kevinbParticipantAugust 30, 2019 at 2:53 pmPost count: 37
At this rate you’ll be driving it out to our open house.Juan 59 DDWTParticipantAugust 30, 2019 at 3:13 pmPost count: 276
The Dove Blue Color is amazing,.. I really like what you are doing with this Gem,…. 👍👏👏👏👏👏AndymParticipantAugust 30, 2019 at 7:13 pmPost count: 896
Wow!! This is a best bang for your buck job!!
Do somethingJbParticipantAugust 30, 2019 at 7:31 pmPost count: 544
Blink you’ll miss a quickie like this…killin it fellas!John JonesKeymasterAugust 31, 2019 at 8:44 amPost count: 5844
Getting it done…. Pat is sanding removables now…. 😎 I reckon were gonna paint some parts today! 😎ColeBParticipantAugust 31, 2019 at 11:20 amPost count: 1325
KB posted???? Something amazing must be going on!!!Pat KKeymasterAugust 31, 2019 at 1:24 pmPost count: 1126RustabusParticipantSeptember 2, 2019 at 10:52 amPost count: 1698
Moving along!!!!!! Must have been nice to start out with a pretty nice Rig instead of some of the piles that show up for restoration! 😉 😉 🙂Pat KKeymasterSeptember 3, 2019 at 12:59 pmPost count: 1126
Sanded on gates Sun & Monday. Got the side gates blocked out and in final prime.
Rear gate blocked out without a prime session.
Got and early start today. Already sanded, hung, and painted a batch of L31 parts this morning.
We will build it if it comes.John JonesKeymasterSeptember 3, 2019 at 5:37 pmPost count: 5844
Parts came out tit’s!!! Nice Pat!!! Wouldn’t bother me a bit to not have to paint anymore…. 😎
Sanded on gates with Pat after I got back from an awesome camping trip in the San Juans… Paint in the morning!!! 😎
Assembly will probably be starting tomorrow!!! 😎 😎PeteParticipantSeptember 4, 2019 at 5:20 amPost count: 790
Pat on the gun! Nice job! Blocking with a paint stick? Looks finger-numbing….Pat KKeymasterSeptember 4, 2019 at 11:45 amPost count: 1126
Gates done this morning.
We will build it if it comes.John JonesKeymasterSeptember 5, 2019 at 7:28 amPost count: 5844
Nailed them GATES!!!! They look super awesome!!! The whole truck came out awesome..!!
We sorted parts and such yesterday.. Fished some bailing wire through the frame and pulled the main wiring harness through, front to back, tapped all the holes in the truck for smooth assembly and am ready to hang some more parts this morning.. 😎 The only item I see so far we are missing is one fuse block…. 😎John JonesKeymasterSeptember 5, 2019 at 7:57 amPost count: 5844
I haven’t seen a Starter switch yet… This one takes the big one like a split bug….
You guys want us to use the reducs off the box that was in the bus??? Or.. Didn’t you guys buy a pair?? Maybe keep this one together and use those??CorporateModeratorSeptember 5, 2019 at 1:05 pmPost count: 691
I love going on adventures in our bus!!!Pat KKeymasterSeptember 5, 2019 at 6:02 pmPost count: 1126
Were getting this thing back together and polished up. JJ wet sanded and buffed the nose today and helped me bolt parts on.
Nose is like a mirror now!!!
Lids and gates on.
Maim wiring harness pulled. Lid props on.
Paint matched screws/bolts for latches and hinges.
Door mechs and strikers, cleaned, lubed and installed. Treasure chest mech received the same treatment.
Smooth long side rocker looks great!
More buffing and assembly tomorrow. More pics now!!!
We will build it if it comes.RustabusParticipantSeptember 5, 2019 at 8:24 pmPost count: 1698
Sailing through this!!!!! Heh!!! Lame jokes Rule!!! 😉68tintopParticipantSeptember 6, 2019 at 3:16 amPost count: 677
Holy shit. KCW rocks. Killed it😬🤪😜ColeBParticipantSeptember 6, 2019 at 8:32 amPost count: 1325
Man this is an awesome truck!
So no fuse box or starter button at all? I’ll ask around.
we have a set of reduction boxes I believe. At the warehouse. Would be good to keep that trans together since I thinks it’s the original and then throw this other set of reduction boxes on it.FranzKeymasterSeptember 6, 2019 at 9:33 amPost count: 2974
The truck looks awesome. Love the gates….its hard to believe its the real thing.
JJ and Pat in the zone.ColeBParticipantSeptember 8, 2019 at 12:52 pmPost count: 1325
Think I located a starter button. I’ll give it to you guys this week at the open house. Now I just need to find a fuse box?John JonesKeymasterSeptember 9, 2019 at 6:32 amPost count: 5844
Think I located a starter button. I’ll give it to you guys this week at the open house. Now I just need to find a fuse box?
We have one fuse block, but your fancy pants 52 takes 2!!! …. and if it comes to it.. I could steal one from the single cab out back.. (storage fee)
Remember.. it takes the larger split bug push button starter switch.. black please….
We went ahead and gave it the California rub down… Today, I will give it the California SHINE!!!! 😎
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