Nathan's Off Road Trailer Build http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/ Nathan's Off Road Trailer Build Base Frame Cut and prepped for welding. Supposed to be 2x2, but for some reason they loaded 2.5x2.5 and I started cutting before I realized. Oh well, bigger here is definitely better. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142108636 142108636 Base Frame Getting welded...only did 8 of the 16 total welds yesterday. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142108637 142108637 Total Frame All peices cut and organized including lid frame and tailgate frame. 1x1 square tube. Now just need to weld it all together. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142108640 142108640 Base Frame w/ Supports Still need to weld the supports together. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142713379 142713379 Outer Frame Coming together. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142713382 142713382 Outer Frame Done Welded together...not to the base. Missing the tailgate section. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=142713389 142713389 Tailgate http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=143384600 143384600 Tailgate And then there was a tailgate frame. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=143384601 143384601 Axle and leaf springs...just need mounted. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144200314 144200314 Lid frame done, minus center braces to support rooftop tent...need a little more steel to finish. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144200315 144200315 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144200316 144200316 Total upper box frame with lid frame. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144200317 144200317 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=144200318 144200318 Mombasa Roof Top Tent Thanks to Randy I have a gently used tent for my trailer...he found it, picked it up and delivered it to my house for me. Awesome guy!!!! http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145885826 145885826 Filler Plates Welded Welded some filler plates on the front section and ground them down ready for paint. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=145885827 145885827 Welded Rear Axle Bracket http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146041010 146041010 Welded Front Axle Bracket http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146041011 146041011 My Helper http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146041012 146041012 Full Axle Assemble Installed http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146041014 146041014 Axle and Tires On http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=146041015 146041015 Base Deck Riveted And the riveting begins...my forearms are going to be huge after doing all of these! http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734931 147734931 Welded Extra 1x1 For Front Deck Had to have this in order to rivet the front deck down, after thought since I decided to go with rivets. Seem welded them after I took the picture. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734932 147734932 Pintle Hitch Welded a 2x2 inside the 2.5 inch tube to eliminate play and rattle. Found a heavy duty hitch for next to nothing at Tractor Supply. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734935 147734935 "Sooner" Help Testing the deck out...it will hold at least 30 lbs. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734936 147734936 Jack Stand Mounted Welded the circle mount on for the jack stand...one of my best welds so far, especially for having to lay down on the ground to do half of it. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734938 147734938 Leveled Out http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734937 147734937 Upper Box Frame Finished Welded filler plates in all the tube ends so that I can rivet to the entire frame. Fully ground down and smooth and then drilled holes to attach to base frame. Decided to bolt the box down rather than weld to make the trailer modular if I want to in the future. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=147734939 147734939 Trim http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154697265 154697265 Trim work http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154697266 154697266 Fully functioning lid. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154697267 154697267 Finished and awaiting paint! http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154697268 154697268 Lid http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154697269 154697269 Tailgate and Lights! http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=154697270 154697270 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155463284 155463284 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155463285 155463285 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155463286 155463286 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155463287 155463287 Tail Lights http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155882503 155882503 Painted http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155882504 155882504 Painted Painted and ready for final touches...lights, chassis coat on the frame, interior paint, roof rack, sliders, fenders. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=155882505 155882505 Interior being painted http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450510 156450510 Tailgate being painted http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450511 156450511 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450512 156450512 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450513 156450513 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450514 156450514 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450515 156450515 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450516 156450516 Painted front platform http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450517 156450517 Fenders http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450509 156450509 Finished Tailgate http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450518 156450518 Functioning lid...weather sealed. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450519 156450519 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450520 156450520 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450521 156450521 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450523 156450523 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450524 156450524 Inside box...cheep carpet for extra protection. http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450525 156450525 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450526 156450526 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450527 156450527 http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450528 156450528 FINISHED!!! http://www.christiancrawlers4x4.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=156450529 156450529