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Let's see em, low low cars/trucks WITHOUT bags!

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by carbed87, Jan 9, 2011.

  1. sir
    Joined: Oct 8, 2005
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  2. fms427
    Joined: Nov 17, 2006
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    Buiilt in the 80's before bags. Full ride travel front and rear - bump stops are frame grounding out on road !:eek:
     
  3. fms427
    Joined: Nov 17, 2006
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    OOPS - pictures....:eek:
     

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  4. carbed87
    Joined: Nov 3, 2008
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    carbed87

    wow fms! quite the timeless ride!!!

    hey nachodog, those wires look aweome on your c10, got a good side shot?
     
  5. Hack Attack
    Joined: Nov 11, 2004
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    To hell with scrubline! haha

    Some of you guys are nuts. :)
     
  6. my 36 chevy
     

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  7. guiseart
    Joined: Apr 7, 2005
    Posts: 3,872

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    Dat's damn purdy.
     
  8. hemi guy 53
    Joined: Dec 30, 2007
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    hemi guy 53
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    from colorado

    daily driver exept in the snow
     

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  9. roaddog
    Joined: Sep 26, 2005
    Posts: 80

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    here is my 52 pontiac.i channelled the body over an olds delta88 frame 3 inches with a little rake to it, and cut the front coils.i can run this all day at 80 mph@ 2000 rpm with the od.i've scraped the lake pipes a few times and even bent one at one time.i took this picture last summer on our vacation.it is in front of Stephan King's house in Bangor Maine.i manage to put on 5400 miles this year and now i'm getting ready to put on some paint this winter.
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  10. nachodog
    Joined: Dec 24, 2009
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    Thanx carbed87, they're supremes not wires though. Here a sideview of before and after primer.[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  11. 28Hotrod-A
    Joined: Apr 22, 2007
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    1955 ford 2 inch lowering blocks 4 inch de arched jamco rear leaf springs. front 1 and 1/2 coils cut fat mans 3inch dropped spindles
     

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  12. firemangordy
    Joined: Feb 28, 2007
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    Cut coils, dropped spindles and blocks.
     

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    Hunter73 and verde742 like this.
  13. 4stroke
    Joined: Dec 13, 2010
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    4stroke
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    48 Ford straight crossmember and long shakles
     

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  14. Gotgas
    Joined: Jul 22, 2004
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    Gotgas
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    from DFW USA

    I think I have a new favorite '55. Proof that less is more, especially if you can get the stance right!
     
  15. big-vin
    Joined: Mar 15, 2010
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    how much harder is turning when the front wheel well is over the tire i have a 54 chevy i want to put 3 in blockes in rear and was thinking o jamco 2in springs in front any problems you think ill have thanks
     
  16. carbed87
    Joined: Nov 3, 2008
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    carbed87

    oh even better. haha that first pic kinda looks like its sitting on wires
     
  17. Gator
    Joined: Dec 29, 2005
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    Another one of my old rods..

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  18. Old Gold
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  19. choppa95
    Joined: Nov 3, 2008
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    choppa95
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    from luling La

  20. 100% Matt
    Joined: Aug 7, 2006
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    100% Matt
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    I"ll play..
     

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  21. 46poncho
    Joined: May 24, 2009
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    46poncho
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    from Indiana

    1962 pontiac tempest, coils cut, independent rear unibody. I have drug the frame several times
     

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    3" blocks in back and 2 coils in front. stock this thing looked like a 4x4
     
  23. 49 lincoln
    Joined: Feb 28, 2006
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    49 lincoln
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    from reno

    Scrapes the exhaust tips a bit going in and out....Jamco leaves w/ 3" blocks out back and A-arm spacers in front
     

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  24. ripemup56
    Joined: Oct 5, 2009
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    from hi desert

    4in blocks, reversed eyes and c notched and lowered and lipped quarter panel and lowered and tucked in rear bumper...
     

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  25. Paul B
    Joined: Sep 29, 2007
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  26. 4950ford
    Joined: Oct 16, 2007
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    4950ford
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    from cushing,ok

    Here's mine, 50 model pilothouse dodge
     

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  27. #1 Kawboy
    Joined: Aug 4, 2009
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    #1 Kawboy
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    from Fl

    Me either - I wasn't gonna argue, but - - NO WAY would this get down an average road w/o tearin' the bumper off !! WHAT, maybe 1 1/2" clearance- tops ??!
     
  28. brewsir
    Joined: Mar 4, 2001
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    Batfink had about 80000 miles before I sold it!! Volare clip with the bars loosened up....rode nice!
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  29. djtwigsta
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