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Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-16-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 26,733
Posted By ProTouring442
Yup. He's since sold the '56 'vert. Still has the...

Yup. He's since sold the '56 'vert. Still has the '59, though.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-02-2019, 05:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 701
Posted By ProTouring442
Here's my build. If you have any questions, don't...

Here's my build. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask.

http://www.ifsja.org/forums/vb/showthread.php?t=165696
Forum: General FSJ Tech 05-30-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By ProTouring442
I used a unit from a GM van. It matches the unit...

I used a unit from a GM van. It matches the unit in our Jeeps, but with OD.

https://i.ibb.co/syPBdYq/IMG-0241.jpg

https://i.ibb.co/nMPP5VJ/IMG-0244.jpg

https://i.ibb.co/gDHbDcJ/IMG-0246.jpg
Forum: General Chit-Chat 05-06-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By ProTouring442
Not only will keeping the air clear help you see,...

Not only will keeping the air clear help you see, but it's also a part of how the paint cures.

You also want a full faced mask. Modern paints have stuff in them that you will absorb through your...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 04-24-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 906
Posted By ProTouring442
That's what, a hour's labor? Not a bad price, if...

That's what, a hour's labor? Not a bad price, if you ask me.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-27-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 3,495
Views: 254,396
Posted By ProTouring442
Nothing about the dash or HVAC in mine is as it...

Nothing about the dash or HVAC in mine is as it came from Jeep. I'm running a GM combined HVAC based system (dehumidified defroster!), and a custom, deeper dash/console.

I went with a peaked and...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-26-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3,495
Views: 254,396
Posted By ProTouring442
I ordered a new CB radio. I'm starting to...

I ordered a new CB radio.

I'm starting to collect parts for the next run on the thing. New interior, all new dash (again), widetrack flares, paint, etc. Depending on how long it takes, we might be...
Forum: Build Threads 02-23-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 45,759
Posted By ProTouring442
Lookin' great!:drivin:

Lookin' great!:drivin:
Forum: Build Threads 02-13-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 1,964
Views: 215,218
Posted By ProTouring442
No offense intended to you or anyone else, but I...

No offense intended to you or anyone else, but I would not recommend you rebuild seatbelts for others. The liability is just too great. There are professional places that will rebuild and/or re-web...
Forum: Build Threads 02-08-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 41,702
Posted By ProTouring442
Absolutely amazing! Beautiful job!

Absolutely amazing! Beautiful job!
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 02-01-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,239
Posted By ProTouring442
Ever stop to think it wasn't quite as nice as it...

Ever stop to think it wasn't quite as nice as it looks? CGI can do a lot for a rusted out old Jeep.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-22-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 756
Posted By ProTouring442
Rereading the original post, I'm thinking the...

Rereading the original post, I'm thinking the problem is the paintable undercoating. It's expanding and/or getting soft in the sun. That's why it's only happening on the upper surfaces, while the...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-20-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 756
Posted By ProTouring442
The top coat is shrinking and/or the paint under...

The top coat is shrinking and/or the paint under it is swelling.

What were the products you used?
Forum: General FSJ Tech 12-18-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By ProTouring442
On mine, the busbars at either side came loose....

On mine, the busbars at either side came loose. I'mm replacing it with a non-defroster class, and installing an aftermarket defroster grid.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 12-08-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 26,733
Posted By ProTouring442
Hmmm... I'll have to look into that. The Jeep...

Hmmm... I'll have to look into that.

The Jeep runs like a top. It's made may trips to Albuquerque and back (to the Knoxville, TN area), as well as dozens of trips back and forth to my folks (in...
Forum: Build Threads 12-08-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,872
Posted By ProTouring442
Yes! I remember that. I have the photos you sent...

Yes! I remember that. I have the photos you sent me in my screen saver rotation.
Forum: Build Threads 12-08-2018, 12:09 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,872
Posted By ProTouring442
Here's my LS Swap build. If you have any...

Here's my LS Swap build. If you have any questions, feel free to ask away!

http://www.ifsja.org/forums/vb/showthread.php?t=165696
Forum: General FSJ Tech 11-26-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 960
Posted By ProTouring442
Actually, it gets easier. The cruise is easy to...

Actually, it gets easier. The cruise is easy to wire up, and plugs into the harness between the DBW gas pedal and the harness.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 11-20-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By ProTouring442
If it were me, I would use 1X6 (or 8, etc) to...

If it were me, I would use 1X6 (or 8, etc) to build the outside of the "box."

Then span the top and bottom with cardboard stapled or screwed to the boards (and maybe glued, too).
Forum: Customer Corner: (Vendor product discussions) 11-18-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 6,804
Posted By ProTouring442
Why use trim at all? Just paint the gutter black.

Why use trim at all? Just paint the gutter black.
Forum: Introduce Yourself. 11-06-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 927
Posted By ProTouring442
Welcome from Harriman, TN! Good looking rig....

Welcome from Harriman, TN!

Good looking rig. :fsj:
Forum: Build Threads 10-07-2018, 08:46 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,872
Posted By ProTouring442
You can rewrap them pretty easily. The material...

You can rewrap them pretty easily. The material just tucks in to the gap between the two halves.
Forum: Introduce Yourself. 09-19-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By ProTouring442
Welcome from Harriman, TN.

Welcome from Harriman, TN.
Forum: General Chit-Chat 09-13-2018, 07:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,450
Posted By ProTouring442
Buy it and, as it is likely rotted on the bottom,...

Buy it and, as it is likely rotted on the bottom, part it out.

PS: I'm interested in the roof.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 09-11-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,329
Posted By ProTouring442
Eastwood makes an anodizing remover. You can also...

Eastwood makes an anodizing remover. You can also use a ZEP product (acidic toilet bowl cleaner, I think). In either case, be careful as the product will also dissolve the aluminum if it is left on...
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