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Old 03-21-2010, 06:43 PM   #1
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69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

I am in the process of getting all the plans and information on one of the original manufactures of the half top. I have the mold to try them. I am waiting for the plans for the steel reinforcments and technical information.I am wondering how interested people would be in getting one. We would need further information on production cost and firm up a selling price. I am looking for feedback about the idea. Thanks
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Old 03-21-2010, 06:48 PM   #2
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Tops

I think that you would have a big market for them...

Be even cooler if you could combine it with a hinged hard tonneau cover too...
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Old 03-22-2010, 05:43 AM   #3
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Tops

I have a '72 K/5 project that wants a half-top.
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Old 03-22-2010, 05:48 AM   #4
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Tops

i'm gonna move this to the blazer section for more coverage... I also updated the title... Just be sure that before you start taking orders or running the business that you check out our vendor sales accounts, they give you a lot more privelages and ad options...
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Old 03-22-2010, 06:37 AM   #5
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

Id be interested depending cost
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Old 03-22-2010, 08:21 AM   #6
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

Curious to hear where this goes...keep us posted.
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Old 03-22-2010, 08:37 AM   #7
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

i am interstedin the bulkhead. i already have the half top, just no bulkhead
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Old 03-22-2010, 11:58 AM   #8
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i'm gonna move this to the blazer section for more coverage... I also updated the title... Just be sure that before you start taking orders or running the business that you check out our vendor sales accounts, they give you a lot more privelages and ad options...
Thanks, I am hoping to get the manuals by next week. I am hoping we can make them at a reasonable cost. We also have the 73 - 76 tops. I will keep everyone updated if we can get it going.
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Old 03-22-2010, 11:59 AM   #9
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Old 03-22-2010, 12:02 PM   #10
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i am interstedin the bulkhead. i already have the half top, just no bulkhead
I am getting those dimensions with the notebook. I will keep you posted.
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Old 03-22-2010, 12:11 PM   #11
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

I have a buddy who has a factory half top and bulkhead, I think he would let me take measurements if needed..

Looking forward to seeing where this goes..
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Old 03-22-2010, 12:38 PM   #12
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

There has been at least two companies in recent years that have tried manufacturing half tops. One called Compudyne (out of business) and http://www.myrodshop.com/blazer.html or http://sexyhalftop.com/.

I have not read about a single board member who has purchased either tops. I think they are/where selling around $1000, but I have never looked into them.
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Old 03-22-2010, 01:50 PM   #13
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

I think if you can price them below/near the soft top cost - you might do well since nobody likes to drill holes into their rigs if they can avoid it.
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Old 03-22-2010, 02:01 PM   #14
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

I'm the one with a bulk head I'll take measurements no problem
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Old 03-23-2010, 01:54 AM   #15
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

I am interested if will it will work with a rollbar.
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i would be interested in one depending on cost, shipping and quality
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Old 03-23-2010, 03:41 AM   #17
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Re: 69 -72 Blazer Half Top production thoughts?

It would be nice to have a real one. Count me in if the price is right/reasonable [300-400 grnbks], 1/2 cabs are
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Old 03-23-2010, 02:59 PM   #18
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I am interested if will it will work with a rollbar.
It fits if the rollbar is far enough back. I moved my bar about 3" back.
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Old 03-23-2010, 09:32 PM   #19
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I am interested if will it will work with a rollbar.
If it the same as the mtp Half Cab then it will fit with a smittybilt roll bar no problems.

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There has been at least two companies in recent years that have tried manufacturing half tops. One called Compudyne (out of business) and http://www.myrodshop.com/blazer.html or http://sexyhalftop.com/.

I have not read about a single board member who has purchased either tops. I think they are/where selling around $1000, but I have never looked into them.
I would be interested. This place never answers the phone and doesn't respond to emails.
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Old 03-24-2010, 09:27 AM   #21
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I am 100% in !!!! just let me know when they are ready....
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Old 03-24-2010, 07:20 PM   #22
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Subscribed.. I will follow along and see how everything develops and if the price is right, then I would be interested..
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I have a '72 2wd CST Blazer, if you go to production I'll take one, if I donít need to take a second on the house!

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Old 06-13-2010, 02:59 AM   #25
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I would be interested if it came with the wall to the floor. Mike
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