Monthly Archives: June 2016

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here goes nothing

I tore apart the driver side suspension as well and removed the recirculating ball steering box and linkage. It will be a rack and pinion truck. Thinking about using a Dakota power steering rack, so i bought a used one … Continue reading

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playtime

Stuffed another tire under the truck. Looking good, encouraging me to continue.   And i found a place to put the race tires, when driving to the track.

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another overlay

I found more schematics of the C10 chassis with the actual axles in the picture and quickly made two more overlays of the frames, so i could see where stuff goes on the Dodge frame. I was afraid of interference … Continue reading

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temporary epiphany

I just realised that i could stop this project and go buy a Ram SRT-10. It’s about everything i am building here. A fast, shortbed pickup truck with a big powerful engine, huge brakes and good handling characteristics. But it’s … Continue reading

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this and that

Howdy friends, a short update on the things i have been doing and preparing for this beast of a truck. The bumper is coming along. I got it back from the media blaster and the sheetmetal lip i added got … Continue reading

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