19 PM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

Second thing that came in the box was the switch panel from saguaro! Not much to say here, fit and finish was perfect, install was a breeze, popped the two switches I have in and done! Everything behind the dash is wired and run into the engine bay, just gotta wire in relays and the lights when they come!




You cant see all that in there normally, just the flash on my phone. Ill be getting more switches soon.
I WILL get better pics of everything tomorrow sometime with a real camera!
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Old 12-17-2011, 10:27 PM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

those shackles look sick...i may just have to copy u with the red

u just use spray paint?
and adhesion promoter or clear coat?
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Old 12-17-2011, 10:44 PM
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Nope, just grabbed some paint made for strait to metal, wiped them off and sprayed them, don't really care if it peals when I use them, I expect that, it takes off of 5 mins to re spray then! I just ran a clothes hanger through them and hung then from a rafter in my garage

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Old 12-17-2011, 11:30 PM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

ooo thats a nice idea!

u paint the bolts black? [the bolts for the shackle, not the mount]
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Old 12-17-2011, 11:47 PM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

I bought black shackles for the front so they were already black, my rear shackles came with a red bolt and black shackle, so I painted the bolt black and the shackle red
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Old 12-17-2011, 11:52 PM
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oh sick
my shackles are just galvanized so we shall see how it goes...gotta go pick up some paint
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Old 12-17-2011, 11:52 PM
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Old 12-18-2011, 12:03 AM
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Re: Crestwood1001's Build Thread!

Thank you sir, hopefully I can pull one of you two out when we are up there! Or at least hook up to them and test them out!
One more update! I just watched a DIY on replacing the bulbs in the climate control box that are always burnt out, for a total of 5 bucks I ordered the bulbs and will fix mine myself!
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Old 12-18-2011, 12:09 AM
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i really didn't think the red was a good idea, you proved me wrong. nice work.
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