Well I figured I got to a point where I should start posting a build thread. I always wanted a 1973-1975 k5 but being from Rusty MN/WI it was hard to find one that wasn't swiss cheese or worth your first born. I was searching/going to see blazers for years until I came across an ad for a rust...
A good friend of mine bought this truck back in 1998 when we decided to move to Lake Tahoe and ski bum it for the winter. It served it's purpose back then quite well but after we moved back home it sat around mostly for the next 13-14 years. This last March he had to move, didn't have a place to...
Well, after some recent persuasion from other members, I've decided to do this build thread for my current project. I'm new to posting on these forums, so bare with me. :grin:
Before I get into the details of the project and how its going, I would like to explain a little about my experience...
I'm new to the forum, but I figured since I just bought a completely stock suburban, why not try and document it. I'm starting to build my recently acquired 1989 v1500 suburban. I pulled it out of my co-worker's brother-in-law's father-in-law's barn, where it had been sitting for the past 12...
Forged Callies Crank
Forged Callies Rods
Forged JE Pistons
AFR 210cc Eliminator Alum heads
ARP Pro Series head studs
Felpro MLS head gaskets
ARP Main / Rod studs
Comp 280xfi Roller Cam
Comp Pro Magnum lifters
Comp Pro Magnum 1.6 rockers
Billet Timing Chain with...