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Hot Rods 56 Chevy 3100 - Ma New "Shop Truck" / Daily Driver

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  1. Shorter tire ?
     
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    Here's a good idea from the Interweb (2011)...
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    Move Up and maybe Back a Smidge...?
     
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    Nope!...Plan B. worked on this guys GMC...not Chevy...
    Plan C...?

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    Didn't plan this to be another project...!
    #5 had about ~6" of smaller tube installed at the flange!?
    C#!nee$e €&@p!
    2 hours cutting/grinding - Oxy/Ace hose broken...
    Wouldn't be able to sleep, knowing that number 5 won't be able to breathe!..

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    Looks like the GMC guys headers had the same thing done...?
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    Q? For you betting if I'll get this Exhaust done ?
    My Buddy was coming by...I had to move the truck so i put the wheel on, got i down on the ground, turned the wheel full left.
    spot welds broke...No Work!
    Plan C
    Q? - What exhaust "might" work - with a 56 Chevy truck. Heidts Mustang II. rack & pinion. 700R4.
    Exiting Inside the Frame!
    Suggestions, Eperience? ....?
    QA = #=[[ %○!

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    bought an ugly water pump from NAPA.
    couldn't stand looking at it...
    Fixed the clearence issue...Mo Bettah! + saved $120. 20200229_115257.jpeg 20200229_115316.jpeg 20200229_181705.jpeg

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    Thanks Alan.
    Super Nice Stuff.
    Fits Perfect.
    Thanks for Helping me with the Shipping USPS....
    Nice Guys, Knows What they're Doing!!!

    no one paid me a dime...I'm just very impressed! 20200303_183956.jpeg 20200303_191126.jpeg 20200303_193941.jpeg 20200303_195724.jpeg

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    Lucky my Buddy needs 3" pipes for his 67 El Camino...!
    I only need like a foot!...total.
    ...Bought 2 pipes and bends.

    SHORT!...Flowmaster 70's 20200304_191414.jpeg 20200304_191422.jpeg 20200304_191519.jpeg

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    Spaced the PS bracket out .31...
    One Bolt lived where the belt wants to go...
    Modified bracket...
    (Using wrong PS Pulley...Not Alan's fault.) 20200308_162917.jpeg 20200308_162927.jpeg 20200308_181410.jpeg

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    No i'm not posting this in the "incredible welds section"....but it's Done.
    Bungs for future "un-mentionables"... 20200315_174706.jpeg

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    pinned for testing. I'll keep 'em in + weld the ends later.
    Finished the support bearing bracket...
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    Finally got the dual pattern flexplate FRA111. (not s single one one the Island)
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    Made long bolts (bottom holes).
    Trans slid back on the bolts and right back again.
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    Flex Plate bolt torque holder...
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    Stay Safe at Home:
    I'm fortunate to still be working! (From Home)...which actually takes some more time (slow internet) but no need to commute...
    Hope Ya'lls safe out there!

    BBC Swap:
    Been alot more stuff to do / fix on it without just ordering everything...
    & a steep Mopar Guy - Chevy stuff (SBC / BBC - Mark 4 / Gen 5) learning curve...getting close though!
    Buddy gave me a 2" Carb Spacer (must have!)
    So throttle cable bracket's now 2" short...
    Several days after work...

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    waiting for:
    lower rad. hose
    45° plug boots
    thinner valve cover gaskets
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    Good you didn't need Plan F :D rear engine truck 1a.jpg
     
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    Trailer Hitch fixed...yeah it's "new" looking but it really works.
    I'll make a cool plug to cover it later...any ideas?
    205 MIG, 230V...not enough! 165 TIG, 230V...plenty umpf! 20200502_133443.jpeg 20200502_133334.jpeg

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