On this newest installment of the NAPCO Clone construct, Brent is engaged on the ultimate ground rust repair, the insulation contained in the cab, and placing a customized heater underneath the seat. You probably have missed any of the earlier installments on this construct, use the hyperlink under!
NAPCO was an organization that constructed 4-wheel drive conversion components for home vans and was based in 1918. Though they made components for Ford, Chevrolet, GMC, and Studebaker vans, they’re most well-known for constructing components for Chevrolet and GMC vans. Beginning in 1942 they supplied full conversion kits that you can purchase and have delivered so that you just, or your native supplier, might do the conversion. In 1956 GM really supplied NAPCO conversion from the manufacturing facility so you can order it and decide one up at your dealership. They’re pretty uncommon to search out now as many lived tough lives, however numerous people need them. One such individual is Brent from Halfass Kustoms who doesn’t care about having an actual one, simply one thing that appears like one however works higher. Right here’s what he’s going to do.
He’s acquired a 1955 Chevrolet pickup that he’s going to swap to a fleetside mattress, swap it onto one other chassis, after which make it into a pleasant driver that has the appropriate appear and feel. It’s not that Brent doesn’t have already got good vans, however none of them are a helpful single cab and meaning this one goes to suit the invoice and be helpful.