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It looks like he is using the trans mount from the '41 X-frame.;):)
Kewl, I am Subscribed!
Makes me feel a bit ashamed, I have not touched mine in more then 6 months! :(
I Have put a 383 in a 48 Panel truck years ago. You will have to move the firewall back into the cab below the gutter, in order to make room for...
There is or was a panel truck for sale on Craigs List ( Louisville Ky.) that is very simular in color.
Beautiful work as always!
That is where most people attach the Oil sending unit, Or The oil line for a mechanical Oil pressure guage.
It is always Kewl to see vehicals that have remained in the family. :)
Hope She will always do so!
There are a few threads on this at Pilothouse .com
You should be able to use a Ring & pinion from a car of the same vintage. Which ones I have no...
Cruised the above areas when I lived in each of these cities.
The racing was still good on Hwy 100 in the early 80's.
Evergreen park in Sheboygan...
My condolences to you, & your family!
Actually, the parts are getting easier to find as Power Wagons are very popular & people are making more & more replacement parts for them, &...
Beautiful Truck, even in the rough!
He was looking at GM products, as he was sure it was GM, Guess the Imperial Steering wheel should have given us an Idea. :p
Hobara's 1960 Impala "Future Ray"
I have a friend that wants to use the same setup in a build He is doing.
Here is the URL to a site...
I have Daughters, They Love Old cars, Exspecially Race cars. There sugnificant others do not. Probably one reason why I do not like either of...
Several people have done that, & ran the Dakota floor up to the riser for the stock seat. So they had a transmission tunnel, & it gives you the...
As long as you have the wheelbase where it is suppose to be, you will have to recess the firewall behind the engine, a minimum of 4...
here is a Dodge that was at Beatersville this weekend
I will be there as a spectator, as my Pilot-House is a couple years away from being finished.
I used the Dakota column, It can be lenghtened or shortened easily enough ( I had to shorten mine, as I am using the Dakota Firewall & Floor ).
Here are some HAMB Appropriate Pics I took on Saturday.
This one I had a hand in it's Build, so I am proud of her, she started out as a 3/4 ton...
A Snow storm, in Dec of "84. I was driving my third car, a 1976 Plymouth Volare Slant 6 / 4spd.
Beautiful work as usual. :D
This build makes me wish I was working on mine, Damb customer's & their car's/truck's. :P
If you want to make a new frame for your Truck? Then you may want to check out this thread:...
Lot easier to come up with a 1st gen Dodge Dakota Chassi.
Do a search here on the hamb as there are several builds using the Dakota Chassi.
From what I have read, you can use the Dakota radiator, with some fabrication. I would also look at an aftermarket radiator for a 46-48 ford as it...
Carl Casper is in a couple weeks here in kentuckiana, & I will be taking pictures, & in a couple months, the Friday & Saturday local car shows...
I restored a M-1 Lotus Cortina years ago that was Originally from Wisconsin.
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