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Old 09-28-2016, 10:16 PM
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Old 09-29-2016, 05:55 AM
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Very cool! I've seen one done yrs ago. Blue/silver up for sale on eBay a few yrs ago. It had some stress cracking where the tub met the CC roof.
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Old 09-29-2016, 07:10 AM
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Very cool! I've seen one done yrs ago. Blue/silver up for sale on eBay a few yrs ago. It had some stress cracking where the tub met the CC roof.
That one is still around, seems that it's a 4wd diesel now. I'll find the pics later and post them.

The ramcharger roof top skin is being removed as well and then a ribbed suburban roof is being grafted on
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That is sheer truck **** at its finest!
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Very cool! I've seen one done yrs ago. Blue/silver up for sale on eBay a few yrs ago. It had some stress cracking where the tub met the CC roof.
The one I believe to be the eBay truck and a few more pics I have
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I like the pictures Gyman. I only have three in at a time in my rigs or I would be on the lookout for one. I assume they don't come up for sale very often. I also have to have a 8' bed for my rides. Very cool though to hook to a camper and role.
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Rear ramcharger gas tank crossmembers and body mounts were installed today as well as final measurements were taken. Frame needs to shorten 8.5" to Center the wheel in the opening and have the proper door gap between the crew cab rear door and ramcharger door jamb
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This thread just makes me want one soooo bad....
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This thread just makes me want one soooo bad....
Yes it does.....I'm eyeing up Ol' Patches and Sno-ball.....
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This is way cool.
What are you planning on useing on the inner roof panel rust?
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This is way cool.
What are you planning on useing on the inner roof panel rust?
The front drip rail area will need to be replaced the rest will be acid treated then couple coats of zinc paint
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