91 K5 -Procrastination Build - Full top conversion complete

  • 1st I'd like to say I'm king of procrastonation and this has been too long coming (about 3 yrs). :doah: I finally finished my rolling chassis enough to put the body on it so Slamchops helped me get it done last Sat. I had beem dreading this part so hopefully, now that the worst is over things will move a little faster now.

    Final assembly specs :

    *454 carb'd, steel crank, 9.4 comp, 7/16 rods, roller cam, 781 heads, Sanderson shorty headers & single exhaust
    *4spd w/ ORD 32 spline conversion, hydro clutch
    *ORD Doubler twin sticked w/ 1410's
    *Jana76 (D60 w/ 70 gears) w/ Power Lock, 5.86's, 35 spline outers, Spicer locking hubs
    *D70HD w/ spool, 5.86's, narrowed to srw width, disc brakes using front D60 rotors & calipers
    *Front lift: 2.5" lift 52" springs
    *Rear Lift: stock 56's, Zero Rates, ORD 2.5" shackle flip
    *Weld D7 16.5x12 wheels & wheels w/ 43" SX's
    *8k Warn winch in Diy4x bumper center / Diy4x rear bumper
    *Full roll cage




    Anyway I'm bored at work so here are some pics -



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    The next step will be to clean / install the tank and finish the fuel & brake plumbing.

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  • Year:
    1991
    Make:
    Chevrolet
    Model:
    V10 Blazer
    Trim Level:
    Silverado
    Interior:
    05 Silverado front seats, Yukon 3rd row rear seat, Raptor bed liner, Diy4x roll cage w/ added tubing, ORD tube doors
    Factory Options:
    This truck was LOADED but it's all gone now. LOL
    Engine:
    454 - '4554 4 bolt main block, 9.4 comp, 7/16 rods, steel crank, hydraulic roller cam (#11-420-8), '781 heads w/ roller rockers, Eldelbrock Performer intake, SMI spec built quadrajet, Sanderson shorty headers, MSD distributor / 6AL / coil, sbc serpentine belt conversion.
    Approx 425hp & 540 ftlbs tq (desktop dyno guess)
    Transmission:
    SM465 w/ ORD short 32 spline tailshaft
    Transfer Case:
    ORD Doubler w/ 32 spline front output. 1410 front driveshaft, 32° CV rear driveshaft with 38° flange at axle, JB Fab triple stick cable shifter.
    Steering:
    Crossover w/ high steer using OTT arms, NWF drag link, Diy4x tie rod, PSC assist cylinder
    Suspension:
    Front: B52's w/ 2.5 lift 52" Superlift springs & Zero Rate (axle moved 2" forward)
    Rear: 56" springs w/ 2.5" ORD flip, Diy4x shackles & Zero Rate (axle moved 3" rearward)
    Axles:
    Front: D60 w/ Jana76 D70 r&p conversion, 5.86's, locked Power Lock diff, 35 spline outers and Spicer locking hubs
    Rear: D70HD housing narrowed 2.5" per side, 5.86's, spool, Dutchman axle shafts, disc brakes using front D60 calipers / rotors / mounting brackets, BTF bridge truss.
    Wheels:
    16.5x12 Weld D7 wheels
    Tires:
    14.50x43x16.5 Super Swamper SX's
    Paint:
    shot
  • Original Production Info On My Blazer From VIN:

    1GNEV18K6MF150403

    Vehicle:
    BLAZER 1/2 TON

    Year:
    1991

    Build Date:
    1991-08-14 <<<<<<<<< one of the last ones built!

