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11-12-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By thrashingcows

Very cool design.....did you alter the...

Very cool design.....did you alter the orientation of the threaded portion so the grip will be more upright? I did about 2 years with my pistol grip shifter in Patches while very cool I never found...
11-04-2018, 03:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,014
Posted By thrashingcows

I have re/re'd a few pumps and have never...

I have re/re'd a few pumps and have never bothered with any timing....just remove old pump, reseal, and re-install. As long as you do not rotate the motor, for fear that the timing of the gear might...
11-02-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By thrashingcows

I rarely ever let the RTV skin over....just...

I rarely ever let the RTV skin over....just tighten down and then let sit for a couple hours, then re-fill. But guess I could since I am waiting a couple hours and do have to crawl back under to put...
10-29-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By thrashingcows

Except your elbow.....;) :D If there is...

Except your elbow.....;) :D

If there is reproductions out there please post a link.
10-28-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By thrashingcows

I agree with the others screw it to a pieces of...

I agree with the others screw it to a pieces of wood then drill it out.....stainless requires slow cutting with lots of cutting fluid to keep it cool, or it work hardens and gets very tough to cut.
10-25-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By thrashingcows

I agree with the others you have worked out most...

I agree with the others you have worked out most of the bugs in your truck so going with a new truck will just open another can of worms. Replacing the IP is not too bad a job, will probably take...
10-21-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By thrashingcows

Unless you have a manual valve body, or set your...

Unless you have a manual valve body, or set your TV cable up so the shift points on the tranny are higher then a 3800 spring won't wake much difference over a 3200.
10-21-2018, 05:12 AM
Replies: 6,844
Views: 348,151
Posted By thrashingcows

Well after redoing the drip rail sealant last...

Well after redoing the drip rail sealant last fall I assumed everything was good.....nope looked almost as bad as before so much for the claim on the product that it will not dry out, harden and...
10-21-2018, 05:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By thrashingcows

When you had the head off to replace the O-ring...

When you had the head off to replace the O-ring did you make sure that the control collar/sleeve was hooked properly to the tension lever? See pic....
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10-11-2018, 02:24 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,105
Posted By thrashingcows

Last week I got most of the outside work done...

Last week I got most of the outside work done around the shop, more grading and packing, and got gravel put down around the outside of the shop and up to the main door so I can now drive into the...
10-11-2018, 02:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 604
Posted By thrashingcows

Lots of 1st Gen pics in this thread....;) ...

Lots of 1st Gen pics in this thread....;)

https://www.dieseltruckresource.com/forums/1st-gen-ram-all-topics-93/1st-gen-pics-anyone-143384/
10-09-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 282
Posted By thrashingcows

I have switched all my vehicles with the standard...

I have switched all my vehicles with the standard 1/2 thread lugnuts to the mid 90's dodge dakota lug nuts simply because they have a large cone and don't dig into the rims, believe they are Dorman...
10-06-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 224
Posted By thrashingcows

You don't even have to lock the IP.....just...

You don't even have to lock the IP.....just remove and do your re-seal and install, as long as you have not rotated the motor at all then you just line the key on the IP to the gear and install. But...
09-28-2018, 01:34 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,105
Posted By thrashingcows

Yesterday I pressure washed the floor of the shop...

Yesterday I pressure washed the floor of the shop and and today I put 2 coats of sealer on.

https://i.imgur.com/cwbCr4Yh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/MgDGLRQh.jpg

Also did a bunch or grading...
09-28-2018, 01:28 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,105
Posted By thrashingcows

Time for another update. Got the lower 9...

Time for another update.

Got the lower 9 feet wrapped with help from coffeeaddict...:)

https://i.imgur.com/CrdSOplh.jpg

Picked up the first large order for the electrical and have started to...
09-28-2018, 01:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 401
Posted By thrashingcows

Nice....I assume T-man or someone is going to...

Nice....I assume T-man or someone is going to post pics for ya....;)
09-27-2018, 01:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 728
Posted By thrashingcows

For that body hole and brace the corners closest...

For that body hole and brace the corners closest to the rockers should have a slight opening from where it was folded when manufactured....should not be a sealed unit. If you can clear those corners...
09-12-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,105
Posted By thrashingcows

I'm going with vinyl siding to match the house. ...

I'm going with vinyl siding to match the house. If the shop was way off and not close to the house I would probably go with a metal siding but I want it to blend in with the house as much as...
09-11-2018, 02:52 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,105
Posted By thrashingcows

And the view from front and back....doors need a...

And the view from front and back....doors need a good scrubbing but will clean up well. :)

https://i.imgur.com/XO5SFXKh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/D3GXFSah.jpg
09-11-2018, 02:42 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,105
Posted By thrashingcows

Well been working on the shop when I have time,...

Well been working on the shop when I have time, now that it's up and roofed not such a big pressure to get things done. I have got all the windows in, man door in place and just finished installing...
09-11-2018, 02:24 AM
Replies: 6,844
Views: 348,151
Posted By thrashingcows

Well our newest member Coffeeaddict had a break...

Well our newest member Coffeeaddict had a break down today so I went out to help him. Turns out even before this we were PM-ing back and forth and it turns out we already knew each other.....;) So...
09-10-2018, 01:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 550
Posted By thrashingcows

Yeah that is the same thing I found when I bought...

Yeah that is the same thing I found when I bought that headlight relay kit from an offshore supplier, wire appeared to 10-12gauge, but they were all wire casing with maybe 18gauge worth of wire...
09-10-2018, 01:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 444
Posted By thrashingcows

FYI those repro mirrors will start rusting badly...

FYI those repro mirrors will start rusting badly within a year. ;)

You could go with a mix up tow mirror like I did....
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09-02-2018, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6,844
Views: 348,151
Posted By thrashingcows

Could you not uses thermal relay for the fusible...

Could you not uses thermal relay for the fusible links? Should provide the same type of protection would it not, and most of them rest once cooled down.
08-27-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6,844
Views: 348,151
Posted By thrashingcows

I ordered an off shore headlight relay kit and...

I ordered an off shore headlight relay kit and the wire "looked" like 14ga, but you actually open them up and look at the amount of actual wire inside and they were lucky to be a 16-18ga...there was...
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