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Old 02-09-2013, 10:05 AM   #1
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Muscle Car on Powerblock on Spike

Hey guys,

I don't know if anyone else watches Powerblock on Spike but on Muscle Car today the guys picked up a base model 307 69 Camaro and are tearing it down to turn it into a COPO ZL1 using the 50th anniversary Chevy 427 ZL1 Crate Engine.

Thought I might give you guys a heads up. They didn't do too much today. They just removed the the badging, the trims and bumperettes.

This build will probably take a few weeks to complete should be interesting.
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Old 02-09-2013, 06:54 PM   #2
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uSaw the show. Hope they have fun! ! Looks like they are going to do a good job.
There is a guy north of Denver who will build you a replica COPO for @ $50-60K
Very authentic and to your specs! !
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:03 PM   #3
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uSaw the show. Hope they have fun! ! Looks like they are going to do a good job.
There is a guy north of Denver who will build you a replica COPO for @ $50-60K
Very authentic and to your specs! !
I'd love to get a hold of a decent 1st Gen Camaro to tinker with. Maybe some day.
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:26 PM   #4
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I watched the episode this morning and will be watching the rest of them. Cool build.
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:26 PM   #5
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I have it recorded. Haven't been home since 8am. Will watch it tonight.
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Old 02-16-2013, 09:28 AM   #6
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Reminder, build continues now!
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Putting the 427 in now.
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This is porn, I swear.... lol
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Old 02-16-2013, 01:09 PM   #9
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OK so they only put the 427 and a practice bellhousing and trans in to check for clearance.

Gonna have a rock crusher.
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Old 03-02-2013, 09:31 AM   #12
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They're doing a lot of work today.
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too bad Rick Bacon has departed.. the guy had skills! shure he'll be missed..
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