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78 brat

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#1 bertmann73

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Posted 18 August 2013 - 03:19 AM

Hello all..i have been beetween jobs and pcs twice since my last posts under flatfour73.

I have lifted the brat since and gave it to my son recently. it resides in the yard until he is old enough to drive it.

Anywa.. here are the pics.

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#2 O.C.D.

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Posted 19 August 2013 - 10:32 AM

Nice, looks like Colorado in those pics.



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Posted 19 August 2013 - 04:41 PM

Never been to colorado. want to go someday. thats vegas dunes (apex) and Mt. Charleston outside of vegas....its our little skid mark of mountains.



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Posted 15 November 2013 - 03:27 PM

I had to pull her engine......tear   :(

cant find any donor engines out here to fix the engine pulled from the wagon.

i will be on the look out still as the brat will be for my son in 3 more years.



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Posted 15 November 2013 - 07:42 PM

how much lift is that? 4 inches? what size tire?



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Posted 19 December 2013 - 01:08 AM

lift is 3in and needs more..tires are 26 general grabbers a/t. brat is sitting for now as my son is going to help me lift it again. it belongs to him now...tires are now on the wagon.



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Posted 19 December 2013 - 01:15 AM

how much lift are you gonna go for?



#8 bertmann73

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Posted 12 March 2014 - 12:38 AM

thats up to my son..probably gonna copy what i did to the wagon and just stretch out the span of the rear swing arms and use gen2 axles instead of swappin for gen 2 assembly...adds too much weight. gotta re-build the engine cuz i was wearin it out in the wagon after i blew mine up.







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