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Can someone tell me the size of the tubing?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by SlyDog, Jan 22, 2002.

  1. SlyDog

    SlyDog 1/2 ton status

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    <a target="_blank" href=http://slydawg.rockcrawler.com/photo.html>http://slydawg.rockcrawler.com/photo.html</a> I am wondering what the diamater of that tubing is ? Thanks !

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  2. BurbinOR

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    That looks like the truck that ran Armegeddon on POR this weekend..........no more straight body panels now.

    <font color=blue>'79 ONE TON TPI K5 - See it at---&gt;<a target="_blank" href=http://www.blazzinor.rockcrawler.com/>BlazzinOR's Beast Buildup</a>
     
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    That's not the same truck.

    Russ

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  4. Emmettology 101

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    I would say 1 3/4" - 2" .....

    Mike

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  5. DesertDueler

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    Lokks like 1 3/4"

    86Jimmy 4"&35"MTRs,87 burb 4"&33"MT,69Firebird w/525 hp,and 70GTO live in PHX,AZ<a target="_blank" href=http://www.geocities.com/modifierperformance>My vehicles</a>
     
  6. SlyDog

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    Ok thanks guys! My dad thinks for some reason I need 3" tubing on my K5, crazy guy [​IMG]

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    I'd guess either 1.5" or 1.75" - just FYI, most race trucks use 1.5" DOM - Especially where alot of bending is involved.

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    I think I love that truck, where did you find it, wanna know how he did his doors.

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    Join the rest of us[​IMG] Everyone loves that truck, but no one has any info or pics of it[​IMG] I made a post about it a while back trying to find out some info and came up empty handed...
     
  10. SlyDog

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    Ya he had it on the old ck5 webpage and then when Steve changed it over we lost all the pics except that one I saved [​IMG] Never heard anything about it at all or anything, just the pics.

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