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by greenthumb
30 May 2013 18:26
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Member from New Jersey
Replies: 7
Views: 468

Re: New Member from New Jersey

we like pics :P :P
by greenthumb
26 May 2013 08:29
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 16
Views: 4097

Re: 1970 521 restomod

:lol: :lol: Hopefully it will see some road miles under its own steam soon
Rich, thanks for the PB tips. All fixed. Congrats on the new addition to your family! Your wife was a good sport for allowing us to drag her to Burlington the other day when I bet she would rather have been relaxing at home!
by greenthumb
26 May 2013 08:04
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 16
Views: 4097

Re: 1970 521 restomod

Photo bucket noob :lol:
Either spelling is fine.
I am continually amazed Joel, how dry this truck is. The 521s I had 30 years ago had way more rust!
by greenthumb
25 May 2013 21:19
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 16
Views: 4097

Re: 1970 521 restomod

A few pics of a great road trip and loading up. http://i1360.photobucket.com/albums/r650/greenthumb60/521cali_zps2ac8d4aa.jpg http://i1360.photobucket.com/albums/r650/greenthumb60/loaded_zpsc8692a9f.jpg http://i1360.photobucket.com/albums/r650/greenthumb60/dana44axlesplit_zpsde02a558.jpg I was happy...
by greenthumb
25 May 2013 18:20
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 16
Views: 4097

Re: 1970 521 restomod

A little progress to report- Got some sweet wheels from Goichi and tried them on with the 3 inch lowering blocks. Looks good to my eye. Popped one of the axles out of the Dana 44 diff. Victory! they look like good candidates to be resplined as they don't neck down after the spline like some I have s...
by greenthumb
25 May 2013 18:16
Forum: Non PL510 Projects
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 16
Views: 4097

1970 521 restomod

So, longtime lurker and fellow Datsun enthusiast/co-conspirator with my son Jordan on his 510 project. I have vicariously enjoyed so many of the stories and adventures here, but am about to embark on my own project, and thought there may be some interest here, albeit that it is not an actual 510. I ...
by greenthumb
20 May 2013 09:17
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 7
Views: 487

Re: 1970 521 restomod

could have gone Ford too i suppose, but the Honda unit had all the features I wanted and the price was right. Either way, the diff will need to have shortened axles. Not sure how much yet. From what I have gleaned from the interwebs, the Hondas used Dana 44 axles, so I don't think axles should be a ...
by greenthumb
19 May 2013 21:34
Forum: Introductions
Topic: 1970 521 restomod
Replies: 7
Views: 487

1970 521 restomod

So, longtime lurker and fellow Datsun enthusiast/co-conspirator with my son Jordan on his 510 project. I have vicariously enjoyed so many of the stories and adventures here, but am about to embark on my own project, and thought there may be some interest here, albeit that it is not an actual 510. I ...