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Pat Cheat­ley/chee Chee’s Chop­pers & Rods

1949 Chevro­let 3100 Five-win­dow Pickup

Hamil­ton, Ontario, Canada


Shop: Chee Chee’s Chop­pers & Rods/ron’s Trans­mis­sion

355 cid

700 R4 trans­mis­sion

COMP Cams camshaft Edel­brock in­take

Hed­man long tube head­ers

Dual Thrush muf­flers

Vin­tage look chrome valve cov­ers

Stain­less fuel line

March pul­leys

Tuff Stuff chrome al­ter­na­tor, wa­ter pump and power steer­ing pump

2000 Chevy Blazer 4x4 rearend with disc brakes and Auburn posi 3:7:3 gears


Shop: Chee Chee’s Chop­pers & Rods

Boxed and pow­der-coated S-10 frame

EZ Chas­sis Swaps mount kit Bell­tech drop spin­dles and drop shocks

Stock S-10 con­trol arms Par­al­lel 4-link with pan­hard bar QA1 coil-overs at rear


20-inch Amer­i­can Rac­ing Torq Thrust wheels

Nexen N1000 tires


Chee Chee’s Chop­pers & Rods/ Trevor Bezzina

Dupont Subaru WR Blue paint 2-inch body drop

Shaved gas neck filler

Door lock added to driver’s side Alt­man bear claw door latches from Trique Man­u­fac­tur­ing

Roll pan

Smoothie run­ning boards

Red oak bed wood with chrome strips

Stain­less steel bed-mounted gas tank

Hid­den tail­gate latches and hinges

1955-59 Chevy truck tail­lights Cus­tom trans­mis­sion tun­nel cover


Shop: Upholstery work by Brent Woods

Fac­tory bench seat cov­ered in white and blue with green pip­ing

Fac­tory dash setup Omega elec­tronic gauges

Stock chrome dash bezels, speaker cover and glove box door

Cus­tom tuck-and-roll head­liner and full door pan­els

Painted in­te­rior and en­gine bay to match outer color Ret­rosounds Blue­tooth MP3 head unit

Ret­rosounds speak­ers

SPE­CIAL THANKS FROM THE OWNER: “This project couldn’t have come to­gether if it weren’t for great peo­ple. Thank you to my wife and her ex­treme pa­tience with me as well as her help­ing hands. Thanks to Paul Devries who told me we could save another one from the crusher.

(He never men­tioned how much it would cost though.) Thanks to my fa­ther who told me never to be­come a me­chanic, Scott Miller for the count­less hours he spent in my shop work­ing and drink­ing cof­fee, Jim Wild­goose of Wild­goose Per­for­mance, Shawn Pat­ter­son of S&P Mo­tor­sports, Char­lie Schafer of CSI Rac­ing, Trevor Bezzina for his tal­ent putting paint through a gun, and all of my bud­dies who kept ask­ing me when the truck was go­ing to be done—thank you.”

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