Dismiss Notice

Welcome To CK5!

Registering is free and easy! Hope to see you on the forums soon.

Score a FREE t-shirt and membership sticker when you sign up for a Premium Membership and choose the recurring plan.

Camper Special?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Calclips, Feb 18, 2002.

  1. Calclips

    Calclips 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2001
    Posts:
    1,005
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Swartz Creek, Michigan/Flint while in school
    What is the difference between a 1982 camper special 3/4 ton 4x4 and just a plain ol' 1982 3/4 ton 4x4?
     
  2. mudrunner78

    mudrunner78 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2001
    Posts:
    366
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Rocksprings, TX
    the gross vehicle weight rating, ie theres a heavy spring rate on the truck. This was all I could find on some of the k-20s I have parted.

    78 K-10 383, TH-350, NP-203, Dana 70 front, GM 14bolt Rear, 4.56 gears(underconstruction) 78 k-5 stock and rusty
     
  3. reddog64

    reddog64 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2000
    Posts:
    3,325
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Federal Way, Washington
    I agree... the camper specialt have a 10,000 gvw... the 3/4 ton have a 8,000 ton gvw
     
  4. BlueKnight

    BlueKnight 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2000
    Posts:
    1,518
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Oregon
    Ok a camper special gave you the option of a 400 sb, gave you a heavy duty 90 amp alternator or 120 with ac (i think), oil cooler, tranny cooler, and heavy duty rear springs and shocks.

    <font color=purple>79' K-5 396cid 600hp, TH350, NP203</font color=purple>
    <a target="_blank" href=http://blueknight.alloffroad.com>http://blueknight.alloffroad.com</a>
     

Share This Page