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    Default my 53 chevy project

    building an alcohol door slammer car for use at track and street events with my brother inlaw.
    heres some pics


    installed fuel cell

    completed trunk area sheet metal work
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    smoothed the firewall

    moved engine mounts back 4 inches


    relocated trans mount
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    located the rear housing



    Last edited by dawg; 06-18-2011 at 11:40 AM.
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    to give some perspective thats a 16 inch steel rule on the rear tire

    a little eye candy
    672 cu incher
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    (finally on its wheels!) its all downhill from here!!!



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    Im hoping to be done this fall intime for some tuning at the strip.
    luckely my brother inlaw works at a race car chassis shop lol.
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    Looks like it's going to be awesome! Looks like a lot of work!!

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    alot of work is putting it mildly lol.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dawg View Post
    alot of work is putting it mildly lol.
    So about how much time/week will you work on it to get it ready by fall?

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