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Old May 11th, 2011, 08:16 PM   #281
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your coach lamp is crooked.















Just kidding. Lookin good so far! How are your rear fenders and running boards? I found some in the barn.
wtf!? Do want!
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Old May 11th, 2011, 08:34 PM   #282
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Dang it ScOoTeR, stop using photobucket. I can't see a damn pic and I have c-10 envy.
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Old May 11th, 2011, 08:37 PM   #283
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Trans cross member done. 1.5" x 0.120 DOM



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Old May 15th, 2011, 03:40 PM   #284
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No pic update:

Today I spent about 5 hours going through my lists and ordering misc parts needed to finish the frame.

Clutch kit
all brake lines
bulk 2.5" exhaust tubing
Super 44 mufflers
Steering shaft linkage
engine odds & ends

Getting closer....

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Old May 15th, 2011, 05:33 PM   #285
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Looks good!
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Old May 15th, 2011, 08:47 PM   #286
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Slave cylinder done.



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Old May 15th, 2011, 09:39 PM   #287
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Looks like you're making nice progress.
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Old May 17th, 2011, 02:35 PM   #288
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I tried something similar once.. couldn't make it work
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Old May 17th, 2011, 04:41 PM   #289
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What problems did you run into? I'm worried about several things - most of all, trusting a vehicle that will have been mostly hand-built be me.
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Old May 19th, 2011, 06:49 AM   #290
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Fack.

Rockauto fed my delusions of grandeur and I bought the wrong gdarned clutch kit - and the part they sent was used.

So after pulling the trans and bellhousing to install it, I had to put it back together so I had reference for routing the exhaust.
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Old May 19th, 2011, 08:49 AM   #291
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What problems did you run into? I'm worried about several things - most of all, trusting a vehicle that will have been mostly hand-built be me.
NO no no the truck looks awesome, I'm sure it will work good, I was mainly talking about the hydraulic clutch setup you are gonna run. I have that exact same slave and a wilwood master cylinder idk what angle I had wrong But the push rod into the master cylinder got bent along with the rod on the slave.


I had a Saginaw 4 speed to I wanted to run in my camaro and I made a sweet looking bracket similar to the one you have- I probably ran into trouble when that bracket hit the body and I had to change it to a less than ideal angle on it. I hope you can get it to work.

I had to run the stock mechanical clutch that pushed instead of pulled

I actually still have both of them.


I cant remember exactly how it all went down, I stored it in my great ideas that I couldnt make work- maybe when I'm a little smarter...
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Old May 21st, 2011, 09:10 PM   #292
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New dual exhaust, all welded.





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Old May 22nd, 2011, 12:00 AM   #293
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Old May 22nd, 2011, 07:18 AM   #294
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And I'm going to wrap my headers too - just like you.
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Old May 25th, 2011, 12:54 PM   #295
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for a sec I thought you were done and already selling it

1971 Chevy C-10 Pick Up - $14000 (Howell MI)
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Old May 25th, 2011, 01:49 PM   #296
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Not my style of truck or drivetrain. Too nice and too fast.
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Old May 25th, 2011, 02:52 PM   #297
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This thing is going to be sweet... even in Patina.

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Old May 25th, 2011, 04:29 PM   #298
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This thing is going to be sweet... especially in Patina.

fixored.

The pics are getting better and better, it will soon be time to include the wife in the photos to keep the upward trend.
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Old May 28th, 2011, 09:11 PM   #299
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Exhaust done.
Frame done.
Driveshaft done.

A few misc things left before I put the cab back on. :D



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Old May 28th, 2011, 09:16 PM   #300
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That looks really sweet. You did a great job. Now for the body?
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