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BigBlock

M –48
Ferris, Texas
United States

BigBlock is High Speed. Low Drag — updated 5 years ago

 

About BigBlock’s Garage

 

About me and my passion for cars

I grew up always a day late and a dollar short. What ever I had I had to nickel and dime togther and if it broke and I couldnt fix it, I had to get with my best friend and mechanic, Ed. It got to the point where everytime I went to see Ed, something had broken, or I needed help, or sumthin'. Anyway, long story short, now I have a little money, a wife who likes cars as much as me, and I am looking to finish her 02 Mustang. I just started on an 83 Elky, and it is shap'n up nice. I hope Ed sees this, we did a lot together before I moved off, but now I am back!
ps
I still call and ask him questions on my cars.

Keeper runn',
High speed, Low drag!!

My first car

My first vehicle was a 1967 Datsun pickup, primer red with 16" chevy tires and wheels on the back. I purposely mounted the tires on backward so that they would run backward because I thought this would give it better traction in the mud.

Car I wish I still had

1969, Chevy, SW step side, maroon pickup, sweeeeeeeeeeeeet!!!!!

My dream car

1967 Corvette

Car clubs I’m in

National El Caminos association

Favorites

  • Type of racing: Drag'n is the only way to go!
  • Driver: DougZilla
  • Driving song: Highway to Hell, AC/DC
  • Car movie: Corvette Summer
  • Car book: Any, US iron
  • Car magazine: Any, US iron mags
  • Car game: 1/4 mile

— Profile last updated: May 18, 2009

Date Joined May 11, 2007
Trophies Trophies: 12
Garage Views: 5,912
Challenges W: 4   L: 3
Blog Posts 5 view
Photos 20 photos in 7 albums
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FEDERATION OF AMERICAN STREETRODING TOADS

Louisiana, United States

 

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Just a close group of friends with the same passion for the 1978-1988 A/G Bodies of General Motors. The Monte Carlo, Malibu, El Camino, Cutlass, Grand Prix, and all variations of the Regal supply ample Luxury, Performance, and Style. Come join us.

IN, United States

 

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Internet-based auto club for owners of Chevrolet El Camino and sister vehicles from GMC. Over 19,000 registered members. Free technical forums for restoring and repairing El Caminos. Members gallery for pictures of members' cars. Visit us at: www.elcaminocentral.com

Massachusetts, United States

 

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andylynn67
Jun 21, 2007 at 5:54 pm
Love the El Camino(had a 82).
Can't wait to see the finished project.
But is it ever finished?
 

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1983 Elky

Well after a very busy time I am back on the elky. I hated the blue so i scraped and sanded back I am upgrading the engine, i am putting a wiend tunnel ram w/2 450 cfm four barrels, mallory ignition and taylor wires. I have to open up the hood to get...

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Ahhh................ COLD AIR

Well I finally got the AC fixed on the Elky, I hope my wife appreciates this becauser I did it for HER creature comfort. I know that I will never do another one, good grief, you cant get to anything, you need to use nine different size wrenches, all at the...

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Elky

I sanded and primered the Elky today with K2 catalted. I wanted a light color but all I could find was grey. I will put pics on later. Of course as Murphy's law dictates, anyything that could go wrong today, did. First, my paint gun just decided to act...

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