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1950 3600 PU #1096994
Sun Apr 12 2015 11:44 AM
Sun Apr 12 2015 11:44 AM
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KennyP  Offline OP
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UK Tyne &Wear
Here's my 1950 3600 purchased from Washington 2yr's ago had frame off resto just about finished, now!

http://s284.photobucket.com/user/Chevyss/slideshow/

Last edited by KennyP; Sat May 09 2015 10:02 AM. Reason: link heavy

Its not the size of the dog in the fight its the fight in the dog![IMG]http://i284.photobucket.com/albums/ll12/Chevyss/DSC05925_zpsmftiep95.jpg[/IMG]
Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1097036
Sun Apr 12 2015 06:33 PM
Sun Apr 12 2015 06:33 PM
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Whitedog  Offline
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She's beautiful.

Thank's for keeping it an 8 lugger!!!


1954 3600 Chevy Truck
"The Fake Truck"
In the Stovebolt Gallery
More pix on Photobucket
Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1097039
Sun Apr 12 2015 07:02 PM
Sun Apr 12 2015 07:02 PM
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KennyP  Offline OP
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UK Tyne &Wear
Thank's Whitedog, struggled to get 8 LUG wheels that I liked, tried wheelsmiths they didn't have any so decided to use the wellers which came on truck, filled up holes n smoothed em off pleased with result


Its not the size of the dog in the fight its the fight in the dog![IMG]http://i284.photobucket.com/albums/ll12/Chevyss/DSC05925_zpsmftiep95.jpg[/IMG]
Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1097058
Sun Apr 12 2015 09:09 PM
Sun Apr 12 2015 09:09 PM
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Steve D  Offline
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KennyP, Nice, now you get to enjoy the pleasure of driving it and people admiring it. Well done

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Steve

Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1303607
Mon Mar 18 2019 07:05 PM
Mon Mar 18 2019 07:05 PM
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vintage98  Offline
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New York, USA
Hi Fellas. What was the name of the split, front seats in the '47-55 chevy trucks?

Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: vintage98] #1303618
Mon Mar 18 2019 07:54 PM
Mon Mar 18 2019 07:54 PM
tclederman  Offline
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Jarvisburg, NC
Originally Posted by vintage98
Hi Fellas. What was the name of the split, front seats in the '47-55 chevy trucks?

Which model trucks?

I think there were no split front-seats on non-Suburban/Panel 47-53 small trucks?

There were Unison/Ride-Control "split" seats available as an option on 54/55st standard cab trucks.


Tim
1954Advance-Design.com
1954 3106 Carryall Suburban - part of the family for 50 years
1954 3104 5-window pickup w/Hydra-Matic - part of the family for 14 years
Z-series (54/55) GMC 350 (2-ton) COE - now part of Dave's family
- If you have to stomp on your foot-pedal starter, either you, or your starter, or your engine, has a problem.
- The 216 and early 235 engine are not "splash oilers" - this is a splash oiler.
Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1303658
Tue Mar 19 2019 12:23 AM
Tue Mar 19 2019 12:23 AM
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Brad Allen  Offline
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The Suburban model came with its own split (double/auxiliary). The panel/canopy has the one pictured and if you wanted a passenger it is also called out as “auxiliary.”
https://www.flickr.com/photos/advance-design_parts_co/18994761014/in/album-72157631868452754/
https://www.flickr.com/photos/advance-design_parts_co/15133757684/in/album-72157648801943787/
Or the unison seat as Tim describes, The single seat was described as Ride-Control seat, comes with the companion two-passenger seat. I am not aware of others?
https://www.flickr.com/photos/advance-design_parts_co/29453128615/in/album-72157631868452754/

Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1303663
Tue Mar 19 2019 12:56 AM
Tue Mar 19 2019 12:56 AM
tclederman  Offline
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Posts: 27,774
Jarvisburg, NC
Yep, Brad,

You show a rough version of the Unison (Ride-Control) seat assembly that will be in my 1954 "deluxe" pickup.

The seat assembly seats three people, with the driver's seater being an air-cushioned "floater".


Tim
1954Advance-Design.com
1954 3106 Carryall Suburban - part of the family for 50 years
1954 3104 5-window pickup w/Hydra-Matic - part of the family for 14 years
Z-series (54/55) GMC 350 (2-ton) COE - now part of Dave's family
- If you have to stomp on your foot-pedal starter, either you, or your starter, or your engine, has a problem.
- The 216 and early 235 engine are not "splash oilers" - this is a splash oiler.
Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: tclederman] #1303692
Tue Mar 19 2019 03:36 AM
Tue Mar 19 2019 03:36 AM
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jorb  Offline
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Wis
1947-54 Factory Assembly Manual indexes for Unison Seat and Cabs Seat Frame (Full Bench)
Unison Seat instruction index, RPO 264, Model All Cabs LD, Section 0, Sheet 4.01
Cabs Seat Frame instruction index, Model All, Section 1, Sheet 2.00
Check Attached photos

1929 - 1957 Chevrolet Master Parts & Accessories Catalog
Cab Seal Assembly - Exploded View (Full Bench)

I'm not sure but I think the riser, under the seat, for the unison seat set-up is different than the Full Bench seat riser.

xxx

Attached Files

1954 Chevrolet 3105 Deluxe Panel Truck
w/Factory HYDRA-MATIC

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Re: 1950 3600 PU [Re: KennyP] #1303699
Tue Mar 19 2019 03:59 AM
Tue Mar 19 2019 03:59 AM
tclederman  Offline
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Joined: Sep 2001
Posts: 27,774
Jarvisburg, NC
The illustration on the left is for COE.
The illustration on the right is for standard cab.
I'll check the FAM, tomorrow (if my failing memory remembers).

I have a set (in my garage) that fits on/in my 1954 3104 that originally had a standard bench seat.

http://www.1954advance-design.com/Documents/EngineeringFeatures/slides/orig_Page24.html


Tim
1954Advance-Design.com
1954 3106 Carryall Suburban - part of the family for 50 years
1954 3104 5-window pickup w/Hydra-Matic - part of the family for 14 years
Z-series (54/55) GMC 350 (2-ton) COE - now part of Dave's family
- If you have to stomp on your foot-pedal starter, either you, or your starter, or your engine, has a problem.
- The 216 and early 235 engine are not "splash oilers" - this is a splash oiler.
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