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motoidiot

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Thank you both!
Hoping to be in a position to install a lift later this year and want to be sure it is up to the task of lifting my 7.3 E-350 EB.
 

mk216v

Der Chef der Fahrzeuge
Shooting a quick video on brake options

Nice layout--good to see them all together in one place.
I was really happy with my 8piston SSBC setup(what the pic doesn't show due to the pad being loaded, are the 4pistons on one side, and 4 on the other).
 

ujoint

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NJ7.3 is mobile, finishing up the roof rack and she'll be ready for road miles before heading home!

 

Raul

Adventurer
NJ7.3 is mobile, finishing up the roof rack and she'll be ready for road miles before heading home!
I love that color.
i also like the rocker panel in black half way to the crest. It leaves a better proportion, specially on the extended van. If I were to do mine again I'll do only half like this.
 

ujoint

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Love the look of a x-over knuckle ready to go! Not a tin of guys go for it but we do stuff them with ball joints and attach the arm if you want.



Up at 4:30, couldn't get back to sleep so to the shop I went! Roads are slick!

 

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torqluvas

Observer
Holy jeebus y'all make some killer vans! Looking thru the pix I see lots of Bilstein and Fox shox. Do y'all do anything crazy with these vans? Like y'all got any King pintops or King coilovers for some serious susp? What about that green one with the flatbed, V3 or whatever its called? Still running Fox on it?

I need to tell all my buddies in 'bama about you guys. Keep rockin!
 

ujoint

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Holy jeebus y'all make some killer vans! Looking thru the pix I see lots of Bilstein and Fox shox. Do y'all do anything crazy with these vans? Like y'all got any King pintops or King coilovers for some serious susp? What about that green one with the flatbed, V3 or whatever its called? Still running Fox on it?

I need to tell all my buddies in 'bama about you guys. Keep rockin!
Thanks! We've been using Fox for a few years, Bilstein was getting to tough to source and had horrible lead times. Super happy with Fox. V4 has 3.0 12" travel kings all the way around, we've done a few rigs over the years with King 2.5s, Bilstein 2.5s, etc but most guys don't want to pay the $$ for them. The Fox 2.0 is plenty of shock for 99% of the vans.
 

torqluvas

Observer
Thanks! We've been using Fox for a few years, Bilstein was getting to tough to source and had horrible lead times. Super happy with Fox. V4 has 3.0 12" travel kings all the way around, we've done a few rigs over the years with King 2.5s, Bilstein 2.5s, etc but most guys don't want to pay the $$ for them. The Fox 2.0 is plenty of shock for 99% of the vans.
So y'all still offer Bilstein or no?

V4 not V3 my bad. 3.0 Kings, now we talkin. Post some pics up of the front and rear setups so we can all drool more, I wanna show my buddies what a real serious susp looks like!
And got any pix of V4 on the RTI ramp?

Sweet rack too.
 

ujoint

Supporting Sponsor
So y'all still offer Bilstein or no?

V4 not V3 my bad. 3.0 Kings, now we talkin. Post some pics up of the front and rear setups so we can all drool more, I wanna show my buddies what a real serious susp looks like!
And got any pix of V4 on the RTI ramp?

Sweet rack too.
Na, haven't used Bilstein in a few years.





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torqluvas

Observer
Well frick yeah!! Look at those monsters. King bumps too! Good flex. So do y'all have front buckets that you offer to the DIY guy for these with the rest of your 4x4 kit? Post more pics, cant get enuf!
 

ujoint

Supporting Sponsor
Well frick yeah!! Look at those monsters. King bumps too! Good flex. So do y'all have front buckets that you offer to the DIY guy for these with the rest of your 4x4 kit? Post more pics, cant get enuf!
Yea it wasn't easy packaging a shock that big in the van wheel wells with no inner fender mods while trying to keep it low. We don't offer any of this link stuff for DIY guys. would build another here but nothing mail order.
 
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