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9/18/09 2:43pm - Original Message: 'Neat C3 Solid Axle Conversion'
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HOWELL, NJ - USA

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1979, Targa Blue (72 Color), Pace Car rear spoiler, L88 hood, Dark blue factory interior, 525HP 406, HD 700R4, 370 gears,Steeroids, composite rear spring, TT IIs wrapped in T/A Radials.

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Chech out this neat handiwork - friend of the family....
 
 
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9/18/09 4:51pm - Reply: 'Neat C3 Solid Axle Conversion'
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Sykesville, MD - USA

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1979 Corvette Coupe Corvette Light Blue Midnight Blue interior Mirrored Glass T-tops

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Paul. the link doesn't work for me!
 
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9/18/09 6:01pm - Reply: 'Neat C3 Solid Axle Conversion'
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SHELBYVILLE, TN - USA

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1976 L48 auto

1978 L82 4speed

1994 LT1 6speed

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try this one barry... the link didn't work for me either, but the Home option that popped up did...
 
 


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9/18/09 9:43pm - Reply: 'Neat C3 Solid Axle Conversion'
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1979 Corvette Coupe Corvette Light Blue Midnight Blue interior Mirrored Glass T-tops

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Thanks, Jim, that did the trick! It would be cool to do that for racing (to stop axle hop) but for the street I like the independent suspension better (just my .02).
 
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9/18/09 11:10pm - Reply: 'Neat C3 Solid Axle Conversion'
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Duncanville, TX - USA

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#1-1974 L-48 4spd Cp Med Red Metallic/Black deluxe int w/AC/tilt/tele./p/w-p/b/ Am-Fm/map light National/Regional/Chapter NCRS "Top Flight" #2-1985 Bright Red/Carmine Cp.L-98/auto Member: NCRS, NCRS Texas, Corvette Legends of Texas

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Interesting, to say the least! I think John Greenwood did some stuff like this back in the early '70s.
Sure looks like it's gonna be a pita to adjust at the track, tho, with the links so far up under the body.
Wonder if it is finished, and working well?


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9/19/09 10:45pm - Reply: 'Neat C3 Solid Axle Conversion'
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Valley Springs, CA - USA

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1978,Metalic Money Green W/Gold emblems,TH350 w/gear splitter,black & grey interior.1978,two tone,Metalic Rootbeer & gold ,Doeskin interior,auto. trans. 1981, Silver w/mirrored T-Tops,4 spd, charcoal interior.

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WOW! Major transformation, but I guess that's what it takes to get the big power to the ground without breakin stuff.

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