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Old 11-06-2012, 07:40 PM
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The '63 frame is a good one. The trailing arm rear suspension was kept untill 1973 and was the basis for todays current NASCAR "truck arm" suspensions. In regards to the front end you can swap in a newer crossmember, or just upgrade your existing suspension with kits from someplace like CPP.

I sure wouldn't swap in a newer complete frame... that pretty much doubles the required skill level of the builder.
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