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Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Retired BLM Rig » Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:10 am

I finally received all the components to build a locker bypass prototype. The first step was to make a templet to cut an opening in the control box to install the 12 pin bulkhead connector housing. I'm happy with how it turned out.

Control Box - 1.jpg
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Next step is to fill the box with wire and components, then build a harness.

Stay tuned... :patriot:

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Mule007 » Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:06 am

As you know, lots of interest :popcorn:
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by olyelr » Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:40 am

Yea you might sell one or two of these if you can make it work... I mean I would probably buy one :D

Im pumped to see what comes of this!
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Reloaderguy » Thu Nov 15, 2018 6:43 am

Should have bought a ZR2.

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by PWJouster » Thu Nov 15, 2018 9:22 am

you have us on the edge of our seats.

this is going to be a game changer! cant wait to see this harness come together.
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Post by TankerZak » Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:00 am

Reloaderguy wrote:Should have bought a ZR2.
LOL

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by RustyPW » Thu Nov 15, 2018 4:13 pm

TankerZak wrote:
Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:00 am
Reloaderguy wrote:Should have bought a ZR2.
LOL

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Post by DamageWagon » Thu Nov 15, 2018 9:40 pm

Reloaderguy wrote:Should have bought a ZR2.
Airbag Bypass

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by RustyPW » Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:17 pm

DamageWagon wrote:
Thu Nov 15, 2018 9:40 pm
Reloaderguy wrote:Should have bought a ZR2.
Airbag Bypass
Locker bypass.
Nanny bypass.
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Post by DamageWagon » Thu Nov 15, 2018 10:41 pm

Image

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by PWJouster » Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:42 am

what in the what?!?

blowing my cranium. nice piece of tech
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Reloaderguy » Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:36 pm

PWJouster wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:42 am
what in the what?!?

blowing my cranium. nice piece of tech
That's what they look like inside. When you install one you have to adjust the relays. In some cases you even have to readjust the relays after you've installed the bypass.

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Mule007 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:49 pm

Looks like good progress 👍
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by olyelr » Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:38 pm

Mule007 wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:49 pm
Looks like good progress 👍
Agreed!

Keep it up Retired, your killin’ it!
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Post by Retired BLM Rig » Mon Nov 19, 2018 12:05 am

It's finished! You're looking at the first locker bypass system to be produced in about 2-1/2 years.

LB Prototype - 1.jpg
I installed it on my truck and everything works and tested perfectly.
Right about now you may be asking yourself, "How did he test a 4.5 gen bypass on his 3rd gen truck?" I spliced the 4th gen connectors into my truck locker harness for testing purposes and to maintain quality control. I also wanted to adjust the relays before it left my hands to make a more seamless installation for the 2018 test vehicle. Of course there may still be some voltage differences between 2008 and 2018, but that's what this is all about, figuring out if this will work on the newest trucks.

Now I just need to write up an addendum to the old instructions for the newer trucks, put everything in a box and ship it out. Then comes the long process of waiting for test results. :popcorn:

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Post by olyelr » Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:22 am

Just take our money already would ya! :lol:
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Post by Mule007 » Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:15 am

Job well done, good work, 👍👍🍀, who does the testing?
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by PWJouster » Mon Nov 19, 2018 9:29 am

he may be referring to me? haha talk about the possible ambiguity of conclusive test results.

i offered to pay a "nominal" fee to potentially facilitate the development and prototyping of the unit, in return for a unit when it was ready.

well Retired sent me out a kill switch in a heartbeat. ill install and review that along with the locker bypass.

as soon as i have the bypass in my hands ill install within 24 hours.... barring my travel.
next week i leave for my brothers bachelor party in costa rica and the day after i return, i leave for a week in NY city for a real estate convention.
Team, if im still standing, ill get it done asap.

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by AlaskaTRX » Mon Nov 19, 2018 9:47 am

Sooooo are you taking orders yet?!?!? :excited:

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Post by TankerZak » Mon Nov 19, 2018 10:02 am

I got the kill switch already (it's in shipping) and go ahead and put me down for the locker bypass as well... lol.

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by EasyDoesIt » Mon Nov 19, 2018 11:42 am

If youre taking names, i'm in for a locker bypass. 2018 model.
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Reloaderguy » Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:19 pm

Retired BLM Rig wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:37 am
IMG_1669.jpg


IMG_1670.JPG

Next comes the harness.

Stay tuned... :patriot:
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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by RustyPW » Mon Nov 19, 2018 11:23 pm

Reloaderguy wrote:
Mon Nov 19, 2018 5:19 pm
Retired BLM Rig wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 9:37 am
IMG_1669.jpg


IMG_1670.JPG

Next comes the harness.

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Re: Locker Bypass Rebirth

Post by Retired BLM Rig » Tue Nov 20, 2018 4:01 am

:lol:
AlaskaTRX wrote:
Mon Nov 19, 2018 9:47 am
Sooooo are you taking orders yet?!?!? :excited:
I need to catch my breath during the holiday weekend, spend time with family and I have a wheeling trip scheduled for Saturday.
Now that I know that I have the right components to make this work, I need to order more supplies. One of the components has a 30 day lead time, because it's only available from Hong Kong. I did order some extra supplies to build the prototype on a gamble that they would be correct, but nowhere near enough to satisfy the insatiable appetite of the "Winch Mob". :lol:

When I'm ready to make these available, I'll start a new thread in the "Parts For Sale" sub-forum. Please keep in mind that I'm just one guy doing this in my spare time in a cold, dark corner of my garage. I'll do the best I can to try and keep up with demand and your patients will be greatly appreciated. You need to know that I never expected to be "that guy that builds the locker bypass". :lol:

If you want to start a list to show your interest in purchasing one of these, that would be fine so there is a first come first served basis. Based on the response from this thread, it would look something like this:

1. Mule007 (waiting on 3rd Gen connectors that are on order)
2. Olyelr
3. AlaskaTRX
4. TankerZak
5. EasyDoesIt


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