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Grilles for 1934, 35, and 36 GM trucks


To 1934-35 and 1936 GM Truck Customers

A limited number of new grilles have just arrived! They are totally SHOW QUALITY, mirrow-polished, stainless steel. Includes outer reinforcing band, vertical center bars, and special customer fasteners to attach to your outer shell.

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#595336 - Tue Nov 24 2009 05:46 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BlueSteel3100]
BIG CHEVY 3600 Offline
Master Gabster
Registered: Tue Oct 10 2006 12:00 PM
Posts: 5290
Loc: DALLAS/BLANCO TEXAS
O-60 in 5.5 seconds? Man, that will blow your dentures out the window. drive
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Jim
Big Chevy's Photobucket pix
FIRST START http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fb-4nPArk98

Atheism
The belief that there was nothing
and nothing happened to nothing and
then nothing magically exploded for
no reason, creating everything and
then a bunch of everything magically
rearranged itself for no reason whatsoever
into self-replicating bits which then turned
into dinosaurs.
Makes perfect sense.


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#595344 - Tue Nov 24 2009 06:03 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BIG CHEVY 3600]
BlueSteel3100 Offline
New Guy
Registered: Fri Mar 23 2007 12:00 PM
Posts: 42
Loc: Charlotte, NC
Here are some recent pictures of the truck including one of the upgraded truck bed.
http://davemsanders.com/TheTruck.aspx

The bed had a 1/4 inch diamond plate steel sheet welded in to it. I did not want to cut it out so a wood bed was not possible (tried that...a mess and a disaster) so I treated the bed with Herculiner and had it covered in diamond plate aluminum. It is holding up VERY nicely.

I also replaced the bucket seats with a Teas Designs bench made for the truck. MUCH MORE COMFORTABLE..

Finally, a look at the engine compartment and (sorry, could not resist) a picture of her FIRST trophy. smile


Edited by OldBlue3100 (Tue Nov 24 2009 06:11 PM)
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1950 Chevrolet 1/2-Ton 3100
"Ol' Blue"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix of my old truck
My book: Spirit Wind
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#595345 - Tue Nov 24 2009 06:05 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BIG CHEVY 3600]
BlueSteel3100 Offline
New Guy
Registered: Fri Mar 23 2007 12:00 PM
Posts: 42
Loc: Charlotte, NC
You're mmmphmph Right!
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1950 Chevrolet 1/2-Ton 3100
"Ol' Blue"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix of my old truck
My book: Spirit Wind
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#595348 - Tue Nov 24 2009 06:12 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BlueSteel3100]
BIG CHEVY 3600 Offline
Master Gabster
Registered: Tue Oct 10 2006 12:00 PM
Posts: 5290
Loc: DALLAS/BLANCO TEXAS
I guess you lost the dentures and I lost my eyes. Where are those pics?
_________________________
Jim
Big Chevy's Photobucket pix
FIRST START http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fb-4nPArk98

Atheism
The belief that there was nothing
and nothing happened to nothing and
then nothing magically exploded for
no reason, creating everything and
then a bunch of everything magically
rearranged itself for no reason whatsoever
into self-replicating bits which then turned
into dinosaurs.
Makes perfect sense.


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#595349 - Tue Nov 24 2009 06:14 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BlueSteel3100]
54TOW Offline
Shop Shark
Registered: Thu Feb 07 2008 01:26 PM
Posts: 4233
Loc: The Lost Pines
In your signature line place a ] just after the html(no space) with a title like Old Blue between the ] and [

(...1950.html]"oldblue"[/url... ) will get the link to look like this:

"Old Blue"
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David Colter
pics * 1954 wrecker * 1948 Chevy 1-Ton
No act of kindness - no matter how small - is ever wasted ~~ Aesop
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#595372 - Tue Nov 24 2009 07:01 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: 54TOW]
BlueSteel3100 Offline
New Guy
Registered: Fri Mar 23 2007 12:00 PM
Posts: 42
Loc: Charlotte, NC
Thanks, I'll get that set up as soon as I find my glasses...
_________________________
1950 Chevrolet 1/2-Ton 3100
"Ol' Blue"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix of my old truck
My book: Spirit Wind
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#595423 - Tue Nov 24 2009 09:11 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: Desert_buick]
BlueSteel3100 Offline
New Guy
Registered: Fri Mar 23 2007 12:00 PM
Posts: 42
Loc: Charlotte, NC
Would love to!

You are absolutely correct. "Might as well itis" has nearly broke me.

I am still working on a few things to be corrected but having a tough time getting something done.

I need to replace the oil pan but the engine has to come out to do that. I have a gas leak that needs fixing (minor, only leaks a little when I fill it up) and the starter gives a terrible noise once in a while (Fat Man's thinks its a cracked flywheel but I am not so sure. I think it is a shim issue). Once these things are corrected, I have it FINISHED.

Ran out of money and now trying to find someone who will trade some parts for the work (I have a couple of thousand dollars worth of hipo stuff)

I'd do it but don't have the equipment (or the time for that matter).
_________________________
1950 Chevrolet 1/2-Ton 3100
"Ol' Blue"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix of my old truck
My book: Spirit Wind
Top
#595425 - Tue Nov 24 2009 09:13 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BIG CHEVY 3600]
BlueSteel3100 Offline
New Guy
Registered: Fri Mar 23 2007 12:00 PM
Posts: 42
Loc: Charlotte, NC
At http://davemsanders.com/TheTruck.aspx
(now part of my signature)

- THANKS 54TOW!


Edited by OldBlue3100 (Tue Nov 24 2009 09:13 PM)
_________________________
1950 Chevrolet 1/2-Ton 3100
"Ol' Blue"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix of my old truck
My book: Spirit Wind
Top
#595436 - Tue Nov 24 2009 09:41 PM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: BlueSteel3100]
54TOW Offline
Shop Shark
Registered: Thu Feb 07 2008 01:26 PM
Posts: 4233
Loc: The Lost Pines
You are more than welcome, Dave.

Thank you for sharing your website with us.
_________________________
David Colter
pics * 1954 wrecker * 1948 Chevy 1-Ton
No act of kindness - no matter how small - is ever wasted ~~ Aesop
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#595527 - Wed Nov 25 2009 08:55 AM Re: Making a "Super 3100" [Re: 54TOW]
BIG CHEVY 3600 Offline
Master Gabster
Registered: Tue Oct 10 2006 12:00 PM
Posts: 5290
Loc: DALLAS/BLANCO TEXAS
Good looking truck done right!
_________________________
Jim
Big Chevy's Photobucket pix
FIRST START http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fb-4nPArk98

Atheism
The belief that there was nothing
and nothing happened to nothing and
then nothing magically exploded for
no reason, creating everything and
then a bunch of everything magically
rearranged itself for no reason whatsoever
into self-replicating bits which then turned
into dinosaurs.
Makes perfect sense.


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