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Discussion in 'The Garage' started by dheavychevy38, Jan 13, 2003.

  1. dheavychevy38

    dheavychevy38 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    take a fullsize pickup chop out the center of the frame cection put it back together with a coil suspension and 40 boggers
     
  2. muddysub

    muddysub 1 ton suburban status Staff Member Moderator GMOTM Winner

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    sounds cool, if you do it take pics! /forums/images/graemlins/cool.gif
     
  3. great scott

    great scott 1/2 ton status

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    Ive seen it done to the old 6x6 cabs with a little flat bed and I like it.
     
  4. Muley

    Muley 1/2 ton status

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    A buddy of mine took a long bed, choped the frame 18 inches in the middle and welded it back up. All for the 3/4T drive train. Sas it tracks straight and can be.
     
  5. Sandman

    Sandman 3/4 ton status Author

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    We did that once to replace a frame on a shortbed. It worked out real well.
     

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