TRI  FIVE BILLET HOOD HINGES

           

PICTURES OF BUILD BELOW

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OUR GOAL WAS TO BUILD THIS CAR WITH THE SAME

CLASSIC STYLE OF THE 50'S BUT WITH THE TECHNOLOGY OF 2009

THIS BUILD IS ONE SWEET RIDE. IT IS BUILT ON A PRO TOURING THEME. ALL NEW CUSTOM CHASSIS FROM FATMAN TO GIVE THE LOW STANCE AND CORVETTE RIDE AND HANDLING. CHASSIS SET UP FOR 450 HP LS2 WITH AUTO 4L60E TRANNY FROM STREET AND PERFORMANCE. MOSER  NINE INCH REAR WITH 370 POSI , WILLWOOD BIG BRAKES FRONT AND REAR. QA1 COILOVERS ALL AROUND. IDIDIT TILT WITH BILLET CLASSIC WHEEL. CLASSIC INSTRUMENT GUAGES. VINTAGE AIR, ABS POWER BRAKES, 2 1/2 POLISHED EXHAUST SYSTEM,GAS TANK BY RICK'S TANKS. PRC RADIATOR SYSTEM, BILLET SPEC. WHEELS, 20'S AND 18'S. ALL SIX WINDOWS POWERED BY NU-RELICS. HIDDEN STEREO BY CUSTOM AUDIO. INTERIOR BY STEVE HOLCOMB. PAINT BY KOOL KOLORS. EMAIL OR CALL WITH ANY QUESTIONS,

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LOOK WHAT JUST DRUG IN.

TIME TO TEAR APART

FRAME BROKE, FATMAN CHASSIS ON THE WAY

FIREWALL READY FOR FIRST FITTING

REAR SECTION TRIMED AND READY FOR FIRST FITING

NEW TOE PANS

NEW INNER AND OUTTER ROCKERS

NEW FLOOR, TRUNK PANS AND INNER WHEEL HOUSINGS

NEW DOOR TEST FIT

NEW DOOR TEST FIT

NEW INNER WHEEL HOUSE

STARTING TO SLICK FIREWALL

DRIVER SIDE QT FITTING

PASS QT FITTING

TEST FIT NEW B PLIIER

COMPLETE NEW B PILLER

Sem sealer used on all parts before installed

Sealer applyed to inner qt panel

Sealer applyed to inner qt

New tail pan and lower section fitting

New tail fin fitting

Smoothing spot welds

New fatman chassis arrived today

Big brakes from Willwood, rack steering

Setting up stance with new chassis

Checking all body lines before welding body

Stance will be aprox 5 inch lower than stock.

Rolling on Fatman chassis

Boyd wheels, bigger ordered for rear.

Complete body blocked in Feather Fill and ready to go to body shop for final prep before painting.

New doors in high build Feather Fill

QT's blocked straight

Good trunk lines

Door ready for final guid coat

NEW FIREWALL FITTED WITH LS2 MOCKUP ENGINE

VIPER RED BASECOAT AND SIX COATS OF CLEAR APPLYED

BOTTOM SLICKED AND PAINTED BODY COLOR

MATRIX VIPER RED BASECOAT

FLOOR READY FOR SOUND DEADING MATT

BODY READY TO GO BACK TO FATMAN CHASSIS

COLOR SANDED AND BUFFED

ALL PARTS READY FOR FINAL ASSEMBLY

CHASSIS MEDIA BLASTED

POWDERCOATED BENGAL SILVER

9 INCH PAINTED BODY COLOR WAITING ON SWAY BAR

CHROME 4 LINK AND Z BAR

NEW QA 1 COILOVERS ALL AROUND

NEW UPPER AND LOWER A ARMS

BLING BLING

NEW BELAIR SIDE MOLDINGS

ALL NEW STAINLESS

NEW STAINLESS CLIPS ON ALL MOLDINGS

NEW DOOR MOLDINGS

BODY BACK ON FATMAN CHASSIS

READY FOR DOOR FITTING

BRAIDED FUEL INSTALLED INSIDE CHASSIS

NEW PUMP MOTOR

NEW PUMP CYLINDERS AND HOSES

POWER WINDOWS BY NU-RILICS

ALL NEW WEATHERSTRIP AROUND TOP

ALL STAINLESS POLISHED

NEW POWER WINDOWS, NEW GLASS FROM CAR'S INC

POWER VENT WINDOWS

NEW DOOR LATCHS

NEW RAINGEAR INDASH WIPER SYSTEM

CLASSIS INST GUAGES, NEW CHROME BEZELS AND MARKER LIGHTS

FITTING GUAGES

NEW ELECTRIC BRAKES FROM ABS INC.

NEW BUMPER END FITTING

GOOD LINES ON REAR BUMPER

TANK FOR LS ENGINE WITH BUILT IN PUMP AND SENDING UNIT

NEW STAINLERR TANK FROM RICKS

NEW STAINLESS STRAPS

LS2 ENGINE AND TRANS PACKAGE

SYNISTER BELT SYSTEM

LS WITH GTO COVERS TO BE PAINTED RED

LS WITH VETTE COVERS

FITTING NEW WHEELS AND TIRES PROVIDED BY NEWSTALGIA

BILLET SPECIALITIES DAGGER WHEELS,

20X10 REAR, 18X7 FRONT

5 INCH DROP IN FRONT

CHECK OUT THE STANCE

READY FOR NEW DRIVESHAFT

THRU FRAM BRAIDED BRAKE LINES

BRAIDED TRANNY LINES

POLISHED BRAKES FROM WILWOOD

STAINLESS FITTING

NEW STAINLESS

READY FOR NEW HOOD

BACK TO PAINT SHOP FOR CUSTOM INNER FENDER TO BE INSTALLED

READY TO GO TO ENGINE SHOP FOR WIRING TO BE FINISHED

HEADED TO UPHOLSTERY SHOP FOR RED LEATHER INTERIOR AND RED CANVAS TOP

NEW CANVAS TOP BEING FITTED

RED LEATHER WITH BILLET TRIM

INTERIOR BY STEVE HOLCOMB AT PRO AUTO

WINDOW SWITCHS AND E-BRAKE

NEW CHROME GARNISH AND BILLET SMOOTH DOOR HANDLE

ALPINE SPEAKERS IN DOOR

READY FOR HOOD AND BUMPER

 

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