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Old 08-21-2008, 06:49 PM
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Originally Posted by 69ChevyC10
I have a 1969 Chevy C10 and im swapping the 6 lug drums to 5 lug disks i already have a front end with 5 lug disk from a 71or2 but im not sure what rears i can use besides a 71or2 C10 since those r getting harder and harder 2 find so if any of you can help me i will greatly appreciate it.
Pretty much any rear whose hub-hub dimension will work with your wheels/offsets. I put a rear from an S10 Xtreme (quite narrow - 54.5" hub-to-hub as I recall, has disk brakes) into my 55.2
chevy stepside (probably the same bed as yours?). I'm running fat meats in the rear with minimal offset though to get a similar overall track width as the original, but to get the wheels tucked into the rear fenders. Do some math to figure out what your hub-hub dimension should be (based on your wheel size/offset) to fit into your fenders, then go hunting for an appropriate rear.

Hope this helps.
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