    RPO Description Matches
    UM6 - RADIO,AM/FM STEREO,CASSETTE,ETR,INCLUDES CLOCK STEREO CASSETTE(UM6) 4,138
    UN9 - RADIO SUPPRESSION EQUIPMENT RDO SUPPR(UN9) 9,483
    UP8 - RADIO,PROVISIONS FOR STEREO INSTRUMENTATION STEREO RDO PROVISIONS(UP8) 7,535
    U73 - ANTENNA,FIXED FIXED ANT(U73) 9,483
    VE5 - STRIP,FRONT AND REAR BUMPER IMPACT(BLACK) BLACK BPR IMP STR(VE5) 7,568
    VG3 - STRIP,FRONT BUMPER IMPACT FRT BPR IMP STR(VG3) 7,568
    VG5 - STRIP,REAR BUMPER IMPACT IMPACT STR(VG5) 7,568
    VXS - VEHICLE - COMPLETE 9,652
    V02 - RADIATOR,HEAVY DUTY,INCLUDES HEAVY DUTY TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER HVY DUTY RAD & TRANS OIL CLR(V02) 6,614
    V22 - GRILLE,RADIATOR(CHROME) CHROME GRL(V22) 8,473
    V73 - VEHICLE STATEMENT - US/CANADA US/CANADA VEHICLE STATEMENT(V73) 9,361
    XUZ - TIRE FRONT 31X10.50 R15LT/B WOL R/PE ST TL OOR (9591094) TIRE(XUZ) 5,562
    X6Z - HUB,LOCKING AUTOMATIC AUTO LK HUB(X6Z) 7,697
    X88 - CONVERSION CHEVROLET CHEVROLET(X88) 9,652
    YD3 - AXLE FRONT (BASE EQUIP) FOR SCHEDULING GVW PLATE FRT AXLE(YD3) 9,652
    YD5 - SPRING,FRONT(BASE EQUIPMENT) FRT SPRING(YD5) 7,144
    YD6 - SPRING,REAR(BASE EQUIPMENT) RR SPRING(YD6) 9,652
    YE9 - CONVENIENCE PKG COMFORT & DECOR LEVEL #3 COMFORT & CONVENIENCE PKG #3(YE9) 7,544
    YG3 - Unknown 7,568
    YUZ - TIRE REAR 31X10.50R15LT/B WOL R/PE ST TL OOR (9591094) TIRE(YUZ) 5,562
    ZQ2 - DRIVER CONVENIENCE PACKAGE DRVR CONVENIENCE PKG(ZQ2) 7,444
    ZQ3 - DRIVER CONVENIENCE PACKAGE II(MERCHANDISING OPTION) DRVR CONVENIENCE PKG(ZQ3) 7,834
    ZUZ - TIRE SPARE 31X10.50R15LT/B WOL R/PE ST TL OOR (9591094) SPARE TIRE(ZUZ) 5,562
    ZW9 - BASE BODY OR CHASSIS BASE BODY/CHAS(ZW9) 9,652
    ZY1 - COLOR COMBINATION SOLID SOLID PAINT COMBO(ZY1) 5,550
    1SE - PACKAGE OPTION 05 (1SE) 5,716
    1SZ - PACKAGE OPTION- (1SZ) 7,290
    24D - TRIM COMBINATION,CLOTH,DARK BLUE (24D) 1,957
    24I - INTERIOR TRIM,DARK BLUE (24I) 3,134
    98K - COLOR COMBINATION,AUXILIARY TOP,BLACK SAPPHIRE (98K) 1,847
    98U - EXTERIOR COLOR,PRIMARY,BLACK SAPPHIRE METALLIC (98U) 1,251
    AD5 - GLASS,SIDE WINDOW,REAR SLIDING SLIDING SI WDO GLS(AD5) 6,427
    AJ1 - GLASS,DEEP TINT(REAR SIDE WINDOWS AND REAR DOOR WINDOW) DEEP TINTED GLS(AJ1) 7,372
    AM7 - SEAT,REAR FOLDING RR FLDG ST(AM7) 9,570
    AQ9 - SEAT,FRONT BUCKET,DRIVER,PASSENGER,RECLINING"ULTIMA"INCLUDES SEAT ADJ(USED WITH TRANS AN Y84) RECL FRT BKT ST(AQ9) 7,688
    AU3 - LOCK,SIDE DOOR,ELECTRIC ELEC S/D LK(AU3) 7,444
