Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by timwilks13 » Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:07 am

How strong are the rear wings, can they be stood on? Looking like you'll be back on the road in no time!
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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by Jordi » Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:14 am

timwilks13 wrote:
Mon Jan 21, 2019 12:07 am
How strong are the rear wings, can they be stood on? Looking like you'll be back on the road in no time!
Seem strong enough to stand on, need to get a big lad to stand / bounce on them for a better test. I’ve been climbing all over it and it all seems solid, the little triangle braces on the back bumper stiffened it right up.

Another coat of primer, couple of coats of colour. Fit the lights.

Got plenty of SCUK shit rubber to add as spatz to bits of it.

Trying to find some smaller gauge waffle board material for the in-fills on it.
1988 Samurai - Truck Cab, 1.6 8v & HIF44, Snorkel, YJs, 4.3 R&Ps, Rear Air Locker, Rock Lobster, FF Back Axle, Rear Discs, RCV Front Shafts, X-Eng Handbrake, PAS, 33s, Stack Exhaust

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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by donkeychomp » Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:25 am

Jordi that looks forking great mate. Love your 'yellow peril' zook!
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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by Jordi » Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:37 pm

First coat of colour.
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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by Anton » Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:39 pm

Fwoar!
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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by Jordi » Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:14 pm

Not much progress, ordered the fittings to plumb the fuel tank in and some extra long brake pipes to go straight from the rear calipers into a t piece, instead of running copper brake lines along the axle.

Hopefully get some paint splashed about this weekend and some bits bolted back on it.
1988 Samurai - Truck Cab, 1.6 8v & HIF44, Snorkel, YJs, 4.3 R&Ps, Rear Air Locker, Rock Lobster, FF Back Axle, Rear Discs, RCV Front Shafts, X-Eng Handbrake, PAS, 33s, Stack Exhaust

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Re: Jordis 1988 Samurai (Re)Build

Post by donkeychomp » Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:32 pm

I do like that little yellow peril!
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