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#1 GT2

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 06:52 PM

I'm starting my hot rod ( Ratson Rod ) project.

Here is some pics

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Starting life as a 720.

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Cut off a bunch of brackets.                                                                               Notching the frame.

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#2 Draker

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 06:54 PM

Cool project! Whats next?
View my 69 510 4dr Sedan - Build Thread
View my 72 1200 Sedan - Build Thread
View my 71 510 2dr Sedan - Coming soon.. ish

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 06:55 PM

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 06:58 PM

Making shock brackets.

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 07:02 PM

Panhard rod bracket.

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Upper 3 point bracket.

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 07:05 PM

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Lower 3 link brackets.

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Posted 03 June 2018 - 07:09 PM

Engine, trans and drive line mock up,

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Thats it for a while,



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Posted 03 June 2018 - 08:18 PM

What will this be when you are done.  Are you using any of the 720 cab or bed?



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Posted 03 June 2018 - 09:48 PM

The Munster coach ?


"All of a sudden it started making noise, then started losing power. I limped the car home and tried to get it up the driveway, the engine just died."

 

Why do people do this?

A $100 tow bill is never as much as the extra damage you cause by trying to "limp the car home".

 

Don't be that person !


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Posted 04 June 2018 - 05:42 AM

What will this be when you are done.  Are you using any of the 720 cab or bed?

620 extended cab and maybe the bed.