Thread: Frankie 2.0
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Old November 1st, 2019, 04:05 AM   #105
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Default Re: Frankie 2.0

Originally Posted by Zee View Post
I'm using Frankie 2.0 for some inspiration now, my frame head on my '69 is too far gone and if I cut/replace it I'd have to replace the pans too as they were booger welded in by the previous owner, so instead of $600+ for just a head/pans I can throw down a couple bones on 2x3 square tubing and tack out a frame, I'll keep an eye peeled for a S-10 or Sonoma donor though. Love what you've done.
That rules. Yeah when I looked at the cost to do stock replacement pans and it only made sense for me to put in a little more time and save a lot of money. Working with the S10 was fairly easy and parts availability is awesome. But I think down the road I will end up building another frame. There's a few changes I would like to make to it. But for now I can at least drive and enjoy it. I'll build up the other frame and swap everything over when it's done.
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