It also has a convenient carrying handle to make it easy to transport the entire package. It's like jewelry for your beloved ride. The original gas fill spout was removed, as well as the hood and front fender emblems, and the holes filled; only the rear fender panel fleetside emblem was retained. The front crossmember was notched and sunk 2 inches, and the rear was slightly notched to give the truck its nose-to-the-ground rake without affecting the suspension movement. The firewall and dash were completely filled in and smoothed, and the instrument panel area received a custom design. I am very proud of our hard work, and the results that we have achieved specifically for you! Although, they are absolutely as close to perfect as humanly possible.
If you have any difficulty in calculating shipping rates please provide me your zip code and I will get back to you as soon as possible with your specific shipping cost. He took a single piece of oak and milled out grooves for the stainless runners, staining each section differently to create the illusion of individual boards, and reducing the number of necessary mounting points. The most aft rear crossmember was moved even farther back to accommodate a new 20-gallon stainless steel gas tank and the original transmission crossmember was swapped with an adjustable tubular number for later driveshaft alignment. It is the fiberglass fenders that and multi-piece rear bumper assembly that makes the truck a Cameo. There are a lot of ways to build a cool ride without spending cubic dollars, and this 1-family owned, lifetime Southern 1959 Chevy Apache pickup could be used as a how-to guide for doing it right.
Cameo beds received side trim. We have just completed a few of the rare and hard to acquire trim sets for your valuable 1959 Chevy truck. It will not fade, chip, or peal like paint does. Nevertheless, nothing spoils the honest goodness of this truck; sometimes basic is good. Your hub for horsepower Get first access to hit shows like Roadkill and Dirt Every Day Join free for 14 days now Zac says that once he got the undercarriage finished, he realized that his really nice chassis ought to carry a really nice drivetrain. You know how that works—it starts out simple and slow, then increases in speed and size until it rolls way past the original plan. Who says you need a crate motor to enjoy your old iron? Last year for egg crate grille.
Before going to final upholstery, Dynamat sound insulation was installed throughout the cab. Zac Zipperian has always liked 1958 and 1959 Chevy trucks, and building one had been a dream of his for a while. It's wearing the proper corporate gray engine enamel, an oil bath air cleaner, and single-barrel carburetor, and it runs so well that you know it's been properly maintained. Chromed dog dish caps add a little brightness to the black paint. The fenders attached to the top of the bedsides and followed the cabs body lines to the back of the truck. The trunk script from a 1954 Chevy car trunk was added in between.
Certainly willing and able to work hard, it has a great trucky sound and smooth torque that only six cylinders in a line can deliver. It's quite original underneath, but since it has lived in the south all its life, there's nothing more than some surface scale on the heavy iron parts. The hood received two bulges as styling ques. Thank you for looking at my auction and good luck with your project and your passion. The cross-linking provides a very hard durable surface resistant to chipping, scratching, fading, staining, abrasion and chemical stains etc.
. The shortest bed was found on the 3100 model pickups. Attached to the bed were redesigned fenders. Fender emblems are still above fender line, but are now oval-shaped, as opposed to previous versions in script. Color : A very expensive 100 % product is mixed in a way that begins a reactive process creating cross-linking of components while curing. At locations, it was called the Blue Chip Series. The instrument panel is stock and the gauges were clearly inspired by the passenger car line.
The one-piece fender spears, which displayed the model number designation, were positioned on the front fender below the body side style line. While the for this year resembles that of the 1954 and 1955 Advance Design hood emblems, this hood emblem was an entirely new piece. The pickup beds came in a number of lengths. Please know that you can feel confident in purchasing from us, we have 100% positive feedback after many years of eBay sales. When the necessary stuff was done, the fun stuff could begin. The stock 3-speed manual transmission lives behind it and spins the original rear end, so this truck will still haul a load without breaking a sweat, and cruises happily at modern highway speeds.
One family owned, well-maintained with believed to be low actual mileage, they don't come more solid than this. Process : 1 professionally purchase the finest quality parts available at the time on the market regardless of cost 2 professionally test fit on a 1959 Chevy truck for correct fitment 3 professionally strip the part in preparation for restoration and inspect thoroughly for imperfections if any 4 professionally repair imperfections if any 5 professionally apply seven-layer chrome process and polish to luster 6 professionally apply both colors with applicator gun 7 professionally install new mounting studs for easy application onto your truck, new nuts are also included with package. The result is absolutely nothing less than stunning and the result is a show quality and extremely consistent product! And don't forget about all the Chevy Trucks decals and lettering you need to fully customize your ride. A new Painless motor and body harness with electronic drive-by-wire throttle was installed and Painless Performance also re-flashed the original computer module. The exhaust system consists of Hooker block hugger headers, 2. Once all the changes were complete, the entire chassis was given a soda blast bath followed by a trip to the powdercoat booth. We are always available for any and all communication, please feel free to contact us with any comments, questions or concerns.
Rubber floor mats and plain steel door panels were standard fare for a pickup, but somehow it doesn't feel basic. Obviously someone painted the bowtie gold but that would an easy fix to bring back to original. For a significant style change takes place. The Task Force Series ran from late 1955 second series through 1959. This is not paint or powder coat we use a far superior product that is applied using a very time consuming process.
You will be overwhelmed and very pleased with your stunning like new, 1959 Chevy Truck Body Accent Kit The pictures do no justice at all to the actual beauty of these classic parts. When Zac decided that the outside of the Apache needed to be as well done as the chassis and engine, the snowball effect started to gain speed. The first order of business for the chassis was to determine the motor mount placements. The goal for the wheels and tires was to combine classic looks with a modern diameter. Thank you for taking your valuable time to view our listing, we appreciate that very much! Custom-made stainless steel block hugger headers and exhaust tubes to carry away the exhaust, with a pair of Thrush mufflers adding a nice tone.