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Old 01-20-2011, 11:43 AM   #1
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Lightbulb long bed 2 short bed conversion....

anyone done this, if so please shoot some pics, i just picked up a 73 c10 long bed rolling chassis. plans are to shorten the frame body drop... im starting this weekend so any help would be grate on this frame issue.. thanks
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Old 01-20-2011, 12:07 PM   #2
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there are tons of pics online... ive seen Truckin do it in a tech article
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Old 01-20-2011, 12:12 PM   #3
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ya, im lookin rt now but all i found was late 60's trucks...
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Old 01-20-2011, 12:33 PM   #4
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same process man... just keep it proportional...
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Old 01-20-2011, 02:50 PM   #5
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ill try to post pics on sunday to show my progress.. im sure ill have more questions when i start hacking.. hahaha
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Old 01-20-2011, 04:26 PM   #6
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here are a few links. hope this helps.

1 http://67-72chevytrucks.com/vboard/s...d.php?t=123624
2 http://67chevyc10shorty.blogspot.com/
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Old 01-20-2011, 05:07 PM   #7
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Here is the link that I used while doing mine

http://www.73-87.com/7387garage/chas...lwb_to_swb.htm

Checkout my build below
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Old 01-20-2011, 05:17 PM   #8
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i used the 73-87 article when i did mine. i had it done in 2 hours
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Old 01-20-2011, 05:34 PM   #9
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i'll take the left overs ,going to make an extra long bed out of the dually
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Old 01-20-2011, 07:22 PM   #10
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thank you,thank you,thank you... those links are a great help.. looks like it shouldnt be to bad to do~

and f4iman80- hell yaaa you can have to left overs lol the bed is in great conditon also.. if i cant give it away i want to shave the bed, dump it on a custom trailer frame and toe it behind with my bike in the back.. ooooyaaa
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Old 03-15-2011, 02:48 PM   #11
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Any updates on ur swb conversion
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