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Offline FF08JK

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JK seat transformation
« on: September 06, 2015, 08:04:24 AM »
I got a new Mastercraft driver's seat for my JK.
So what to do with factory driver's seat?



Took an old shop seat I had from one of Hamilton Standard's tag sales
and made a more comfortable workshop seat.
4 bolts, washers, nuts, and a piece of 3/4 plywood...
Transformation complete

08 4dr JK YC, 35" Nitto Trail Grapplers, auto, 5:38s, ProRock 44 w/RCVs, ARBs F/R, 35 spline F/R axles, Shrockwork sliders, Clayton skids, Clayton 3.5" LA lift, Expedition One rear bumper/tire carrier, Tom Woods front/rear DSs, Smittybuilt XRC 10 winch, Mr Fister Fab front bumper, VIAIR OBA w/ air tank bumper, Or-Fab front cage, Mastercraft Baja RS seats

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Re: JK seat transformation
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2015, 08:06:15 AM »
Brilliant!
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Re: JK seat transformation
« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2015, 09:38:50 AM »
That's awesome!

Just keep your hands off the recline lever  :razz:

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Re: JK seat transformation
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2015, 11:14:09 AM »
How bad does it wobble?
OMG, this guys avatar may get me in trouble at work.  Not the personal use of company property, I'm safe there.  Its his avatar that's going to get me in trouble.  Phew its gone, now I can get back to screwing off on company time!!

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Re: JK seat transformation
« Reply #4 on: September 06, 2015, 11:14:57 AM »
lol
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Re: JK seat transformation
« Reply #5 on: September 07, 2015, 06:23:47 AM »
How bad does it wobble?

When I purchased to shop chair back in the early 90tys I was guaranteed that HSD had done extensive testing for the guvament to ensure the casters and support frame would never develop any type of wobble or vibrating oscillating hazards.  :mad02:
08 4dr JK YC, 35" Nitto Trail Grapplers, auto, 5:38s, ProRock 44 w/RCVs, ARBs F/R, 35 spline F/R axles, Shrockwork sliders, Clayton skids, Clayton 3.5" LA lift, Expedition One rear bumper/tire carrier, Tom Woods front/rear DSs, Smittybuilt XRC 10 winch, Mr Fister Fab front bumper, VIAIR OBA w/ air tank bumper, Or-Fab front cage, Mastercraft Baja RS seats

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Re: JK seat transformation
« Reply #6 on: September 07, 2015, 07:47:36 AM »
How bad does it wobble?

When I purchased to shop chair back in the early 90tys I was guaranteed that HSD had done extensive testing for the guvament to ensure the casters and support frame would never develop any type of wobble or vibrating oscillating hazards.  :mad02:

Yes, but now YOU put jk parts on it...
OMG, this guys avatar may get me in trouble at work.  Not the personal use of company property, I'm safe there.  Its his avatar that's going to get me in trouble.  Phew its gone, now I can get back to screwing off on company time!!