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Project Sucker Punch: Upgrading To Keep Up With The Charge

Project Sucker Punch: Upgrading To Keep Up With The Charge

We failed to take our own advice and killed the battery in our project vehicle. To simplify our lives, we opted to replace our old battery with an Optima Yellowtop and Optima charger for routine maintenance.Read More

Tiger's Eye Update: Kustoms Never Die, But Sometimes Get Shelved

Tiger’s Eye Update: Kustoms Never Die, But Sometimes Get Shelved

Update on our venerable '50 Fleetline known as Tiger's Eye. It's only right that we provide anyone who's tuned into this project a state of progress. Have patience and see what is in store next for this project.Read More

Project Geronimo: Getting Our Fuel Budget Under Control With FiTech

Project Geronimo: Getting Our Fuel Budget Under Control With FiTech

Our old beast was a gas guzzler, so we tackled that problem with FiTech's EFI Master Kit. The bolt on kit was easier and more economical than we thought. Check out our installation here.Read More

Build Updates: Project Geronimo, The Apache Warrior

Build Updates: Project Geronimo, The Apache Warrior

This once proud Apache warrior was one step away from the crusher when we stepped in to save the beast. We want to bring it back to daily driver status and preserve the things that make this truck a part of history.Read More

Project Geronimo Keeps His Cool With A Champion Radiator

Project Geronimo Keeps His Cool With A Champion Radiator

We wipe the sweat from Geronimo's brow with the help of Champion Cooling Systems. While we were at it, we did a complete freshen up on the entire cooling system. Find out what it took to help him keep his cool.Read More

Project Geronimo: Stop Right There With Front Disc Brake Conversion

Project Geronimo: Stop Right There With Front Disc Brake Conversion

There's no reason to sacrifice safety, even in a budget build. We added a Master Power Brakes front disc brake conversion kit to our budget project truck that makes perfect sense without spending too many cents.Read More

Project Geronimo: 7 Reasons To Leave Drum Brakes In The Past

Project Geronimo: 7 Reasons To Leave Drum Brakes In The Past

We took our braking concerns to Master Power Brakes for help with planning a brake system upgrade for our project truck. Did we need to upgrade? Find out the thought process behind our future brake upgrade here.Read More

Project Geronimo: Generator To Powermaster Alternator Conversion

Project Geronimo: Generator To Powermaster Alternator Conversion

One of the most cost effective and easiest safety upgrades for a vintage project car is a conversion from a generator to alternator charging system. We recently upgraded our project truck with a one-wire alternator.Read More

Build Updates: Our 1954 Chevy Bel Air Project Sucker Punch

Build Updates: Our 1954 Chevy Bel Air Project Sucker Punch

What do you get when you hide a 383 small-block Chevy with an Edelbrock E-Force blower into a 1954 slammed Chevy Bel Air four-door Kustom? A Sucker Punch! Follow all the build updates here in this build thread.Read More

Chillin' Out: Sucker Punch Gets Custom Afco Racing Radiator

Chillin’ Out: Sucker Punch Gets Custom Afco Racing Radiator

Holy smokes! The last thing we want to do while cruising around is stare at the temperature gauge. The cooling experts over at Afco made a bitchin' radiator for our 1954 Bel-Air. Check out the install.Read More

Build Updates: Our 1950 Chevy Fleetline Project Tiger's Eye

Build Updates: Our 1950 Chevy Fleetline Project Tiger’s Eye

The venerable Chevrolet Fleetline series that saw America through World War II never got the respect it deserved, until now. We kustomize a 1950 Fleetline in the traditional method. Follow the build here.Read More

Building A Custom Driveline For Tiger’s Eye With JE Reel

Building A Custom Driveline For Tiger’s Eye With JE Reel

Looking to bridge the gap between our Chevy Fleetline's drivetrain, we contacted our friends at JE Reel Driveline, who built a driveshaft for it. Click here to learn about driveshafts and the final fitment.Read More

Creating A Custom Ididit Steering Column For Project Sucker Punch

Creating A Custom Ididit Steering Column For Project Sucker Punch

Looking to get the shifter off the floor in Sucker Punch, we hooked up with Ididit to find a solution to get the shifter back on the steering column. Click here to see what we did, and view the final result!Read More

Project Geronimo: Put A New Spin On It... Cheap!

Project Geronimo: Put A New Spin On It… Cheap!

Going from the old cartridge oil filters in the remote canister oil systems of the late 50s/early 60s to a modern spin on filter is not only efficient, but it is economical. We did our conversion for under 30 bucks!Read More

Improving Combustion With Steve Davis Of Performance Distributors

Improving Combustion With Steve Davis Of Performance Distributors

Our search for fuel mileage efficiency and performance with our project truck, Geronimo, led us to Steve Davis at Performance Distributors for a lesson on combustion. We changed our ignition system to an HEI unit.Read More

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