1966 Chevy C-10 Short Bed Fleetside - December 2010

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Previous frame off on my 1963 C-10

 See pics of how it looks today

Truck is sold !

NEW "walk around" video added  5/26/15

This truck is sold - possibly some other trucks you'd be interested in

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December 2010
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Installing new inner and outer rockers along with kick panels


December 20th - New crossmember, new fuel tank (90 ohm gauge)

Pics taken the day after I received the motor - December 30, 2010
You can see pics of the motor the day I got it here (December 29,2010)

In the meantime, still doing a ton of work to the cab. Figure it will be ready to paint within a month or so.

From this point on until I have it bolted in the frame, I did myself (a little nerve racking...but...been there, done that.
Filled the torque converter with fluid before installing. Started at about 4PM, and had it installed by 4:50.

White Racing Engines sent me a CD of the dyno of the motor.

383 EFI Crate Engine STROKER MOTOR 525hp A/C ROLLER chevy TURN KEY See My Store
383 EFI Crate Engine STROKER MOTOR 525hp A/C ROLLER chevy TURN KEY See My Store
   $6,879.87
Chevy 383 Stroker Performance crate Engine 375HP/435TQ, marine or auto applicat
Chevy 383 Stroker Performance crate Engine 375HP/435TQ, marine or auto applicat
   $3,800.00
BluePrint BP3830CTC1 Crate Engine Chevy 383SB 1-Pc Seal Vortec Heads 405HP/440TQ
BluePrint BP3830CTC1 Crate Engine Chevy 383SB 1-Pc Seal Vortec Heads 405HP/440TQ
   $4,655.00
383 502HP  PRO STREET  CHEVY CRATE ENGINE NEW BUILD FREE SHIP THIS AUCTION ONLY
383 502HP PRO STREET CHEVY CRATE ENGINE NEW BUILD FREE SHIP THIS AUCTION ONLY
   $3,895.00
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Got the carb back on - Quick Fuel 750 - Also bolted on the mini-starter along with the oil filter.
Converter bolted to the flexplate.

Alot of the components I used were CPP including the tank, springs, shocks, brakes, trailing arms...
New Goodmark LH Side Upper Front Baffle Fits C30 Panel C20 Pickup GMK414215560LC
New Goodmark LH Side Upper Front Baffle Fits C30 Panel C20 Pickup GMK414215560LC
   $89.98
Universal Car SUV Windshield Snow Sun Cover Ice Frost Removal Mirror Protector
Universal Car SUV Windshield Snow Sun Cover Ice Frost Removal Mirror Protector
   $6.99
For 1961-1974 Chevrolet C10 Pickup Oil Pan/Timing Chain Cover Kit
For 1961-1974 Chevrolet C10 Pickup Oil Pan/Timing Chain Cover Kit
   $14.40
Universal 12V 24V Car Truck 4ports Underdash Heater Brackets Control Switch Tee
Universal 12V 24V Car Truck 4ports Underdash Heater Brackets Control Switch Tee
   $84.06
Frosted Matte 12V Engine Starter Button Switch Red Illumination Kit Relay Box
Frosted Matte 12V Engine Starter Button Switch Red Illumination Kit Relay Box
   $11.60
5KW Car Truck Air Diesel Parking Heater Burner for Eberspacher D4
5KW Car Truck Air Diesel Parking Heater Burner for Eberspacher D4
   $26.90
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