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#101 Bradrock

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Posted 08 September 2018 - 07:33 PM

Geeze, I can't stop reading this thread over & over. One of my favorites.
I'm crazy about your estate there also! Coolest shop / barn ever.
But just looking at all of those pavers hurts my back and knees!! Wow.

There has been a 95 Corvette LT1 with auto trans for sale nearby for several months. Started at $2,500 & then $2,000.
Now it's down to $1,800.
Warm but no cigar yet. :)
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Posted 08 September 2018 - 09:21 PM

Back to posting. ive been slacking..

I fought a power steering leak at the rack and think i have that sorted now.. what a pain... i decided if i was going to pull the engine to do the clutch, id go ahead and do a few upgrades and clean everything up! it has come along nicely!

Engine out and looking filthy.. i guess first things are first... Clutch and a nice healthy bump stick

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View PostConvette, on 21 February 2016 - 11:51 AM, said:

The only reason I'm doing it is basically... cause I can.

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Posted 08 September 2018 - 09:27 PM

I needed to clean alot of things up and wanted alot of stuff to be powder coated.. i got a quote local and decided to just buy the stuff and do it myself instead! it turned out pretty nice, good enough for me anyway! haha

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View PostConvette, on 21 February 2016 - 11:51 AM, said:

The only reason I'm doing it is basically... cause I can.

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Posted 08 September 2018 - 09:30 PM

I now had time to build the air box and finish the intake pipe.. turned into a larger project that i thought it would but it was worth it in the end!
I save money anywhere i can, using old cabinets for scrap metal at times to produce parts haha

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And now to make it all pretty!
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View PostConvette, on 21 February 2016 - 11:51 AM, said:

The only reason I'm doing it is basically... cause I can.

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Posted 09 September 2018 - 12:06 AM

Awesome build bro! I havenít been on the forums in a while and I just went through all the pages looking at your build. I hate that it makes me want another one.

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Posted 09 September 2018 - 12:06 AM

Nice work man, BTR makes some killer stuff, good choice!
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View PostJohnnyWadd, on 04 March 2010 - 10:01 PM, said:

my shaft was big i dont know what your talking about.

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Posted 09 September 2018 - 08:50 PM

View Postthagremlin, on 09 September 2018 - 12:06 AM, said:

Awesome build bro! I havenít been on the forums in a while and I just went through all the pages looking at your build. I hate that it makes me want another one.

You know what that means..... time for another!!
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View PostConvette, on 21 February 2016 - 11:51 AM, said:

The only reason I'm doing it is basically... cause I can.

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Posted 09 September 2018 - 08:51 PM

View PostTexasQuest, on 09 September 2018 - 12:06 AM, said:

Nice work man, BTR makes some killer stuff, good choice!

I agree. And fairly local to me.
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The only reason I'm doing it is basically... cause I can.

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Posted 19 September 2018 - 08:19 PM

She moves under her own power again.. now i just have to wait for my tune date....


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The only reason I'm doing it is basically... cause I can.




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