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Explorer guy418
02-17-2008, 03:41 PM
so i am thinkin about chopping the back half of the explorer off just after the back doors... anyone done this? seen this done?

spit.fire.
02-17-2008, 05:04 PM
look on explorerforums, or something like that, i cant remember teh exact name of the forum

Moondog
02-17-2008, 05:15 PM
so i am thinkin about chopping the back half of the explorer off just after the back doors... anyone done this? seen this done?

PM dented up he did his isuzu like that.

spit.fire.
02-17-2008, 05:20 PM
http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=193192&highlight=explorer+chop

spit.fire.
02-17-2008, 05:29 PM
http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=137833&highlight=explorer+chop
http://www.cardomain.com/ride/2570403
http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=85102&page=10
http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=120331&highlight=explorer+chop

Explorer guy418
02-20-2008, 10:26 AM
thanks alot guys! i got some gooood ideas now!

regulate34
02-20-2008, 06:28 PM
so you gonna do it

Explorer guy418
02-20-2008, 06:45 PM
sure am! few things im worried about... but i guess there will be a way to fix those.. im just concerned with the part that is cut it lookin really shitty... i dont want it to be sharp edges...i dunno if i can find any kind of moulding for it or somethin? wut did u use regulate34

epic3
02-20-2008, 06:55 PM
got a welder?
Just metal work it a bit with some thin round bar and sheet be patient and it could look great

Explorer guy418
02-20-2008, 06:56 PM
yaaa i got a welder good enough for sheet metal

epic3
02-20-2008, 07:33 PM
take your time cus thin sheet warps real easy and look around for some diy body work tips

Justin_B
02-20-2008, 09:03 PM
that one exploer on cardomain actaully turned out pretty sweet. i like it

regulate34
02-20-2008, 10:17 PM
this is what i did for the end spot that was open
http://img103.imageshack.us/img103/9757/lukecamehome001ux5.th.jpg (http://img103.imageshack.us/my.php?image=lukecamehome001ux5.jpg)
http://img103.imageshack.us/img103/2134/lukecamehome002wt1.th.jpg (http://img103.imageshack.us/my.php?image=lukecamehome002wt1.jpg)