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Old 11-24-2002, 09:34 PM   #1
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Summer 2002 Hans & Patricia<img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3de19a0ae0264boler4.jpg/>



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Old 12-28-2002, 04:22 AM   #2
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I just noticed your old post. The jeeps look real good with those Bolers:wave



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Old 12-28-2002, 11:25 AM   #3
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they are both bolers? I thought the last one was a scamp. must be a 17 ft..



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Old 12-28-2002, 01:42 PM   #4
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Both are Bolers 13' ers. Front is mine 1972 with raised frame etc, rear was rented 1975 has larger trailer frame added. Both great clearance. Happy New Year to all
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Old 12-29-2002, 11:14 PM   #5
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Those bolers look great Hans!

Looking at your pics makes me itch to get ours up and going!

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Old 01-16-2003, 03:28 PM   #6
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just adding

I thought I would add my jeep-boler combo

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Old 01-16-2003, 05:24 PM   #7
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;) Ryan, obviously we know how its done! I also put the wide flares on and frame mounted detachable mud flaps for 10" tires. Sure keeps the front of the trailer clean etc. Your original jeep rims will fit on the Boler hubs with 1" spacers and a 5.5" axle lift. You will have to cut the wheel well bigger. A set of slightly cut-down CJ rear flares look great to finish it off. We call our combination "Jeap Thrills". Do you go to any Jeep Jamborees?
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Old 01-17-2003, 08:00 AM   #8
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STOP

Alright already. I can not handle it.:weep My wife says it is an addiction and I can not help myself, but you are torturing me. I Love Jeeps! I need a Jeep!:wub I have been working on a 1952 Willys pick-up for a long time. I thought it might be running this coming summer, but do to my job it will not. I had a Wrangler but sold it so that I could afford college and have regretted it ever since.:bh I came close 3 months ago to buying a Wrangler, but Ellie reminded me of other other possible exspenses and I decided to wait again.:bh :bh The only good thing about this now is Ellie said I could buy a Wrangler upon my return in about 6 months. Unfortunately my trailer still needs to be refurbished yet.:censor My father said he will continue to work on it while I am gone. He told me numerous people have stopped and asked if it was for sale. He even wants me to sell it to him. When I return I would like to see some close up photos of the wheel well modifications that Hans made.:jump



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Old 01-17-2003, 08:17 AM   #9
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poor guy

Oh Steve, I feel your pain. :sad had a CJ5 once. road like a gravel truck, but did it look good and was so fun when not traveling long distance. My eyes boggled at Ryans Jeep too. :laugh

meaning to tell you Steve how much I like your...*pea brain* That is whats in your avatar?



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Old 01-20-2003, 12:42 PM   #10
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We've only had the trailer now for a few months (6?) so I have only just begun to toss ideas around about modifying it on the outside to match the jeep.

We had planned to go to the bobcayjeon jamboree this summer but I don't think we will be. We have booked all our vacation time this year for early October so we can go on a second honeymoon to Florida for our 5th anniversary.

Jamboree's will be in for next year.

I have a set of wide fender flares lined up for the jeep to help protect the trailer. The idea of detachable mudflaps also sounds like a good idea.

I also just worked out a deal to get a set of 4 33X10.5 BFG all Terrain KO's to wear when pulling the trailer. I really didn't like the idea of pulling a trailer on the American Interstates with mud tires.

Hans: I would love to see some info and photos about your trailer lift and wheel well mods. I wonder could you use the stock TJ fender flares on the trailer after you chop open the wells?

How does the trailer pull once it has been lifted?

One thing is for certain. I like my trailer. So far I think we have had 2 offers to buy it off us. I am almost certain we could sell it at a profit.

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Old 01-23-2003, 09:04 PM   #11
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Lifted?

Please detail the lift on these trailers. I am building a CJ to tow my Scamp. The Jeep build is detailed at my site. Fuel injection to be installed soon! Any info or pics would be appreciated, on the lift
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Old 01-25-2003, 06:59 AM   #12
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Where's Augie?

He tows his Casita 16 with a Jeep and should be chiming in on this thread. He's had some really interesting experiences. (Also a vintage MG enthusiast, but those MG's are definitely not good tow vehicles.)

Hey Augie, come play!



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Old 02-10-2003, 11:23 AM   #13
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The wheel well and lift pix have been taken. I just have to do the computer thing. (Soon) The trailer (72 Boler 13') pulls very well. Make sure you get your tongue weight right. Except for the mountain roads, I don't feel it behind me. I checked and on the boler, the tj rear flares may not work too good. They have to be cut substantially where it meets the door as well as lowered. An old pair of CJ flares were easy to modify. I used the flares as a pattern to cut the trailer glass and checked for fit with the wheel. The spacers were cut from 1" thick aluminum plate and the holes cut with lathe (centre) and drillpress (lugs) to fit the 235 ATS Wranglers. You will need long studs and racing lugnuts. This will give you 5/16" space between the tire and the inside of the well.
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Old 02-10-2003, 07:20 PM   #14
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Cool! Keep the info flowing! I'm saving it all back, I'll have to do it too. Thanks!



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Old 03-02-2003, 04:27 PM   #15
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boler down under

72 boler lift. Hans <img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3e62865fd68b1boler under 004.jpg/>



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Old 03-02-2003, 04:33 PM   #16
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here we go

more lift fotos.Hans<img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3e62869e45a92boler under 003.jpg/>



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Old 03-02-2003, 04:35 PM   #17
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yes, more

lift and jeep on<img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3e62871352687boler under 005.jpg/>



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Old 03-02-2003, 04:36 PM   #18
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modifications interior doors

cherry doors push button locks.Hans cant wait to go camping<img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3e628785e2eb3boler under 008.jpg/>



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Old 03-02-2003, 04:38 PM   #19
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a few more ok

cherry doors close and tight. Hans<img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3e6287d265e64boler under 010.jpg/>



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Old 03-02-2003, 04:39 PM   #20
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now to see more

button in and locked,Hans<img src=http://www.fiberglassrv.com/board/uploads/3e62880520623boler under 011.jpg/>



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