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1951 250 Convertible LS swap
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Wes Hogeland
Show Winner every time!
DREAMBOAT

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Posted on: 2022/9/3 20:43
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Re: 1951 250 Convertible LS swap
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Wes Hogeland
Hey Kevin, thanks for the praise!
The 1/4 windows were a bitch to fabricate a way to utilize modern electric motor to get them to operate. The door windows are now electric too which was pretty easy once I orientated the motor and fabricated the necessary parts to make it work.
as for the interior panels ... I purchased pre-embossed materials and went that route for the center pieces and marine vinyl for the rest and the seats. Overall the 2 door panels I cut 3/16 panel board (sturdier than the original)

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Posted on: 2022/1/23 0:17
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1951 250 Convertible LS swap
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Wes Hogeland
1951 250 Convertible LS swap with air ride

First trial of the upgraded convertible top I powder coated and re-pinned
https://www.facebook.com/wesley.hogeland/videos/635821894505461/

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Posted on: 2022/1/22 23:16
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Re: chevy v8 engine swap 52 packard
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Wes Hogeland
I'm dropping in an LS motor and trans in my 51 convertible.

Posted on: 2020/9/18 21:16
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