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Old 01-10-2012, 09:11 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

Of course I had to take her out and test the new straps! So I hooked up with some locals and hit Pancake Rock. The trail report can be found HERE, but I will share some of my favorite shots.

















And a couple of vids!


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Old 01-10-2012, 09:35 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

How do the hellas preform with rear lighting? I want lights on the back of my rack but not sure which ones I want
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Old 01-10-2012, 09:56 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

super sweet write up.....your rig is awsome!
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Old 01-11-2012, 01:54 AM
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Nice, got some JTOM pics for sure
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Old 01-11-2012, 07:03 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

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How do the hellas preform with rear lighting? I want lights on the back of my rack but not sure which ones I want
They are ok. They aren't the best lights, but they get the job done. If you can find a good price on some LEDs then I would get them instead.


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super sweet write up.....your rig is awsome!
Thanks Bud! Still a work in progress.


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Nice, got some JTOM pics for sure

Yep! In fact the second to last shot won me Nov JOTM!
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Old 01-11-2012, 07:15 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

omelet, did you see my LAREDO = MOPAR thread? where i turned the LAREDO badge to make it say MOPAR lol it got some pretty "mixed" reviews
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Old 01-11-2012, 07:22 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

So once I got home from that trip I washed the Jeep. I noticed that the only spot that still looked liked crap was my exhaust tip. So I took it off and gave it a good shine! You can see the rest of the tip that I did not shine is quite caked. The whole thing looked that way when I started.





I have scraped it a few times too!




And once it was back on. Much better

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No I didn't! When was that?
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Old 01-11-2012, 07:32 PM
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Re: Omelet's Build Thread!

when i first joined... let me find you the link...

http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php...t=laredo+mopar

haha

shit ... looks like the picture doesnt work, let me see if i can fix that...

should work now
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Old 01-11-2012, 08:05 PM
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Then I had a major find on Craigslist! I found a guy selling a Rigid Industries E-series 20" for $300. It looked a little beat, but was in perfect working condition. I wasn't quite sure where I was going to put it. I decided to go out on a limb and mod the Matrix to house the light. It was a very tight fit, but it worked and I was thrilled with how it turned out!












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Old 01-11-2012, 09:14 PM
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Went out for an afternoon of wheeling and shooting!


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i have yet to see a wk as beef as yours in person.......just a shit load of srt8s by me
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