Primer is on the Cab, Finally

Primer is on the Cab, Finally

After last week's disappointing rain delay we were anxious to get the cab sealed this weekend. The weather was in the middle 90's, a little warm for the epoxy primer but the show must go on. Matt and I had been over this cab a million times each looking for defects...

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All Dressed Up with Nowhere to Go

All Dressed Up with Nowhere to Go

Matt and I have been busting our humps the last couple weekends trying to get the cab ready for primer. Two weeks ago we thought it was ready but it's amazing how many little things you find when you go over something with a fine tooth comb. Look, an unused bolt hole...

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Drip Rails

Drip Rails

I feel like I've done a good day's work when I get home and the wife says, "You smell like metal." I was bemoaning the fact that I couldn't work on our project last weekend by browsing through Instagram and checking out everyone's cool rides.  I found that super...

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“F” Rust

“F” Rust

I assume every build comes across a (few) problem(s) that are unexpected and disappointing. Today, Matt and I have really reached our fill of frustration. When we bought this truck and did our inspection we saw some small rust in common places but, man, was that just...

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This Just Turned into “Cab Off”

This Just Turned into “Cab Off”

After scrubbing, sanding, grinding and scraping the frame and underside of the cab as much as possible with the cab on, we decided the cab needs to come off to really do the job right. Plus it'll allow Matt to work on cab rust repair while I clean the frame without...

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Strip Down

Strip Down

Matt and I were excited to get started tearing down our new project.  We need to figure out what parts can be refurbished, what needs to be bought and what modifications we are definitely going to make.  Right now since we have a 383, TH400 and 12 bolt, a blower...

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We Bought a C10

We Bought a C10

Me and my long-time friend, Matt, have spent nearly every Friday night for the last decade or more night drinking in his garage complaining about our jobs and talking about cars.  Talking about engines.  Talking about suspension.  Talking about all the auto auctions...

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