1946 Chevrolet Pickup Restored:DIY job

Discussion in 'International Automotive Scene' started by Codename.47, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. Codename.47

    Codename.47 Guest

    Source:Canibeat.com


    Car: 1946 Chevy p/u
    Owner: Nick Weber


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    Body

    2 inch chop through side windows and windshield around rear window
    Top of roof above windows and doors pancaked 1.5 inches in front tapered to 0 inches at rear
    3 inch stretched cab behind doors
    Convert two piece center opening hood to one piece forward opening
    Custom dash and console
    Corbeau seats covered in leather and suede
    Oak bed floor, raised to accommodate suspension and rear
    Hand formed rear fenders and roll pan
    Taillights flushed in rear panel hidden with a light coat of paint

    Chassis

    Custom 2×4 square tube from scratch on my garage floor
    Mustang II front suspension With ride tech shockwaves
    Adjustable 4 link rear With ride tech shockwaves
    Willwood brakes 14” front 6 piston calipers 12” rear with 4 piston calipers
    Willwood dual manual master cylinders mounted under dash behind speedometer
    9 inch ford rear 3.90 gear
    10 point roll cage
    Front wheels billet specialties draft 19 x 8 Nitto 245 x 30 R19 tire
    Rear wheels billet specialties draft 20 x 16 Mickey Thompson 29 x 18 R20 tire


    Engine and drive train

    540 big block Chevy
    Merlin III block
    Callies 4.250 stroke crank
    Custom JE pistons for 32 valve heads with 11:1 compression
    Valley head service- thunder power 32 valve heads
    Custom sheet aluminum intake
    2 660 Holley carbs
    Bullet cam with belt drive .600 lift duration 270 intake 280 exhaust 113 lsa
    Custom stainless headers
    4 inch stainless exhaust with 4 Borla mufflers
    4l80e automatic transmission with standalone computer
     
  2. Codename.47

    Codename.47 Guest

    If you can do any better then this.. Please see me..

    Salute to the guy who restored it .
     
  3. Dhhawal

    Dhhawal New Member

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    amen bro..!
     

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