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K5 El Camino

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by google, Jun 24, 2005.

  1. google

    google 1/2 ton status

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    gone huntin 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I have seen the 67-72 body style El Caminos on a 4x4 chassis, but IIRC it was on a swb truck chassis.
     
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    NJBLZ 1/2 ton status

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    that el camino has a 115 inch wheelbase, a blazer is 106.5 inch.

    a shortbed pickup is 117.5
     
  5. google

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    JUST PUT HUGE MUDDERS ON IT THAT STICK OUT AN EXTRA 8 1/2 INCHES HEHHEHHEHHHHEEEEHEHEHHEEE
     
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    wheelbase is the measurement from axle centerline to axle centerline. It is not a width measurement(what I think, you think he meant).
     
  7. google

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    I think you thunk what I thought was what he thinks I thought too..... good thinking
     
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    its not hard to lengthen the wheel base, throw on a set of 63's and it will give yuo a few inches. Anything will fit on/ in anything, its just the amount of work to get ot to fit :D
     
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    Putting that elcamino on a truck chassis will make me angry.
     
  10. pauly383

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    Buy it , and give me the Iroc wheels for my Chevelle :D
     

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