This is the rebuild of my 1979 ford F250 which I am the soul owener I bought the truck new in 79 it's original colors are candy apple red and wimbildon white. The blue ford in the vidio is a donor truck, all that is beening used is the frame. All the work so far is done mainly by me, except the sandblasting and painting of the frame. Iam only at the rolling chassie stage as of now, but be patient more to come , and by the way FORD stands for FOR ONLY REAL DRIVERS. BE cool. Ps yes it is only 2 wheel drive, but it has never let me down. There is another vidio called The rebirth. wmv, which'.s shows the complete rolling chassis . Please Comment
Frame Twister :: Joe
Joe fixing a badly twisted frame.
Each of those chains has the ability of putting 100 tons of pull force
where the technician places it.
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1942 Willys jeep Chads rebuild project.
This is our old 1942 Willys Jeep undergoing a super transformation by my
son Chad. When its all finished it will be/look good as new. So far every
part has been disasembled, cleaned and inspected and if up to
specifications reused; otherwise new parts are used.
How To Repair a Rusted out Frame (partial).wmv
How to Repair a Rusted out Frame. Demo done on a 65 Chevy Impala. In this
repair if done right , you will not be able to see the repair. Most of
the Repair is done on the inside. This s Part 3 of a complete video that
is under production now. Do not try this at home unless you are an
excellent welder ! Most states will not allow frame repairs at all.
Actually this frame should of really been scraped.
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1978 Chevy Truck Frame Painted With POR-15
As a part of hotrodding my latest truck project I've removed all the old
paint and rust off the front frame rails and crossmembers using a wire
brush cup wheel on a Peanut Grinder. Next I sprayed the entire front end
down with Easy Off Oven Cleaner and scrubbed it in really well and then
rinsed everything off with water.
Next I sprayed the entire front portion of the frame down with the POR-15
"Prep Ready" to etch the metal and prepare it for the POR-15. After this
step I again washed all the residue off and then dried the frame till it
was bone-dry using a Metro-Vac MetroBlaster SideKick to use air to blast
out all the water. Metal has to be bone dry before applying POR-15 Paint.
After the frame was completely dried I applied the POR-15 using a quality
paint brush and the results came out awesome! The front part of the frame
looks better then new and it will never rust, at least not in my lifetime.
Chassis Saver ON THE FRAME!!!!
I love this stuff!!!!!!!!!! I got mine from my local paint shop and it was
only $45 a Quart :) That is really not that bad because its really thin and
a quart goes a LONG way. 2 coats or maybe even 3 and you will not be
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Second song is by Jason Shaw from Audionautix.com
Kevin's 1977 Chevy Silverado Big Block 454 w/ TH400 trans
This is the truck I've been working on for about three years. The frame and
axles are from a 1985 GMC Sierra 3/4 ton 4x4 with a 350 engine and a TH400
transmission. My grandpa purchased a 1977 Chevy Silverado Camper Special
brand new back in 1977. That truck had a 454 big block engine and a TH400
transmission in it. My goal is to make the '85 GMC look like a 4x4 version
of my grandpa's truck -- with a plethora other modifications/
customizations. I have pictures of the project posted on webshots:
I recently posted this same video on a different website that doesn't
destroy the quality of the file. Check it out here:
This video was taken 8/20/08, two days before I left for Clarkson
Follow the construction of the Giant Speedster Project where your
host--Jerry-transforms an incinerated 1923 Seagrave firetruck into an
awesome monster engined period speedster. In today's episode we paint the
chassis. If you like this video check out my book at