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Old 05-09-2017, 11:21 PM   #1
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1929 GMC period built hot rod

I started with a 2 ton 1928 or 29 gmc, truck was complete and in good condition for its age. sorry I cant find pictures from the very beginning of the build.

I replaced all of the wood body skeleton with square tube and chopped the top 1 foot!

used the factory frame rails, z'ed them 6" upfront and 18" outback. made up my own front suspension based on a transverse leaf setup. then made a 60-72 long arm style suspension with coil springs for the rear.
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Old 05-09-2017, 11:42 PM   #2
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Re: 1929 GMC period built hot rod

I like it!
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Old 05-09-2017, 11:57 PM   #3
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Re: 1929 GMC period built hot rod

skeleton floor, 5" crome exhaust stack for driveline hump, ram air scoop cut from 62-66 hood. metallic green engine and wheels
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Old 05-10-2017, 12:07 AM   #4
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Re: 1929 GMC period built hot rod

made my own square headers out of 11/4" square tube sheet metal. panhard bar in the rear and a watts link upfront. the 29 next to my 66
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