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someone suggested I put up a more detailed thread about the car. well you don't have to ask me twice. :D



The car was bought from Washington state for $3000 , it ran but not so good. Took a road trip up there from Az with a friend and brought it back.
soon after it was home I tore it apart and with a little help pulled the body.





I bought an S&W racecars 4 link kit and modified the stripped frame. I also welded all the seams , boxed the motor mount horns and gusseted stressed areas.








for the front I used VBP mono shock front end and there A arms with aerospace brake omponents.

 

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The rear is a ford 9 inch I got from a junk yard. I narrowed it and am using strange 31 spline axles





The whole thing is rolling on Weld ProStar wheels. 15x 3 in the front and 15x 14 in the rear. I am using M/T sportsman tires front and rear. I ctually chose them because I knew the project was going to take a long time and something softer would break down before it ever hit the road.





The engine is a stock block 2 bolt main 454 I bought of the net.



I had it machined for splayed 4 bolt mains and bored 30 over. I prepped the block and added a SCAT 4.25 Pro Lightweight crank, SCAT H beam rods, Ross 7.5 -1 forged pistons, Isky solid roller cam and Isky valve train.



I added a weiand 871 supercharger topped with a set of prosystems 850 CFM holley blower carbs.



put it all on top of some ported Pro Comp aluminum heads, with the usual hot rod accessory's



I then droped the body on so I can start making the roll cage.







thats about what I am up to on this car. I will be pulling it all apart again in the next couple months to make some places for the roll cage to mount and reinforce the frame some more. i also have to finish up the rest of the drive train..
Thanks for letting me preen.
Greg
 

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That is looking GREAT. Going to one bad mofo
 

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That baby has some serious meat on the back and killer goodies where the hood used to be! Great looking Vette. :thumbsup:
 
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