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Old 02-23-2012, 02:59 PM   #261
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you wanted pics... here you go



^^ map holder (newest)

^^the "junk in the trunk" aka king kong
all of my speakers (subs, coaxils, components) have CARBON FIBER woven cones!!! I LOVE THEM!!!!

these have been redone with more powerful leds

and thats only the beginning.


nightshaded lexan covers to protect the fogs from road debris (already broken 3)
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Old 02-23-2012, 03:01 PM   #262
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and before anybody tries to throw legality into the mix,
according to TXDOT, headlights cannot be RED OR BLUE. that is the only limitation and i know i do not get the same amount of visible light compared to 6000k, but i like it and i get lots of compliments.

and as far as the "momentary off" switch,
it might be needed to wire this backwards, i don't quit remember, so then when the switch is release (pressure taken off of it) it activates and turns on the leds.
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Old 02-23-2012, 09:27 PM   #263
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You just found the ultimate reason for this build. Within the next couple years, I hope to take this car on a little road trip to Alaska. When I'm done, I should be able to live out of this car for the whole trip, or at least that's the idea. Plans are still in the making
I have been to Alaska. My gf's dad lived in alaska for 4 years and he drove his ranger with 320 k on it all the way from Alaska to here in KY. lol He had to take a ferry of course. The ranger was an 80s. I would still like to do that though! Oh and where you live is very nice looking! I wish we had more snow this year.
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Awesome setup Svvift. Those subs put my little 10" to shame. lol

Where do you get your interior LED's, are they just ebay stuff or have you found a better source? I'm a little hesitant to buy them off ebay and then have them crap out after a few months.


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I have been to Alaska. My gf's dad lived in alaska for 4 years and he drove his ranger with 320 k on it all the way from Alaska to here in KY. lol He had to take a ferry of course. The ranger was an 80s. I would still like to do that though! Oh and where you live is very nice looking! I wish we had more snow this year.
It was beautiful yesterday. Now it's just dark, wet, and dreary again but it has started snowing.
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Awesome setup Svvift. Those subs put my little 10" to shame. lol

Where do you get your interior LED's, are they just ebay stuff or have you found a better source? I'm a little hesitant to buy them off ebay and then have them crap out after a few months.




It was beautiful yesterday. Now it's just dark, wet, and dreary again but it has started snowing.
no kidding. his stuff is sick! lol I should do some underglow haha or would that be to F&F lol
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Awesome setup Svvift. Those subs put my little 10" to shame. lol

Where do you get your interior LED's, are they just ebay stuff or have you found a better source? I'm a little hesitant to buy them off ebay and then have them crap out after a few months.
i got them from a local place. its called Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO)
there are like 4 dollars a piece and come as 3-led bricks and they are waterproof.

they come in red, blue, green, amber and white, i think
i would be more than happy to pick some up for you if you want.
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no kidding. his stuff is sick! lol I should do some underglow haha or would that be to F&F lol
i'm going to build my own underglo..
and and i love F&F so i don't care.

and thanks for the compliment. i have definitely not helped the weight
my SVT needs go go on a diet!
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i'm going to build my own underglo..
and and i love F&F so i don't care.

and thanks for the compliment. i have definitely not helped the weight
my SVT needs go go on a diet!
haha I like F&F too and not just for the cars either haha I want purple underglow

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Underglow baby.

I'm tempted to get some on my car but I'm too afraid I'd break them under there with all the stuff I run into.

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Whose talking about weight. lol.
I'd love to get mine on a scale and see what is weighs now with everything in it.

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i got them from a local place. its called Electronic Parts Outlet (EPO)
there are like 4 dollars a piece and come as 3-led bricks and they are waterproof.

they come in red, blue, green, amber and white, i think
i would be more than happy to pick some up for you if you want.
That's tempting. I may have to take you up on that offer when I figure out what I want.
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i will take some pics of the leds themselves so you can see them for reference.
just let me know.

and if you want underglow, with minimal clearance, these bricks are awesome.
a fellow FF member, and member of my crew, are going to be building our own underglows for our car. we will more than likely be doing a how-to with it too.
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