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Interested in this project for sure, Brings back memories, look forward to the pics you are sharing.


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Pictures didn't turn out like I thought but here they are



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Thx for sharing,

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More pics of the progress



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Rockers and cab corners always a good start. Keep it up.

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Got the bed on, had to do some adjusting but its coming together. I did find a new trick for taking rattle can primer or rattle can paint off, EZ off oven cleaner. It took the black primer off this old truck and left the original paint. Sprayed it on for a few minutes and scrapped it off with a Bando spreader. If you don't want to scrape it off use a mit and soap and water. Took me about 30minutes to do one whole side of the truck.



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Cool. Nice trick to know. I will use that next time.

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Sounds like you're really making progress! ! Gotta laugh cause ez off cleans the sap and residue off saw blades and gives them new life!

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Love following you on the rebuild. Love seeing the pic,s. Wish I had lived next to you when I was rebuilding chevys


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Put a offer on a 2007 6.0/4l80E with harness hope I get it, I'll put it in the truck. If I don't I still have the SBC 396 from my Chevelle I can drop in it. I'll change the cam in it so its more streetable. I'll let you guys know.



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My vote is for the 396! That motor belongs in your truck!...either way, good luck and keep the pics coming

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I hear ha. I was thinking that new stuff is kinda nice cause you can drive it all the time. Didn't take my offer so I'm not getting the 6.0, going with the old Chevy small block



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Same here I would pick the 396 BBC anyday.over the new stuff.

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