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PROJECT PLAYBOY PART 4 Adding Audio in our OBS

Chris Hamilton March 07, 2023 OBS Builders Guide

Adding Audio in our OBS Time for some tunes! To catch you up, Project Playboy is our 1988 Chevy C1500 truck that we dragged out… Continue reading

PROJECT Playboy PART 3, Reviving an American Icon

Chris Hamilton February 08, 2023 OBS Builders Guide

Project Playboy is our 1988 Chevy C1500 truck build that we found in the backyard of a random Florida man’s home. The truck was forgotten… Continue reading

Made In America: Behind the scenes tour of QA1

Chris Hamilton January 06, 2023 Made in America

High-Performance Suspension and Driveline Products Made In America.  One of our most respected editorial series is back, and we kick it off with one of… Continue reading

Project Playboy | Reviving an American Icon w/ Ridetech Suspension and Schott Wheels!

Chris Hamilton December 22, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

 The fun behind restoring an iconic piece of American engineering is hard to explain to someone who has never taken on the task. Yes, it’s… Continue reading

Letter from the editor Christopher Hamilton

Chris Hamilton November 25, 2022 Uncategorized

Living the Life and Printing the Passion. As this issue of Street Trucks is being printed, the ST crew has packed their bags and their… Continue reading

PROJECT Playboy Part 2 | Reviving an 1988 Chevy C1500 truck

Chris Hamilton November 05, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

If you’ve been following Project Playboy in print and on Street Truck’s YouTube series, you are up to date with our 1988 Chevy C1500 truck’s… Continue reading

OBS Chevy New Parts Spotlight v2

Chris Hamilton October 03, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

Parts Now Available for ’88-’98 Chevy Trucks Champion Aluminum Radiator Only (40-inch width) ’88-’98 GM Truck/SUV These all-aluminum radiators are available in a three-row variation.… Continue reading

Video - 89-98 Chevy OBS Work Truck to Sport Truck Grill Install

Chris Hamilton August 11, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

Street Trucks Magazine shows you how simple it is to update the look of your 89-98 Chevy C/K Truck with the help of Classic Industries… Continue reading

’89 Chevy Cheyenne C1500 | Red Ryder

Chris Hamilton June 06, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

On Every Kid’s Wish List in the 1990s How many of you wanted a Red Ryder BB gun after “A Christmas Story” appeared on TV… Continue reading

OBS Builders Guide Vol 3 Pre-sale now available

Chris Hamilton April 29, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

Third Times a Charm! OBS Builder’s Guide is BACK for Volume 3 of this yearly publication dedicated to GM’s 88-98 GMT400 pick-up trucks. In this… Continue reading

OBS TMI Interior Install on Project Artemis - 97 GMC Sierra Custom

Chris Hamilton March 25, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

The Completion of a Custom Artemis is complete! The original goal was to build a cool OBS with nothing but bolt-on parts, installing only things… Continue reading

Available Nationwide May 31st 2022, EV Builder's Guide, brought to you by Street Trucks!

Chris Hamilton March 08, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

We’ve seen it. We’ve talked about it. And now, we’re going to dive deep into the world of electric motor-swapped RestoMods to show you what… Continue reading

1997 Silverado C1500 | Building an OBS Beast

Chris Hamilton February 11, 2022 OBS Builders Guide

To catch you all back up on Project OBScene, we started with a clean 304,000-mile 1997 Silverado C1500 truck. The original 305 was still running… Continue reading

Memphis Audio Install | 12V Entertainment for a Full-Time Show Truck

Chris Hamilton February 03, 2022 Events

With the decision made that this would be a show-stopping weekend cruiser, we didn’t feel the need to replace the OEM dashboard with a mint… Continue reading

Artemis Update | Tackling the Interior

Chris Hamilton December 21, 2021 OBS Builders Guide

To catch everyone up, our ’98 GMC Sierra known as Artemis has been fully bagged on a bolt-in air-ride suspension from Ridetech. We added 20-inch… Continue reading

RETIRED AND REBORN OBS | A Relatable Upgrade for Many OBS Enthusiasts

Chris Hamilton November 08, 2021 OBS Builders Guide

Buying a brand new truck is a day some of us can remember and others can’t wait to do. For this particular OBS oldschooler, a… Continue reading


Chris Hamilton November 03, 2021 Events

Live Broadcast from SEMA 2021 including interviews with parts manufactures, truck owners and industry enthusiasts. We show you just exactly what it feels like this… Continue reading

How To Bag Your '88 -'98 Chevy Truck?

Chris Hamilton October 25, 2021 OBS Builders Guide

A Step-by-Step Guide to Adding Air Suspension on ’88-’98 GMT400 Chevy Trucks In the first-ever OBS Builder’s Guide, (March ’20) we focused our attention on… Continue reading

Video - Check out the Audio in Artemis! Our ‘98 GMC is ready to rock.

Chris Hamilton October 19, 2021 OBS Builders Guide

Project Artemis has been a build that we document in Street Trucks Magazine on stands nationwide. You can subscribe at This 1998 GMC Sierra… Continue reading

Readers Rides!

Chris Hamilton September 30, 2021 OBS Builders Guide

The Latest Collection of ’88-’98 Reader Rides from Around the Country! We love our readers, and we want to know what you are working on,… Continue reading

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