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post #1 of (permalink) Old 11-21-2008, 09:50 AM
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My 1987 GMC S15 (56k no!)

This is my rig, I have a few different build and wheeling logs in various places. Check out the links for more info. In the 1st series of pics the newest are at the top.

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I have more money into this truck than I want to acknowledge, but I love it. She's a never-ending project and I have many more upgrades/tweaks planned. Before anyone says it, SFA is not in the near future. I have no problem with the IFS and no real need to go SFA. I don't need additional lift hight and I like my lower center of gravity (especially since I use the roof rack). This truck gets me to some pretty amazing places, and always have opportunities to take some cool pictures.

When I first got the truck, it was a hacked up pile of crap. Every body panel was rotted beyond repair, filled with expanding foam - and finally covered in body filler. The only thing holding the bed on was the gas filler neck, because everything else rotted off. I replaced almost everything in/on the truck, minus the drivetrain and frame.

This is what it looked like when I first purchased it:

I went wheelin' as soon as it had plates:

Then tore into it, replacing most of the truck:

After getting it mostly back together:

Added bumpers and other things, then wheelin:

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