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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #135 on: May 22, 2017, 07:43:58 PM »
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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #136 on: July 20, 2017, 02:24:29 PM »
Wired up my oba on/off switch and ran the air line to it. Also cut more of the front bumper away. And I replaced the cabin air filter.

20170719_135946 by Kyle Zastrow, on Flickr

Really liking the look of the bumper now.

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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #137 on: July 20, 2017, 03:36:00 PM »
how does that affect the structural rigidity at speed? I like the look too.
I got your "Jeep thing", now it burns when I pee..

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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #138 on: July 20, 2017, 04:33:44 PM »
how does that affect the structural rigidity at speed? I like the look too.

It doesn't seem to affect it at all. All of the structure is still present. Lets just say its refined.
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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #139 on: August 03, 2017, 04:07:23 PM »
My onboard air is finally complete.
 
1-Viair 480c Compressor
 1-6 Port Air Manifold
 2- 2.5 gal Air Tanks
 1-90psi on 120psi off Pressure Switch
 1- Viair 200psi Guage w/Master On/Off switch
 5'- 3/8 Air Line
 15'- 1/4 Air Line
 Various air fittings

I have under $200 in the whole project

Cant see any of it hanging from under the rear

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The set up

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Insert Hose Here

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Nice Location for Gauge and Switch

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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #140 on: September 05, 2017, 05:29:53 PM »
So I picked up some IF roof light bar mounts from AZGeorge a while back waiting for the day to buy a light bar. Well that day happened. I picked up a 43" curved bar.
I was dreading the install though. I knew from when I had my Xoskel light cage that my rivnuts were all striped out. So I had a slow day last week and I figured that Id take a crack at it. Dropped the headliner and removed the rivnuts. I hate those things. I replaced them with bolts and mounted the brackets and light bar. Not bad I must say. Holy wow is it bright.

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Re: Project JAP Jeep
« Reply #141 on: December 02, 2020, 04:25:34 PM »
The 285/75R16 Mastercraft Courser MTs ran their course. They lasted exactly three years. I have no idea how many miles I put on them. Had to be at least 30k. Not bad for a MT. At $160 a tire I would get them again. The performed nicely off road and on road.

This go around I wanted to try out a tire that has been gaining a lot of popularity. At $145 per tire(285/75R16) the Milestar Patagonia MT looked like a sure thing. I figured why not. The largest con i found for this tire is that it wears fast on the street. The Pro's definitely out weighted the Cons. For a MT you cant beat the price. They look awesome. Lots of sidewall protection. At $145 I wouldn't freak out if I damaged a tire and had to replace it.

Ive got a couple hundred miles on them now and they ride great on the road. I haven't had them off road yet.
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