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Black Betty's Progress.. PICS!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by mrdrinksalil, Apr 28, 2007.

  1. mrdrinksalil

    mrdrinksalil 1/2 ton status

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    Bout ready to fire the engine up... Heres what the 42's will look like (pre body lift)...

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  2. 01maroonz71

    01maroonz71 1/2 ton status

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    wow...gorgeous, can i get some more specs on the truck???
     
  3. mrdrinksalil

    mrdrinksalil 1/2 ton status

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    Vehicle Modifications:
    1982 Chevy Cab on a 1985 Chevy Blazer frame

    4" springs in front w/ zero rates. Homemade shackle flip in rear w/ 1.5" block Wheels/Tires:
    42" TSLs w/ recentered H1 rims and 3.5" of backspacing Drivetrain/Suspension:
    Chevy 350SB w/ Edelbrock Intake, 670 T.Avenger Carb, Ceramic Coated Headers, 140Amp Alt., Alum. Pulleys and brackets.
    Th400 Transmission w/ Fixed Yolk 6-bolt pattern NP205.
    Open Dana60 Front w/ ORD crossover steering, Detroit locked 14-bolt rear w/disks
    Other Jazz:
    Optima Red Top, ORD greaseable bolts throughout, 16 gallon fuel cell, Lots of brand new parts
    Best/Worst Modifications:
    Best- Doing it the right way the first time.

    Worst- Trucks not done yet, I'll let you know...
     
  4. 01maroonz71

    01maroonz71 1/2 ton status

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    haha...badass man. i love the truck, and the 42''s kick ass bro. oh yeah, that's one purdy motor too.
     
  5. mrdrinksalil

    mrdrinksalil 1/2 ton status

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    Hahah, thanks. I'll be pullin for you folks to vote me in as truck o' the month when I get her done
     
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    That looks really good, how long has this been under construction?
     
  7. mrdrinksalil

    mrdrinksalil 1/2 ton status

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    well, quite a while. Started back in Upstate NY and then moved the project down here to georgia last june. was in college when I had it in NY so never had any money. But since ive been in GA ive got a lot done. bout 3 years, but most of the first year was just gatherin parts and what not
     
  8. twoslo4five0

    twoslo4five0 3/4 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    love the wheels man...j/k keep up the good work!
     
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    muddermilitia ThatTrazerGuy GMOTM Winner

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    Lookin Good man, get it done! I want to see it in action
     
  10. mrdrinksalil

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    Yeah, wanna know what they are called? USA6x6, recentered H1, been waitin for 6 fockin weeks, daniel specials.. lol
     
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    HEY you forgot funniest wheeling incident!:D
     
  12. mrdrinksalil

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    Funniest wheeling incident so far has to be needing my 110lb girlfriend to help me push it over the little 1" hump of concrete into the garage when I have it outside...
     

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