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Old 03-21-2012, 11:45 PM
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Just picked up another toy, found a 1990 D150 single cab short bed! Rust free Tennessee truck. Bought it with no engine, because my dad found me a 1969 383 Magnum for $650. It's been punched out, has a cam, steel crank and ported 906 heads! Also came with a built 727! Working on the swap, will post up pics ASAP!

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can't wait for the pics! that think will scream with that combo in their. Make sure u put a decent rear in it!
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Damn, Im excited.
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383's rev like small blocks (short stroke for a big block). A little extra gear will work better since it doesn't have the torque of a 440 (unless you decide to drop a 440 crank into the 383 block...)
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Looking forward to seeing some pics if you get a chance.......
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just remember when it is up and running, the steering wasn't nearly as good as ours. it will drive like a truck. lol nice find.
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Got her running this weekend! I'll post a video of her running with open headers ASAP! The engine is healthy!! Just picked up a 8.75 Sure Grip with 3:55's to help wake it up. I'll post some pics & the video tonight!
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[URL="<iframe width="420" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/VTDNd5RwYg0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>"]<iframe width="420" height=Youtube vid of the truck running!

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sorry, can't get the link to work!
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