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OK history buffs -- labor strike in '76-77?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by dremu, May 9, 2000.

  1. dremu

    dremu Officious Thread Derailer Premium Member GMOTM Winner

    Feb 27, 2000
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    East of San Francisco
    OK history buffs -- labor strike in \'76-77?

    OK guys, dig out your memory banks. I'm trying to sort out some production figures for the Blazer Chalet, made in model years 1976-1977. In order to do this I'm developing a timeline, and one of the magazine articles I have talks about "labor strikes", but doesn't specify if this was at Chevy, auto-industry-wide, or even related to Detroit at all (might have been the trucking industry not delivering cars).

    Can anybody remember that far back? I was, while not in diapers, a little young to be caring about gearhead stuff yet!

    -- A

    '74 K5 Blazer "Tank Grrl"
    '77 Chalet sans Blazer
    and more to come...
  2. 88Jimmy

    88Jimmy 1/2 ton status

    Feb 17, 2000
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    Las vegas, NV
    Re: OK history buffs -- labor strike in \'76-77?

    Well I was 18 at that time but with all the Smoking and the tripping I was doing at that time a can't remember anything

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