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Old May 28th, 2014, 01:51 PM   #1
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Old May 28th, 2014, 01:52 PM   #2
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Old May 28th, 2014, 01:54 PM   #3
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Old May 28th, 2014, 01:57 PM   #4
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Z'ed the frame.



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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:00 PM   #5
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Chopped the top.

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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:01 PM   #6
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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:03 PM   #7
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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:04 PM   #8
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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:06 PM   #9
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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:11 PM   #10
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That's about where I'm at on the build. More to follow.
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Old May 28th, 2014, 02:37 PM   #11
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Ooooooo ! I like it ! Thought it looked pretty low in your intro, but nice to see just how low it can get. Hell of a start. Keep it up !
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Old May 28th, 2014, 04:42 PM   #12
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Old May 28th, 2014, 07:13 PM   #13
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Nice shoebox as we'll!
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Old May 28th, 2014, 07:15 PM   #14
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Thanks y'all
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WOW! Im not a fan of these things but this is bad ass!
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Love it.
Never really seen one like it.
Great job!
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That thing looks fast!

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Really cool

& to think I passed up on cutting up my buggy, I may hafta start another project someday


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That is badd ass!
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Old May 29th, 2014, 04:34 PM   #20
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Thanks again, having fun with it.

New parts in the mail today!
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That is very cool ? I want one.

Is it street legal in Texas ?
It is in Flordia, I figure since Texas is also a free state it would be.
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looking good, I would have never thought about doing something like that to a buggy, keep it up!
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Old May 31st, 2014, 10:13 AM   #23
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Worked in the rear of buggy today.
Would like some feedback on these taillights.






Thanks again y'all!

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Lights look good. Look and stance lean toward, light, fast, and aggressive.
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