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Greetings from Arkansas!

Discussion in 'Introduction' started by BigDaddy72, Jul 26, 2020.

  1. BigDaddy72

    BigDaddy72 Full Access Member

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    Hello All!

    I would like to introduce myself I’m brand new to the form but have been building cars/trucks my whole life.

    Currently building a chassis cab with a 496 bbc and fitting a long bed.

    I’ll post pictures as soon as I figure out how!
     
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  2. Arkansas_V8

    Arkansas_V8 Proud Redneck

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    Welcome aboard.
     
  3. animal

    animal Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Doppleganger Supporting Member Supporting Member

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  5. jake wells

    jake wells Yearning for the good ole days.

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    496 huh sounds like a 8.1 vortec:welcome:.
     
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    86 SCOTTSDALE Supporting Member Supporting Member

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    Welcome from MA.
     
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  9. BigDaddy72

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    It started life as a 454.

    Bored it .060 Installed 4.25 crank 6.385 h beams and srp forged pistons viola 496.

    It has built ported and bowl blended 781 oval ports with 2.19 1.88 ferra valves .585 custom ground hyd roller and 9.25 cr.

    Thanks for the warm welcome from all
     
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    Welcome from Florida, looking forward to the pics!

    Sent from my LM-V600 using Tapatalk
     
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  12. Shorty81

    Shorty81 Baby Boomer

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    Welcome from the Buckeye State. I have a old school 496 with 781 oval port heads too. LOADS of torque.
     
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