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Old 01-08-2017, 09:46 PM   #501
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Re: 1956 Chevy Pro-Street Build

Chassis is looking really good! Good luck with the move and being with family to watch them grow...priceless. 500k junk residences...ouch. We've been fortunate to stay here where we are. I don't know that there are any houses that expensive around here.
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Old 01-09-2017, 03:32 AM   #502
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PTC

I have truck, suspension sheet metal all my sh!t in four storage units. I break ground for my detached puggy double car garage, as soon as the weather breaks. As of this minute out side "it's clear and still" (meaning: clear up to my azz and still snowing, and -4 . There is 18" on the flat in my back yard.
Enough of me winnnnnnnnning,

Know this "I know just how you feel" paid a mover 16K to move all my sh!t from Heber Utah to Clear and Still Idaho. So pard I figure I'm about 2/3 through, this adventure won't be feeling settled until the Puggy Garage is completed and the tools are in there new home.

You'll find the best place, but you need to sift alot of manure to find the golden key..

Keep on keepin on

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Old 01-09-2017, 08:42 AM   #503
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Frame is nice I like the color. You will find the perfect place.
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Old 01-09-2017, 11:02 AM   #504
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Thanks guys..... yep Im ever faithful! -- theres a place for us

NC- I was just in Boise about 2 weeks ago, I guess they got a 'bit' of snow too! it was pretty dang cold, then I spent most of last week in CHI and PITT ---- Um , you guys have it easy in comparison -

and I thought 35 degrees here was cold! --- I was working on the cab yesterday in a t-shirt and working up a sweat in 45 degree weather!!!!
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Old 01-09-2017, 05:45 PM   #505
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I really like this build. I love the 55-59 trucks, and I'm a hardcore drag racer so this one is right up my alley. Can't wait to see it finished.
Have you ran the engine with the procharger yet? My gawd a procharged engine sounds nasty, especially on the burn-out!
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Old 01-11-2017, 02:56 PM   #506
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I really like this build. I love the 55-59 trucks, and I'm a hardcore drag racer so this one is right up my alley. Can't wait to see it finished.
Have you ran the engine with the procharger yet? My gawd a procharged engine sounds nasty, especially on the burn-out!
Not yet Im wating for my trans to show up and get the drive train installed. Then a start up video will be coming soon. Just want to get some fluids in it and get it running!
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Old 01-11-2017, 03:20 PM   #507
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A video won't do it any justice! Looking forward to it just the same though.
Need to get my Mustang back out. Torched a head gasket. Got a little lazy on my maintenance. Needs fresh head gaskets and retorque periodically. Been together 3-4 years. Needs head and deck repaired, plus new gaskets now.
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Old 01-15-2017, 01:01 PM   #508
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Well I just couldn't wait for the trans and converter and all these people to figure out what I need .... So I got the motor in by itself yesterday and I am going to start getting it all together.

Here ya go!








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Re: 1956 Chevy Pro-Street Build

Impressive PTC!!
Looks very good!!

Oh, have you noticed that your cab has fallen over??
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Old 01-15-2017, 08:25 PM   #510
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Re: 1956 Chevy Pro-Street Build

Now that in itself is impressive.
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Nice!!

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Old 01-15-2017, 09:43 PM   #512
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Very cool looking.
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Old 01-15-2017, 10:20 PM   #513
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Impressive PTC!!
Looks very good!!

Oh, have you noticed that your cab has fallen over??
Yeah your cab went t*t* up.

Looking good PTC.

Transmission can go in almost last if it has to.

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If you want something done right take matters into your own hands
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Impressive PTC!!
Looks very good!!

Oh, have you noticed that your cab has fallen over??
Its fallen and cant get up!!!!!!


Got the cab bottom all scraped, sand blasted, cleaned, primered and Rubberized Undercoated, so it will be ready to go onto the frame next weekend IF THE DAMN TRANNY SHOWS UP!!!!!!

IF it doesnt Im gonna tell the guy he owes me $500 for the tranny case and its now his - Im going to buy a built one from Summit and have it in 2 days with free shipping. This is BS!!!!


On another note - we are making an offer on a house close by on 2 acres, place needs a little TLC but nothing major except a COMPLETE NEW SHOP!!!!! YEAH BABY!!!! Hope it pans out -
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