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Old 12-13-2002, 06:25 PM
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It is nice, isn't it. As soon as HemmiGremmie gets his 500ci pulled, I'll have the Caddy body to start building on. Look in HG's photo album for a pic. There are some rust holes along the bottom, but I'll cover those with some diamond plate welded on all around the bottom of the body. I'll have to cut the fenders to make room for the tires, but fender flares will hide those cuts. I feel this could be done on a fairly small budget if I keep my head about it. I'm still debating what 4x4 frame to use under it. Just about anyway I go, Chevy,Ford,Dodge I'll have to adjust for the wheel base. That Caddy's wheelbase is longer then a long wheelbase truck. The caddy wheelbase is approx. 126". I can do the cutting and welding of the frame. I leaning towards using a 3/4 ton Suburban frame with a 454 or a 78-79 F250 long wheelbase with a 460. Any recommendations 4 Jaw.