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Today 09:12 PM
Too Many Projects
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Originally Posted by matts37chev View Post
Hey too many projects, is yours the standard core, or upgrade to bigger tubes?
Sorry Matt, I just saw this now. I have the 1" tubes. They didn't offer the larger tubes when I bought mine or I probably would have got them.
Today 06:10 PM
Leakie Looks like you found someone to help, it's on! You will be cruisin' before you know it!

I took mine out for a ride today. I have a few things that need to be done yet but it's drivable!
Today 02:23 PM
nunattax
37/38 thread

made some progress just need an assistant to mount the nose without scratching stuff
Today 12:56 PM
nunattax [QUOTE=Leakie;3084770]PRC does not epoxy their radiators, they are all aluminum and tig welded. Your's must be made by someone other then PRC.

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Today 08:43 AM
Leakie PRC does not epoxy their radiators, they are all aluminum and tig welded. Your's must be made by someone other then PRC.
Hopefully you will be able to clean it out. Make sure to use antifreeze made for aluminum rads.
Yesterday 10:22 PM
matts37chev i think thats what i have in the 38 now, its core is epoxied to the tanks, not welded.
its soaking with some CLR in it now, i will flush it out tomorrow maybe
Yesterday 10:39 AM
Leakie Base price is about 400, if you want any extras like an internal oil cooler figure closer to 500.
Yesterday 09:00 AM
matts37chev how much $$$ are the PRC radiators?
i didnt see any pricing on their web site
04-16-2015 10:59 AM
nunattax
37/38 thread

this year some time,the sooner the better.im aiming to get it running again soon.i have the fenders and running boards to sort out(steel)there is a bit to do to these.

well the painting of the nose is done,i can collect it tomorrow and my nuts/bolts arrived from totally stainless .ill be busy this weekend.

any other trucks on here
04-16-2015 09:39 AM
Leakie Very nice looking truck, how long before you will be driving it?
04-16-2015 05:29 AM
matts37chev
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Originally Posted by nunattax View Post
its matt black with gloss black mixed in until we got a satin black

these pics were taken last summer ive moved onabit since then
That sure looks good.
04-16-2015 03:14 AM
nunattax
37/38 thread

its matt black with gloss black mixed in until we got a satin black

these pics were taken last summer ive moved onabit since then
04-15-2015 05:27 PM
Leakie Dang, that looks good. What color are you painting the truck?
04-15-2015 04:23 PM
nunattax
37/38 thread

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It only has to come down a half inch (13mm) so it won't matter. It runs very cool now, about 175 degrees. I have only had the fan come on once, that was when it was idling in my driveway for an extended time
to remove my rad i have to remove the nose and grill at the same time.however i reckon the fan should unbolt and slide out with the rad in place.didnt get the paint finished today,need to darken it a tad and will try again tomorrow

rad ready to be bolted up.cover on rad cap came loose.i roughed up the surface and stuck it with a two pack adhesive.powder coated it black while i had it off
04-15-2015 03:15 PM
matts37chev Hey too many projects, is yours the standard core, or upgrade to bigger tubes?
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