If you start to play in the rocks,
protection for the rocker panels will soon be one of your priorities. This was a
custom set of 2"x4"
(1/8" wall) Slee-Sliders that were made for Ted Evans. Requirements
were sturdy frame mounted supports and minimum loss of ground clearance.
Driver side slider mounted.
Driver side slider showing the three
frame mounted support arms.
of the driver side brackets
mount on the driver side.
showing plate and bolt used to
clamp around the frame. Another bolt is positioned on the
is the passenger side bar with three support arms. The left
of the picture is to the rear of the car and the right is the mount just
behind the catalytic converters.
of the rearmost clamp brackets.
of the passenger side front bracket. This is the one just behind the catalytic
converters. The bracket has received
another triangle gusset as indicated.
The ends of the 2x4 are capped
and ground smooth.
This is the
sliders in position.
Front fitment of
the slider. The fronts are cut at the angle and then
capped. This will clear the front mud flaps.