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Old 08-02-2018, 12:47 AM   #226
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Re: New to me 1972 K5

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What accessories are you running on your motor and did you use the stock brackets?
Stock brackets with a remote reservoir power steering pump for the hydro-boost. No AC but Holley makes a bracket for the smaller aftermarket Sandon compressor. I may add AC later...but I planned to go soft top or just bikini top..
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Old 02-08-2019, 08:46 AM   #227
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I hope to bring the truck home from the body guy (aka free storage place) this weekend. I still need to plumb brake and fuel lines. Finish wiring and fire it up. It will need a front drive shaft and the transfer case shifters installed as well. Once it running I'll work on custom bumpers and maybe a roll bar... (it sill has the small tires on the rear in these pictures)
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Old 02-08-2019, 09:03 AM   #228
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One of the extras I picked up over the Christmas holiday was a billet dash bezel from Ringbrothers. I had covered a repop plastic dash bezel in Line-X but wasn't happy with the look. I will have the new one powder coated along with the glove box door. They will match and the texture will similar to the OE bezel in a wrinkle black powder coat. This will hold my Dakota Digital gauges.
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Old 02-08-2019, 12:15 PM   #229
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One of the extras I picked up over the Christmas holiday was a billet dash bezel from Ringbrothers. I had covered a repop plastic dash bezel in Line-X but wasn't happy with the look. I will have the new one powder coated along with the glove box door. They will match and the texture will similar to the OE bezel in a wrinkle black powder coat. This will hold my Dakota Digital gauges.
Dat's Nice.
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Old 02-08-2019, 12:46 PM   #230
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Looks great. It’s been a journey...
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Old 05-03-2019, 08:31 PM   #231
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Its home... finally. I'll post some pictures later
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