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Old 01-11-2017, 09:56 PM   #527
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Re: S10 Swap how to

Originally Posted by frankist View Post
Quick question -
Ive got the cab on the frame and it looks great, but am wondering if the bottom line of the cab should run parallel with the frame? It looks raked to me by about 2 inches too tall on the rear.
Hope this doesn't come out sounding condescending, just trying to give some constructive advice, but I think 99_to_Lifes post in 525 kind of eludes to the perils of blindly following what others have done and not planning out how it's going to work for you.

I don't think you're going to want your cab raked on your frame. That two inches to tall and the back of the cab will end up being 6 inches to tall at the back of the bed. Personally, I think the floor of the cab should sit level with the frame. Hopefully you just have the mounts tacked on. I'd cut them and and adjust.
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