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the gambler
Senior Modder



Jacksonville
Florida
USA

1437 Posts

Posted - 07/16/2009 :  18:59:38  Show Profile


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Painted the windows in.

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Painted the engine with fusion white then duplicolor bumper chrome and added the steering wheel i got from gseric from a newer Bigfoot that makes sounds added bigger tires like a real monster truck would have.

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Firerock , Gator , Bigfoot,Lil Wrangler, Army Hummer, Big Jake , Sarge Army Jeep ,JSO Police Hummer ,BACKDRAFT Monster Truck,Present Day Bigfoot


Edited by - the gambler on 04/03/2010 18:34:28

Taz11
Advanced Modder

Bloomsbury (08804)
NJ



3739 Posts

Posted - 07/16/2009 :  19:40:37  Show Profile
Wow! that is old. I have one from 89 or 90 and it has a plastic tub instead of the metal frame. Were did yo get the flame sticker for the hood?

Drive it like you stole it!........out of somebody's garbage!
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thumper2
New Member


illinois
USA



40 Posts

Posted - 07/16/2009 :  22:05:22  Show Profile
That is sharp Gambler. I think the older ones are a lot cooler then some of the new stuff.

thumper2
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the gambler
Senior Modder

Jacksonville
Florida
USA



1437 Posts

Posted - 07/17/2009 :  05:57:12  Show Profile
quote:
Originally posted by Taz11

Wow! that is old. I have one from 89 or 90 and it has a plastic tub instead of the metal frame. Were did yo get the flame sticker for the hood?



its a whole different hood I got off ebay

Firerock , Gator , Bigfoot,Lil Wrangler, Army Hummer, Big Jake , Sarge Army Jeep ,JSO Police Hummer ,BACKDRAFT Monster Truck,Present Day Bigfoot

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the gambler
Senior Modder

Jacksonville
Florida
USA



1437 Posts

Posted - 07/17/2009 :  05:59:08  Show Profile
quote:
Originally posted by thumper2

That is sharp Gambler. I think the older ones are a lot cooler then some of the new stuff.



yea this brings back memories of my childhood before anyone ever heard of Gravedigger

Firerock , Gator , Bigfoot,Lil Wrangler, Army Hummer, Big Jake , Sarge Army Jeep ,JSO Police Hummer ,BACKDRAFT Monster Truck,Present Day Bigfoot

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gseric69
Moderator

Red Lion
PA
USA



6315 Posts

Posted - 07/17/2009 :  06:04:30  Show Profile  Visit gseric69's Homepage
I like it. Cool wheels

36V Peg Perego Apache - Project: Super Power Police Jeep, 18V Metal Frame Jeep - Project: Sarge
Dragon/Craftsman Pickup Hybrid (WIP), 18V John Deere Off Road 4x4 (Gaucho, SOLD!)
12V Lil Jeep, 18V Turbo Sun Jammer Jeep, 12V Super 6 F150 Blue Thunder,
18V Lightning McQueen & 12V Lightning McQueen w/Duratrax Motors (Sold)
18V Green & Blue Ninja Quads w/19T's, 18V Dora Quad with 21T's
12V Harley Bat Bike w/Duratrax Motors, 12V Pink Harley (Future Trike)
Future Builds: 12V Xtreme Machine, 12V PW Fire Truck, 6V Wild Thing Super 6 & Mach 5
RIP: 12V Super 6 Suzuki Quad w/Seperate Brake pedal (Decommissioned/Parted)
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the gambler
Senior Modder

Jacksonville
Florida
USA



1437 Posts

Posted - 07/20/2009 :  18:16:04  Show Profile
So I noticed my Bigfoot had the dreaded sag problem


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Bought this 5/16th rod and turnbuckles at Home Depot for bout $5


81.62 KB

Cut the rod down slid the rings over the rods and screw it all together and it can still be adjusted in or out


86.28 KB

Works like a champ


83.71 KB

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hotrodtodd
Expert Modder

Delhi
OH
USA



985 Posts

Posted - 07/20/2009 :  18:36:27  Show Profile  Visit hotrodtodd's Homepage
I like that front end fix,kinda looks like it is supposed to be there:)

Lifted Metal Frame JeepPower Drivers Trike
Bigfoot
Worksite Gator
Driveway Racer
Handy Manny 6v quad
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the gambler
Senior Modder

Jacksonville
Florida
USA



1437 Posts

Posted - 04/03/2010 :  18:41:00  Show Profile
Heres a Bigfoot I got from ms1120 a lil newer than the last one.


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Doing the black fusion then the silver coat one it while its still wet

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I gotta redo the grill got some finger prints on it and I need to paint behind the grill black

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Hit the body with plastic primer and then krylon metals blue

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ms1120
Senior Modder

M-Town
Georgia
USA



1464 Posts

Posted - 04/03/2010 :  19:36:10  Show Profile
Looks good man. I got one I got from foust I need to get to work on and another that had only half a tub

Fixing things that arent broken...and making them cool
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the gambler
Senior Modder

Jacksonville
Florida
USA



1437 Posts

Posted - 04/04/2010 :  06:36:14  Show Profile
Well if you get any Bigfoot stuff you dont want ill gladly take it off your hands.

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jparthum
Senior Modder

(77627) Nederland
Texas
USA



2272 Posts

Posted - 04/04/2010 :  16:41:33  Show Profile
quote:
Originally posted by the gambler

So I noticed my Bigfoot had the dreaded sag problem

Bought this 5/16th rod and turnbuckles at Home Depot for bout $5


Cut the rod down slid the rings over the rods and screw it all together and it can still be adjusted in or out


Works like a champ



Great idea! I missed this thread first go round. That's my favorite kind of solution: cheap, simple, and effective!



(pics link to threads)

Fast, Reliable, and Cheap... Pick any two.
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Divinar
Moderator

San Jose 95123
CA
USA



3057 Posts

Posted - 04/04/2010 :  17:27:49  Show Profile
That isn't new in box for $999 on eBay?


Escalade (Rubber tires, LED lights, Key switch, Remote Kill, wings. Wings?)
Lil Wrangler (2WD, 12v, Lights), Dora Jeep (Super-6 @ 12v, lights), Jeep Enforcer turned Aftershock (18v, WIP),
Grape Gaucho A151 (24v, scooter controller, WIP)
KFX Quad (Remote Kill), Crushmeister! (Silverado), Limited Edition Jeep (Stock)
Kawasaki Mojave 250 (Stock), PP Gator (Lights), Home Depot Loader, Lightning McQueen (Stock)
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the gambler
Senior Modder

Jacksonville
Florida
USA



1437 Posts

Posted - 04/04/2010 :  17:37:01  Show Profile
quote:
Originally posted by Divinar

That isn't new in box for $999 on eBay?



maybe I can get half that since its used?

Firerock , Gator , Bigfoot,Lil Wrangler, Army Hummer, Big Jake , Sarge Army Jeep ,JSO Police Hummer ,BACKDRAFT Monster Truck,Present Day Bigfoot

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