Technical Info

Classic Vehicle Identification

Buick Cadillac Chevrolet Chrysler DeSoto Dodge Ford Henry J Hudson Kaiser / Frazer Lincoln Mercury Nash Oldsmobile Packard Plymouth Pontiac Studebaker Volkswagen Willys More Vehicle Identification on Pinterest Also of Interest: Popular Automatic Transmission Identification [Read More…]
1946 Chevrolet
Roadkillers

Patrick and Ethel’s 1946 Chevrolet Pickup

One of our roving hot rod hunters caught up with Patrick and Ethel from Illinois and their unique 1946 Chevrolet truck. This beauty was acquired in January 2013 and has been worked over from the ground up. Patrick dropped and chopped the truck and so much more. [Read More…]
Chevrolet Reborn as Rat Rod
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820 HP Chevrolet Rat Rod Pickup Truck

Back in the 40s, this once innocent Chevrolet pickup truck left a dealership’s lot and began a lifetime of hard work and faithful service. But after it’s rebirth, it can live life with a bit more horsepower as a Chevrolet Rat Rod Truck. [Read More…]
1946-53 American Classic Car Technical Sheets
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1946-53 American Classic Car Technical Sheets

The following American Classic Car Technical Sheets show exploded views of all major body parts and the corresponding OEM part numbers and frame dimensions. 1946-49 models also include electrical wiring diagrams. This information is invaluable [Read More…]
Custom Center Console - 1955 Chevrolet Truck Interior
Builds / Projects

Custom Center Console from Scrap Cab Corners

The ’55 Chevy truck customer wanted a custom center console, a stereo, and navigation, but did not want to cut into the dash. Many prototypes later we looking for a new solution. Discarded pieces of the truck’s cab had the perfect curves and shape we were looking for. [Read More…]
Mr Chevy Gasser and Hauler
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‘Mr. Chevy’ – A Period Perfect Chevy Gasser

“Mr. Chevy” is a period-perfect example of a 1955 Chevy Hardtop gasser raced from 1968 through 1976 where it was parked. Larry Frees knew the original owner and rescued Mr. Chevy at an estate sale. Today, he shares the car with enthusiasts wherever he goes… [Read More…]
Redneck Repo ~ 1954 Chevrolet 3100
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Redneck Repo ~ 1954 Chevrolet 3100

The Redneck Repo shop truck is a 1954 Chevrolet 3100 with a 1953 front clip. The wrecker box is handmade and features a 1930’s hand crank boom. A 1962 327 powers the truck and sports an Edlebrock aluminum intake and Edlebrock AFB style carberator, original ’60’s Cal Custom aluminum valve covers and more. [Read More…]
Common Firing Orders
Technical Info

Common V8 Firing Orders

MSD Ignition created this helpful chart that display many common V8 firing orders and distrubutor direction for AMC, Buick, Chevy, Chrysler, Ford, GM, Oldsmobile, and Pontiac. [Read More…]