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  1. MY 84 ELKY

    MY 84 ELKY

  2. What in tarnation?

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    :mad3:Probly should post this to craigslist/ebay section....but its not appealing at all so, anyways, I dont know what this is, and I'm not sure I want to know http://www.ebay.com/itm/1960-Chevrolet-El-Camino-/272566031220?forcerrptr=true&hash=item3f76339374:g:iiQAAOSwOgdYnnZD&item=272566031220...
  3. The Hellcamino, nastiest elco you've ever seen

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    First post I finally figured out how to include images any thoughts or comments let me know!
  4. Strike while the iron is hot!

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    Yesterday morning I made a deal on an old knee mill and a 13x40 gear head metal lathe. This is taking the money I saved to have Lasic surgery, so I'm doing it on a 0% 2 year deal. Now I'm cleaning up a spot in the shop to set them. I'm building a separate room that will be air conditioned and...
  5. 82 El Camino custom project

    Document your restorations and modifications
    Year and Model: 82 El Camino Engine Specs and Modifications:Offenhauser Tri-power Exterior Specs and Modifications:Tailgate custom loovers, 68 impalla rear bumper fabricated to fit the el camino Photographs :Jim Healy Designed and fabricated by Chuck Power and his son Jim.
  6. 82 El Camino custom project

    Document your restorations and modifications
    Year and Model: 82 El Camino Engine Specs and Modifications:Offenhouser Tri-power Exterior Specs and Modifications:Tailgate custom loovers, 68 impalla rear bumper fabricated to fit the el camino Photographs :Jim Healy Designed and fabricated by Chuck Power and his son Jim.
  7. Carl Casper Car Show, Louisville, KY

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    Are any El Camino enthusiasts going to (or entering) the Carl Casper Car Show in Louisville, Kentucky, 22-24 Feb 2013? It is the 50th Anniversary show and promises to be the grandest Car Show on the planet....EVER!! Hope to see you there!
  8. Custom Billet grill? anyone interested?

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    I have fallen on hard times. I recently considered selling my elky, I realize now that doing such a thing before I have finished the beast would be a an insult to what i plan on creating. So I have decided to continue to build the beast but, with an even lower budget than before. This comes...
  9. custom billet grill? would anyone be interested?

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    I have fallen on hard times. I recently considered selling my elky, I realize now that doing such a thing before I have finished the beast would be a an insult to what i plan on creating. So I have decided to continue to build the beast but, with an even lower budget than before. This comes...
  10. Custom Speaker Box for 3rd Gens

    Interior Restoration
    Howdy Everyone So I wanted a creative way to mount some 6X9 speakers behind the seats in my '71. I looked for ideas online, and there were a few here and there, but I wasn't able to find any detail for the most part. For that reason, I figured I'd show you guys what I did and answer any...
  11. Custom Rear Speaker Box for 3rd Gens

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    Howdy Everyone So I wanted a creative way to mount some 6X9 speakers behind the seats in my '71. I looked for ideas online, and there were a few here and there, but I wasn't able to find any detail for the most part. For that reason, I figured I'd show you guys what I did and answer any...
  12. My 1980 progress... Slide show

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    SO FAR THIS IS UP TO DATE AS OF 1-29-2012.. THIS WEEK I WILL BE INSTALLING NEW STEERING COLUMN AND GAUGE CLUSTER ALONG WITH DASH AND INTERIOR TRIM.. THANX FOR WATCHING!!
  13. New member in long island ny

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    Thought I would share my 1980 build progress.. just got it back from body shop and working on interior now.. photos will be updated weekly..
  14. newly painted dash

    Interior Restoration
    had to rebuild this whole dash had take the old pad completely off all 4th gen owners know how hard it is to find a pad for these so i had to use spray foam, a plastic dash from opgi, and black silicone so after about three days i got it done
  15. '78 Elk body customization

    Body Restoration
    Alright.... I figured since I have some cancer spots on this ol' girl that I should do some custom body work while I'm fixin the holes. I've thought of two ideas for the rear lights and bumper. Tell me what you think. Idea #1: Roll Pan replacing stock bumper and using Caddy lights...
  16. old car show video from 1979

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    http://www.youtube.com/user/hurleyracing1#p/u/10/MdEH2qP5oUk High school project film from 8mm...a little rough, but brings back a lot of memories Some of our other show cars and our current dragster project if your interested http://www.youtube.com/user/hurleyracing1
  17. Custom Speaker Set-Up in Bed (One Of A Kind)

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    i read a previous thread completely denying why this would be a bad idea. i did it... Completely enclosed sub box. CUSTOM. in bed of my '87 El camino. I made box with proposed speaker specs. give me some feed back. On the previous thread, nobody thought it was a good idea.. -btw, i use a two...
  18. 38 years in the family - 69 Elk

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    Afternoon All! This is my first post here. My dad recently decided to give me his 69 El Camino that he has owned since 1971. Other then a quick repair job here and there, its all original. My parents brought me home from the hospital with I was born in 1978, so it was my first ride! Take a...
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