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Posted 11-19-2009 at 10:09 PM by 4Motion4g63

Some of you might have looked at my blog from about a Year ago On a 2004 Chevy Silverado Ext Cab that I had bought for UBER cheap at $1800 big ones total...
Just thought I might show you where it sits today...



I built a Full Custom back half replacing the Mess of a build I ended up finding....
Ive never welded, So I bought my own and learned.
Ive never Fabricated, So I learned
Ive Never built a bagged truck so tell me what you think of my NEWBIE bag build...


Ive done the complete buildup...I Even wired my own 7 switch box...


And If you are wondering I still have my Talon... Even when Someone Offered to trade it for a 72 Short wide Chevy With a Small block 400 and a built 454 to go with it...Right Now its waiting on ITS turn in the garage to pull the motor and REbuild... stupid half shaft bolt..

go to http://www.cardomain.com/ride/3167094


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    pj91gsx's Avatar
    thats a bad A truck you have there sir.
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    Posted 11-19-2009 at 10:19 PM by pj91gsx pj91gsx is offline
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    thanks man... I have been busting my Knuckles for a year to get it there... But mostly because of money... Bag trucks are expensive especially when you want to DIY yourself and need to buy allot of $$$ tools, like welders...
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    Posted 11-19-2009 at 10:21 PM by 4Motion4g63 4Motion4g63 is offline
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    Rob10_99's Avatar
    Takes a lot of stuff to get them to sit on the bumper nice job =)

    You have the gas tank in the bed yet? lol
    rear bagged check!
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    Posted 11-19-2009 at 10:25 PM by Rob10_99 Rob10_99 is offline
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    woodnbronze24's Avatar
    wow that thing is on the ground
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    Posted 11-19-2009 at 10:40 PM by woodnbronze24 woodnbronze24 is offline
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    throw up a few more pics and we could get a better idea of your work. maybe get some better responses and advice outta it. =) looks good but i would like to see the layout n design you have into it..
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 12:08 AM by gstryyder gstryyder is offline
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    pj91gsx's Avatar
    i think it looks sweet without the truck bed
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 05:34 AM by pj91gsx pj91gsx is offline
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    mikEclipse99's Avatar
    i remember this from a year ago haha nicely done
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 06:24 AM by mikEclipse99 mikEclipse99 is offline
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    Morpherex's Avatar
    I think you need to raise that truck dere..
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 08:07 AM by Morpherex Morpherex is offline
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    agarc023's Avatar
    Possible to get a picture from a year ago?

    Looks great though
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 08:12 AM by agarc023 agarc023 is offline
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    dsmdeliveryboy's Avatar
    Not too impressed, the fab work isn't too great. And this is coming from someone who built pre-runners(caging everything from front to back etc etc etc). You should have practiced on something before hand. Everything looks to clumpy. Not trying to be a dick, but you asked.
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 09:37 AM by dsmdeliveryboy dsmdeliveryboy is offline
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    jjrock5's Avatar
    ^ not trying but you sure are succeeding at it.

    You got that for way too cheap. lol
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 10:30 AM by jjrock5 jjrock5 is offline
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    u should of took that deal and put the 454&100 shot in the silverado with a tall tire and a glide..............in my opinion....the talon is nice
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 11:12 AM by import2nr4g63 import2nr4g63 is offline
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    Hey talondeliveryboy, its all good man Im sure the best of them started off somewhere, I was told today my setup is miles better than the hack jobs around town that the exhaust guys work on, see you at the top since you are there already, but dont expect me to stop and chat on my way past you....

    If there was anything that could get me to let go of my talon it is that body style Chevy Short wide.. I still am about the trade I am waffling

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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 01:34 PM by 4Motion4g63 4Motion4g63 is offline
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    You can see the Full Build on my Cardomain.com

    http://www.cardomain.com/ride/3167094/2
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 01:44 PM by 4Motion4g63 4Motion4g63 is offline
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    dsmdeliveryboy's Avatar
    It just doesn't make sense to me to build a truck when you haven't had much experience, but hey it will be your safety issue not mine. Seen PLENTY of trucks fall apart from newb builders/welders. GL
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 03:06 PM by dsmdeliveryboy dsmdeliveryboy is offline
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    4Motion4g63's Avatar
    Ok I just looked at your build thread on your evo... and I HOPE you havent been fabricating long, yourself...

    Keep in mind I am SMAW welding, and a NOOBIE who never even touched a rod in my life...

    damn wait till I start welding school in the spring and actually take some lessons ..
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 03:38 PM by 4Motion4g63 4Motion4g63 is offline
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    tunethis's Avatar
    Truck looks good man. I am no welder but, have been thinking about getting into it. I get tired of getting crazy high quotes for simple exhaust work.
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    Posted 11-20-2009 at 05:04 PM by tunethis tunethis is offline
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    GTOJohnny67's Avatar
    All the best projects start out as great steels. What better way to learn fabrication than a good project your not dumping boat loads of money into. I say keep up the good work. How are you supposed to learn it if you don't do it. If it breaks you'll learn from your mistakes and get better. I went to four years of automotive school, and my dad taught me how to weld way better than they did.

    "It just doesn't make sense to me to build a truck when you haven't had much experience, but hey it will be your safety issue not mine. Seen PLENTY of trucks fall apart from newb builders/welders. GL"

    S#!T I just got into DSMs three years ago I better not change my own oil yet!
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    Posted 11-21-2009 at 10:57 AM by GTOJohnny67 GTOJohnny67 is offline
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    OH and my favorite part of your build is the subwoofer jack stands.
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    Posted 11-21-2009 at 10:58 AM by GTOJohnny67 GTOJohnny67 is offline
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    Haha hell yea.. My jack stands are leftovers from work, something else that I knew nothing about when I started into doing my own car audio, now I am MECP Certified and One of the best around....

    Thanks for the good words...
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    Posted 11-21-2009 at 12:13 PM by 4Motion4g63 4Motion4g63 is offline
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    Just thought I would post up the most recent work I have done to the truck.....



    My Exhaust

    And A Little something custom....

    Funny How I work In a Car Audio Shop and STILL dont have a single piece of car audio gear in the truck yet...

    The Bed is a piece of shit but it works to cover the back half till i get another bed.. The original owner ruined it..
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    Posted 12-28-2009 at 12:39 PM by 4Motion4g63 4Motion4g63 is offline
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    ###!!!!
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    Posted 12-28-2009 at 05:23 PM by talon_king talon_king is offline
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    h o m o truck you got there
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    Posted 12-28-2009 at 05:24 PM by talon_king talon_king is offline
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    turbo4awd's Avatar
    looking good keep us updated with pics
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    Posted 12-28-2009 at 09:13 PM by turbo4awd turbo4awd is offline
 
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