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Big Bertha, the 1973 Cheyenne C30 Camper Special

Discussion in '2wd Pick-Ups C/R 20 2500 C/R 30 3500' started by RetroC10Sport, Feb 18, 2018.

  1. Snoots

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    Minor detail. Why haven't you told the other guy to go get her a beer?
     
  2. RetroC10Sport

    RetroC10Sport Super Moderator Staff Member

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    She doesn't drink.
     
  3. Snoots

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    Some kind of liquid refreshment! She's doing all the work here! Jeez! Do I have to spell it out for ya!? banghead.gif

    You're standing around like a paparazzi! A lotta fine help you are.
     
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  4. RetroC10Sport

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    We had a steady supply of Dr. Pepper. :rotflmao::rotflmao:
     
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  5. DoubleDingo

    DoubleDingo When In Doubt, Throttle Out

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    A Texas staple from what I've heard.
     
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    That's the spirit!
     
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    Found a camper shell for her.

    She goes in the shop for new seals next week.

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  8. RetroC10Sport

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    She had the seat and headliner redone over the week, came out beautiful.

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    Turned out good. Definately is blue. No doubt about that. Even my color blind ass can tell that's blue.
     
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    Take the Hurst/Olds home too?
     
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    He won't sell it. Bought it in 1985. I tried.

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    Wow. That looks like a good one to just clean up and drive. That would be a lot of fun!
     
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    I tried. He likes my Stepside and I offered a trade and a little cash and he said no.
     
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    @RetroC10Sport how does she like that console in her truck? Ive been looking at one of those.
     
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    One of my friends in high school had a '68 Hurst/Olds (1 of 515). Awesome car.
     

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