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big project with the truck...

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by 91AK250, Aug 20, 2008.

  1. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,642

    so, a year after the paintjob i finally came upon a deal i couldnt pass up..it sparked my intrest in it again..

    so the interior will go from blue...to grey and orange with a touch of black.

    explorer overhead console with temp/compass and auto dim mirror

    '95 f-150 seat and carpet and visors

    hope to have it done by the weekend, but we'll see!

    picked this up today..
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    before
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    currently...pics to come as it gets finished
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    stay tuned!
     
  2. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
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    Get tired of sitting on springs? or just time for a change

    if you get bored and do stuff like this......you might think about gettting a job :D

    i'm curious to see it when done.

    PJ
     
  3. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
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    Aren't you going to miss that center armrest, I know I wish my truck had one!
     
  4. farmerkev

    farmerkev Senior Member
    Messages: 847

    Looks like loads of fun. :dizzy:
     
  5. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
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    the old seat was fine...but it was blue...

    new seat has a armrest also :)

    i have a job, own my own biz detailign cars..but this is a project i'd been wanting to do..

    heres how far i've gotton
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    getting there
     
  6. LawnProLandscapes

    LawnProLandscapes PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,129

    nice little project you got going on there. i got a ? for yea since your in the detailing biz. i got a used 14' enclosed cargo trailer i picked up for mowing/landscaping and want to clean it up(buff/ wax) it has some faint remainder of previous lettering on it and just want to shine it up, what do you suggest using, and what would you price this job at, its a 14x7x6 enclosed trailer.

    k done hyjacking :D
     
  7. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,642

    i'd prolly start out with a med grit rubbing compound, once its all pretty even wax it up. should look great after that!

    thanks guys, im excited about this little adventure lol i hope it comes out like it looks in my head.
     
  8. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    looks like its going good so far. no turning back now lol.
     
  9. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
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    lol i think i passed that point when i started rippin it apart haha
     
  10. LawnProLandscapes

    LawnProLandscapes PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,129

    nice thanks for the help. :drinkup: good luck with your project
     
  11. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
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    o I was trying to tell from the pic but couldn't thats good that it has one though!
     
  12. tls22

    tls22 PlowSite Veteran
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    Your right deere, i believe he will miss that center armrest! I wish i had one also, but the truck is going to look good when done! Good job man!:D
     
  13. 06HD BOSS

    06HD BOSS 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,611

    91AK..."new seat has a armrest also :) "

    guess he wont miss it :D

    wonder how many oranges he ate as a kid LOL
     
  14. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
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    haha none!

    i need to finish this project! but i worked all week and now im so tired i havent got outta bed.
     
  15. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
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    almost there!!!! gotta finish the pass side door panal and clean everything up...then im done :)

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  16. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
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  17. farmerkev

    farmerkev Senior Member
    Messages: 847

    Pretty sharp looking!
     
  18. nickv13412

    nickv13412 Senior Member
    Messages: 621

    looks great. i love the color of your truck, its boss as hell
     
  19. deere615

    deere615 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,919

    Looks great it really adds to the truck
     
  20. 91AK250

    91AK250 PlowSite.com Addict
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    thanks guys, i got alot of cleaning up to do once its all together..but its getting so close..i just wanna go drive my truck! i havnt been able to for over a month!