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Old 05-30-2017, 08:55 PM   #1
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Well here she is 1 owner..barn beast....but it was free good thing I own a body shop she is solid...rockers are a little soft, and the front fenders have 2 soft spots, and all I have found a soft spot in floor pan....trunk is good along with frame

Plan is to rip out 283 and 3 speed bbc it with a th400 lower 20inch wheels bucket seats
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Old 05-30-2017, 09:17 PM   #2
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Looks like a good start to me! Your own body shop... What a lucky dog you are!
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Yes it started out as a mobile repair business now this weekend we are installing a 27 ft paint booth....so we have a good start will up date pictures as we go
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Good luck on your resto, there is always at least one surprise in a resto project, let the power tools begin.........
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Old 05-30-2017, 09:59 PM   #5
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I am sure there will be plenty of surprises but it'll be the way I want it and a nice family driver
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Looks good even full of dust
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That's good to know, alot of the stuff I'm not even keeping, wheels with hub caps, seats, steering wheel. Factory 3 speed and 283. Radiator, all that kind of stuff
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Old 08-12-2017, 02:29 PM   #10
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Well it is all tore down now, just have to lift body frame..found a couple of soft spots I wasn't expecting but hey it was free. Suspension is suppose to be here in a couple week....4 link coil over front and rear setup. Also found a 4l60 for 100 bucks gonna go through and freshen it up and build it, also bought a 5.3 ls for 150. 170k on it gonna rebuild it make about 500 hp...
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