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Old 03-18-2016, 11:09 AM   #41
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Lay up yesterday and de-mold today This is the grille and the headlight plugs, the plugs will make the inside or the headlight bucket.
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Old 03-21-2016, 12:37 AM   #42
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I can't wait to see it on the pickup. Looks great so far!
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Old 03-25-2016, 09:17 PM   #43
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I hope to lay up the headlight buckets tomorrow what your looking at makes the inside shape.
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Old 03-27-2016, 01:12 PM   #44
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De molded today and here's the parts all three stages pattern,mold, & headlight bucket
I have do a build up for a 3/16'' slot all around for the lens to fit in next.
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Old 03-29-2016, 08:43 PM   #45
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With the lens track in it, Hard to see it in this pic.
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Old 03-29-2016, 08:56 PM   #46
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I love your projects and threads you make about them! Keep up the excellent work
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Old 03-29-2016, 09:46 PM   #47
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Old 04-01-2016, 06:33 PM   #48
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A bit of carbon fiber, extending the shroud around the projectors
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Old 04-01-2016, 07:02 PM   #49
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You do some amazing work my friend. Keep it up and keep sharing with us dumb people that can't build it lol.
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Old 04-01-2016, 07:49 PM   #50
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Don't know how I missed this thread. Man that's a lot of time and effort. Very nice work!
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Old 04-02-2016, 03:35 PM   #51
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Put the last coat on and ram on the ext housing.
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Old 04-02-2016, 07:38 PM   #52
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No words to describe my awe
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Old 04-02-2016, 09:15 PM   #53
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This is awesome man! You might have the first 2nd gen with a 4th gen bumper that I actually like!

What do you do for a living? It seems like you definitely know what you're doing when it comes to this grill/headlight stuff.
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Old 04-02-2016, 09:46 PM   #54
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What do you do for a living? It seems like you definitely know what you're doing when it comes to this grill/headlight stuff.
Making people jealous that modify Dodge Rams, obviously.
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Old 04-03-2016, 12:28 AM   #55
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That is some nice craftsmanship!!

Wild guess... Got some 150 hours in setup?
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Old 04-03-2016, 12:57 PM   #56
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Here's a look see of how it sits. Click the image to open in full size.
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Old 04-06-2016, 07:33 PM   #57
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On to the lens using tape and cardboard to build a box around the HL
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next fill the box with foam
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start shaping to a ruff fit
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Try it in the truck
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Bondo and sand over the foam
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Just comparing the size of the new lens vs. to old lens.
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Old 04-06-2016, 07:35 PM   #58
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Man....your work is incredible!

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Your a talented man. You can start making lights for us soon? Lo
 
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Testing the back-lite leds
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