Central Florida here. Family owns a machine shop. Have built a few jeeps. My fiance and I jeepheads. We have 3.
1: 92 xj police 4.9 stroker, home brew snorkel, 1990 aw4, doubled np231, 8.8 eaten ected, rubi 44 ected,4.56 gears, 8.5" rustys long arm, 35/14.50/15's pit bull's, arb front and rear with tire swing, mile marker 9500, home made led rear lights and front turns.
2: 89 xj, 3.0 Mercedes turbo diesel, home made 6" lift 33's.
3: project 91 mj, modifying rustys ling arm 8.5", waggy 44 front full time locker, Dana 70 dually rear, got a winch from a buddy at a rail road yard its hydraulic don't know how strong but its huge mounting it to frame thru bed, mounting 2 2 ton hydraulic log splitter rams to frame behind cab for anchors, building 4bt for it. Still working on tranny. It was auto truck. Still debating on Tcase. Thinking a twin stick 300.