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Old 04-25-2019, 10:32 PM   #476
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

Roughly 106”
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Old 04-26-2019, 09:15 AM   #477
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Roughly 106”
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Old 04-27-2019, 10:08 PM   #478
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

Building my turnover ball gooseneck hitch. Still have some work to do, but a very productive Fab day.
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Old 04-28-2019, 10:27 PM   #479
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Finished the fabrication on my gooseneck hitch. Will need to blast and clean it up.
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Old 04-29-2019, 10:54 AM   #480
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

Really like the wheel and tire combo Trevor! Nice job on the hitch and receiver looks good.
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Old 04-29-2019, 09:16 PM   #481
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Really like the wheel and tire combo Trevor! Nice job on the hitch and receiver looks good.
Thanks Brett, good hearing from you.
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Old 04-29-2019, 09:56 PM   #482
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

Trevor looking good!

Ive got a couple goosenecks I'm going to play with for my truck. Is this going to bolt to the top of the frame? looks similar to the b&w 73-87 chevy gooseneck?
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Old 04-29-2019, 09:58 PM   #483
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Trevor looking good!

Ive got a couple goosenecks I'm going to play with for my truck. Is this going to bolt to the top of the frame? looks similar to the b&w 73-87 chevy gooseneck?
That’s what I copied but made it to fit my chassis, it will bolt on top of the rails under the bed floor.
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Old 04-29-2019, 10:01 PM   #484
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

what did you start with? I was thinking about buying a 73-87 b&w and trying it on mine.I was thinking it may work for me since my frame doesn't kick up as far as yours, but not sure about width.
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Old 04-29-2019, 10:18 PM   #485
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

I started with the B&W 1500 for flat bed kit, was around $150. Then I had this old 8” C Channel front bumper from my CJ10a Jeep that was a perfect starting mount.
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Old 04-29-2019, 10:22 PM   #486
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oh ok makes sense, you must have removed the square top plate that comes with the flatbed kit?
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Old 05-01-2019, 08:11 PM   #487
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oh ok makes sense, you must have removed the square top plate that comes with the flatbed kit?
Yes, that was one of the most time consuming things on the fabrication was cutting that 1/2” thick plate off.
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Old 05-03-2019, 09:24 PM   #488
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

Looking good. I'm curious about the powerplant. Have you shown the engine yet? I know you said lB7 Do you have one ready for the truck?
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Old 05-03-2019, 10:21 PM   #489
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Looking good. I'm curious about the powerplant. Have you shown the engine yet? I know you said lB7 Do you have one ready for the truck?
The engine is still in my donor truck currently where I can still run the fluids through and keep it rolling. I have been preparing the rear of the frame and am close to working on the front half. I plan on getting a Fass pump and a set of SAC injectors but it has had great maintenance it's whole life. I will detail it when it's time.
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Old 05-20-2019, 10:24 AM   #490
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Re: Project: 1972 K30 Crew Cab Duramax

Nice! Reminds me of our doner 3+3 chop top convertible buggy.
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Could you tell what supplier you got these wheels from? I have 16.5 Slots onmy truck but tires are not available unless you want Super Swampers and I dont. I have found 2 of the 17x10 Slots but was hoping to find all 4 for sale.Any help would be awesome, I love Slots and want to run them on my K2500
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wow!

nice work on the CC conversion
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Old 05-21-2019, 08:52 PM   #493
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wow!

nice work on the CC conversion
Thank you.
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1972 Cheyenne Super Crew Cab K30 4x4 Duramax, Allison, np205, buckets, tow hooks (CURRENT PROJECT)
http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/s...d.php?t=624819
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Old 06-11-2019, 08:03 AM   #494
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I punted the idea of multiple headliners, it just wasn't coming together how I wanted them to. Reverted back to my original plan, one I had seen executed by another member. Added a 2nd dome light for seeing in the console.
Big question, where should I place my cargo lamp switch? Dash, B-Pillar, etc. It's no longer convenient to have under the rear dome light.
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1972 Cheyenne Super K20 4x4 Custom Camper (tilt, tach, am/fm, tow hooks, bed toolbox, aux gas tank
1972 Cheyenne Super Crew Cab K30 4x4 Duramax, Allison, np205, buckets, tow hooks (CURRENT PROJECT)
http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/s...d.php?t=624819
1989 V3500 Crew Cab (454tbi, NV4500, np205)
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Old 06-11-2019, 08:13 AM   #495
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I have to finish welding on the inner roof, but will also need to wire in my electrical (Clearance lamps, dome lights, cargo lamp) before the outer skin goes on for it's last time.
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1972 Cheyenne Super K20 4x4 Custom Camper (tilt, tach, am/fm, tow hooks, bed toolbox, aux gas tank
1972 Cheyenne Super Crew Cab K30 4x4 Duramax, Allison, np205, buckets, tow hooks (CURRENT PROJECT)
http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/s...d.php?t=624819
1989 V3500 Crew Cab (454tbi, NV4500, np205)
1970 Chevelle SS (LS5 454,th400,8track,buckets,tach)
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Old 06-11-2019, 02:52 PM   #496
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