I like the tailgate mod. Good job on the truck! Keep it in the family. I'll be looking for a 53-54 mustache chevy when I'm done with my current one!
Cab moved to the temp, body shop! Cows are off to greener pasture. Tamco DTA primer on hand and some sanding to do.
Moved the cab to the temp body shop! more to come.
That was some work to get that off! I didn't have the tools to remove mine, so she's still attached and checked with the torque wrench. I didn't...
Eelctronic tech. for 40 plus years, I just started looking at everything. A good place to start is to figure out average daily and monthly use of...
Good for you! @Frankenchevy! I installed my own Enphase 7k solar system so all I need is the charging station once I do that I'll be going that...
Thats a happy California Truck
Forgot one that also sells used parts. https://torqueking.com/
one more site, https://www.ruffstuffspecialties.com/gm.html?Category_Code=gm&Per_Page=-1&Screen=CTGY&Sort_By=disp_order
Here's a few more places to find parts for the front axle, https://www.rigidaxle.com/pages/gm-8-875-truck-rear-1963-1982,...
It's there everyday he's at work, Redding CA.
A couple of rides parked at the local Home Depot! Normally I'd say they were happy California trucks but the one looks in need of some help, but...
Have you figured out what front axle you have? There are some clues on the pumpkin and axle. I got parts from several different sites one being,...
Sealed all the spots I could find that need it. Next up primer and a lot of sanding!
My short bed 73 has one sleeve on the drivers side, 2nd position! So only one long bolt? Go figure? Might be the gas tank config? Mine always had...
Yes, I got it from Auto metal direct! And put it together very frustrating getting all the bolt holes lined up.
Thank you, for the follow up! The $4 can stuff is there to stop flash rust and it is stuck. moving on!
Oh and so I finally got back to the cab! still stripping. which begs a question to @Grit dog I'm ready to lay down some DTM primer from Tamco, but...
Me too, we as humans will never fix global warming! Sorry girl it's even beyond you in your life time, and one valcano away from a fix!
It wouldn't fit between the frame rails low. But my truck is a 4wd yours is 2wd. Here's a pic to show you were mine will go, thats a holley upper...
If it will fit down low you can find brackets everywhere cheap. I have a K-10 and I couldn't drop my engine in without removing the compressor.
With all the vents being re-built lately you guys are convincing me to go one with no wing vent
Enjoy, good luck and welcome!
Would be a good idea, what did you find when you pulled the old ones? My dad like Certs, I found 2 rolls of them a old lighter and a couple of 22...
Looks like I need to push her outside and do some wash down.
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