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Old 02-11-2021, 10:30 PM
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I started this project about 2 years ago. I wanted a a low static ride height truck on 22's that would handle with big power.
My concept: 66 Chevy C10. I call it a Cgt.
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Old 02-11-2021, 10:37 PM
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I got Dale Gerry to build a frame for me. I wanted a low static ride height on 22's
with big power. Dale built me a mostly complete frame that I modified here and there. 9 inch with 4 bar. C6 spindles 1 1/4" front sway bar, 1 1/8" rear

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Other than the frame work that Dale did for me I have done everything else. Finished the metalwork in the spring of last year.
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Nice to have the frame rolling with LT4 8 speed auto. Went with 15" Wilwood brakes up front and 14" out back.
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Covid was a good excuse to stay home last summer and do body and paint.
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Had a few buddies over for the marriage of frame cab and box.
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Can you explain the name? What does "Cgt" stand for...?
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Can you explain the name? What does "Cgt" stand for...?
GT version of a C10?

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Get your correct front wheels yet?
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