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Old 11-17-2010, 03:48 AM   #76
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

there's some great looking trucks in this thread.
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Old 11-17-2010, 05:25 AM   #77
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here is a pic of mine from several years ago.
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Old 11-17-2010, 07:23 AM   #78
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here's mine earning its' keep. Just got back from a road trip/job in Tonapah Arizona. Over 2600 mile round trip. Had to replace leaking radiator, probably the original 4 row.Found a replacement at Auto Zone in Phoenix. Also repaired one tire with nail in it and a leaking power steering hose. Otherwise no problems. Averaged 11.5 mpg towing 6000 lbs. Has a 5.3/ 4L60e with 4.56 gears.
Lots of nice heavy trucks here.

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Old 11-17-2010, 07:25 AM   #79
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Lawman02, I'll be visiting your neck of the woods soon, at Riverbend. Nice looking 4 wheeler.
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Old 11-17-2010, 07:50 AM   #80
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here is my black satin 67 C20.
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Old 11-17-2010, 07:58 AM   #81
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here's my '72 C20 4x4

Pics from before trip to paint shop, and one almost done... hopefully in a few weeks, I will have her home to put everything back together.
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Old 11-17-2010, 08:24 AM   #82
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here's an updated pic of mine. Just brought her back from the paint shop last week. Having a blast installing all the trim and interior...she looks so puurdy!
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Old 07-23-2012, 07:20 PM   #83
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Does anybody have any pics of a Lowered 3/4 ton step side short bed? Im getting ready to build one and it almost seems as I will be the first with this combo. Thats not possible is it??
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Old 07-24-2012, 10:22 AM   #84
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here is my 69 C20. Kinda funny that its a 69 C10 doing the hauling. Hopefully before long it will be the C20 doing all the work.



Here are a few parts I scored for the C20....



Both trucks are 250 6cyl powered. The C10 has a 3 spd converted from column to floor shift. The C20 has a granny 4.

The plan is to put in a B.B. with the granny 4. The later model rear came from a 79 and I believe it to be around 340ish ratio. Im thinking like 342 or something like that. My idea is that if I tie on to something if I can't move it with the C20 then I probably don't need it.
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Old 07-24-2012, 02:15 PM   #85
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Dang these are all great. Love the stock trucks and though I am not a custom guy I really like all the customs also.
Gotta throw mine in here since I am a reformed 1/2 ton'r
72 Custom 30 CE31003 133" w/b flat bed 68k miles
72 Custom Camper/Cheyenne Super/20 81k miles
72 Custom/20 84k miles
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Old 07-24-2012, 03:18 PM   #86
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here's mine....

Currently down to the frame, which is off getting powder coated, but this is what it looked like "before".
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Old 07-24-2012, 03:25 PM   #87
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ok this is mine i have had this truck for about three weeks now and i am having a great time making it mine !.
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Old 07-24-2012, 04:10 PM   #88
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Old 07-24-2012, 07:17 PM   #89
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

Here's some of my '68 C20, and yes it's still a 3/4 ton.
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Old 07-24-2012, 08:53 PM   #90
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Re: BIG BOYS -- Let's See Some 3/4 Ton & 1 ton Projects

gotta love the big boys
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Old 07-24-2012, 10:37 PM   #91
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Sweet ! Another place to post my truck !

When I got it


As it sits now
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Old 07-25-2012, 05:51 AM   #92
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im going to get back to work on it in the next couple weeks. been crazy trying to pay bills right now.


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Old 07-27-2012, 08:42 PM   #93
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My truck looked pretty good before I started. My project involves replacing the 305 with a new 383 stroker. I am also installing a front disc conversion while keeping the 8-lug. I am also installing a new aluminum radiator and Vintage Air system. I am replacing a cut up dash with an uncut factory air dash.
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