    AXP - VIN IDENT POSITION, MULTI- PURPOSE VEHICLE MULTI-PURPOSE VEHICLE VIN POSITION(AXP) 9,570
    A31 - WINDOW,ELECTRIC OPERATED,SIDE ELEC SI WDO(A31) 7,444
    BB5 - ORNAMENTATION,INTERIOR,HEADLINER(USED WITH VALUE LEADER WV9) INTR HDLNG(BB5) 7,544
    BC3 - ORNAMENTATION,INTERIOR,INSTRUMENT PANEL(DELUXE)(USED WITH EUROSPORT ZV8) DELUXE I/P(BC3) 7,544
    B30 - CARPET,FLOOR AND WHEELHOUSE FLR CPT(B30) 7,544
    B32 - COVERING,FLOOR MATS,FRONT AUXILIARY FRT AUX FLR MATS(B32) 7,544
    B33 - COVERING,FLOOR MATS,REAR AUXILIARY RR AUX FLR MATS(B33) 7,544
    B85 - ORNAMENTATION,EXTERIOR,BELT REVEAL MOLDING(USED WITH SPORT PACKAGE Z13) BELT RVL MLDG(B85) 7,568
    B96 - ORNAMENTATION,EXTERIOR,WHEEL OPENING MOLDING(USED WITH VALUE LEADER WV9) WHL OPG MLDG(B96) 7,568
    CMD - PLANT CODE FLINT, MI, GM T&B FLINT, MI PLANT CODE(CMD) 9,652
    C5M - GVW RATING(6100 LBS) 6100 GVWR(C5M) 9,372
    C60 - AIR CONDITIONER,FRONT,MANUAL CONTROLS A/C MAN CONT(C60) 9,225
    D48 - MIRROR O/S LH & RH, REMOTE CONTROL, ELECTRIC, COLOR ELEC R/CON PAINTED O/S MIR(D48) 3,606
    F51 - ABSORBER,HEAVY DUTY SHOCK HVY DUTY S/ABS(F51) 5,719
    GU6 - AXLE,REAR,3.42 RATIO 3.42R(GU6) 3,954
    G80 - AXLE,REAR,POSITRACTION,LIMITED SLIP POSITRACTION L/SLIP R/AXL(G80) 5,051
    JB5 - BRAKE SYSTEM,VACUUM POWER DISC,DRUM VACUUM PWR BRK SYS(JB5) 9,372
    KC4 - COOLING SYSTEM,ENGINE OIL(EXPORT-IRAQ) KC4(EXPORT IRAQ) 5,767
    K34 - CRUISE CONTROL,AUTOMATIC,ELECTRONIC CRCONT(K34) 7,834
    K60 - GENERATOR,100 AMPERE 100 AMP(K60) 9,238
    L05 - ENGINE,5.7L(5.7-7)GAS 8 CYLINDER 5.7-7(L05) 9,372
    MD8 - TRANSMISSION,AUTOMATIC 4-SPEED(THM700R4/4L60) 4-SPD A/TRANS(MD8) 9,256
    MX0 - TRANSMISSION,AUTOMATIC,OVERDRIVE(MERCHANDISING OPTION)(MD8) A/TRANS PROVISIONS(MX0) 9,256
    NA5 - EMISSION SYSTEM,FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS FEDERAL EMIS(NA5) 7,714
    NK3 - STEERING WHEEL,SPORT,SOFT RIM,SIMULATED LEATHER (USED WITH EUROSPORT B2T) SIMULATED LEATHER STRG WHL(NK3) 7,544
    NY1 - SHIELD,FUEL TANK F/TANK SHLD(NY1) 8,077
    NY7 - SHIELD,TRANSFER CASE TRFER CASE SHLD(NY7) 8,077
    N33 - STEERING COLUMN,TILT TYPE TILT STRG COL(N33) 7,834
    N90 - WHEEL,15X7(CAST ALUMINUM) AL WHL(N90) 6,316
    P17 - COVER,SPARE WHEEL AND TIRE(FULL SIZE SPARE) SPA TIRE CVR(P17) 7,544
    R8T - CONTROL - SALES ITEM NO. 69 5,849
    SLM - SALES PROCESSING - STOCK ORDERS 5,758
    TR9 - LAMP GROUP,COURTESY LP GRP(TR9) 7,544
    TT4 - HEADLAMPS,TUNGSTEN QUARTZ HALOGEN HALOGEN HDLP(TT4) 8,400
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