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- 1957 CHEVY (The Stove) PRO STREET -

Owner: SKEETER (me, me, me....)

Driver: STUNT MAN... (my son, BJ wrote this)

~ 468 C.I.D. BIG BLOCK CHEVY 4 BOLT MAIN ~

~ FORGED STEEL NITRIDED CRANK 4.00" STROKE - ATI Balancer ~

~ BRODIX BB2 PLUS HEADS - CHILDS & ALBERT PISTONS & ALUMINUM RODS ~

~ COMP CAMS .725" 313/330 DURATION ROLLER CAM & LIFTERS (292/300 @ .050") ~

~ CROWER STAINLESS ROLLER ROCKERS WITH COMP CAMS GIRDLE & PUSH RODS~

~ BRODIX HV2001 MANIFOLD WITH HOLLEY 1150 CFM DOMINATOR ~

~ NITROUS OXIDE SYSTEMS 4500 PLATE WITH PRO FOGGER SOLENOIDS & 15 POUND BOTTLE ~

~ MSD IGNITION, MULTI STEP RETARD & BILLET DISTRIBUTOR ~

~ CUSTOM HEADERS by SKEETER & 3-1/2" FLOWMASTER MUFFLERS AND EXHAUST SYSTEM ~

~ U.S. SPEED RESEARCH (KENNY KUZURA) TURBO 400 TRANS WITH HIPSTER BRAKE & JW ULTRA BELL ~

~ B&M TRANS SHEILD, NEIL CHANCE BOLT TOGETHER 5500 RPM CONVERTER, 3-1/2" X .083" STEEL DRIVESHAFT & STRANGE BILLET YOKE ~

~ DANA 60 REAR END - RICHMOND 4:56 PRO GEARS - MOSER BILLET PINION YOKE, 35 SPLINE SPOOL & AXLES ~

~ AEROMOTIVE A2000 PUMP WITH BG 4 PORT REGULATOR & AEROQUIP PLUMBING ~

~ 16" X 32" X 15" MICKEY THOMPSON E.T. DRAG TIRES on 14" x 15" CENTERLINE WHEELS ~

~ MORRISON LADDER BAR REAR SUSPENSION - AVO COIL-OVER SHOCKS ~

~ 4130 ROLLCAGE - WHEELIE BARS - ALUMINUM INTERIOR AND SPOILER ~

~ STILL GOT A BENCH SEAT WITH THE FACTORY 18" STEERING WHEEL (GRANDMA COULD STILL DRIVE E'R IF SHE WAS HERE) ~

~ AT THE TRACK 11/5/2005 - 9:83 E.T. @ 130 MPH 1:31 60 ft with the back tires breakin the beam @ 3,625 lbs. ON A LIL BIT A N2O (VERY MILD TUNE UP) ~

~ AT THE TRACK 11/5/2003 - 10:51 E.T. @ 127 MPH 1:47 60 ft WITH PREMIUM PUMP GAS (straight from the pump at Citgo) @ 3,640 lbs. ~

Finally saw some nitrous (OOP'S not on pump gas- 110 octane)

~ ROLLCAGE, SUSPENSION & TIN WORK FABRICATED BY....... SKEEETER in 1998 (I built the engine too! in 2002) ~


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YEA, I PUT IT HERE TOO, IT WAS A GAS!

AMAZING WHAT A LITTLE SHOT OF NITROUS CAN DO FOR FUN......

If you want to see the video of this run click here...    STOVE PASS

Another view of the same run from Patrick Barton...  STOVE PASS PB

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~ "My Grandma had one just like it" with the curb feelers (those li'll things sticking out the back) ~

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~ The thing on the trunk is a portable picnic table, the underside is also a good place to collect rubber dust ~

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~ The small notches in the bumper are for the tail pipes ~

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Li'l ole 454 plus a .030" overbore, seems to work ok!

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Would Grandma be ticked off or what? Where would she put the grocery bags????? (groceries = ballast???)

She thought it was an oxygen bottle put in there for Grandpa

When she found out it was nitrous she wanted to ride in back with the line off.... :o)

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Fuzzy dice, American Flag, some belts, a shifter, gages and a helmet..... What else do you need? oh yea, a fire suit.....

Grandma said I couldn't take out the bench seat or the steering wheel so she could drive it!  (A little noisey for church :o)


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~ This is where I hide the car from my wife...... It's actually my daughters for her car and she lets me borrow it once in a while ~

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~ On the way to have some fun ~ btw..... yes it is! ~

If your interested in a car like it e-mail me, I can help you with that.
More to come so check back..........
....................... SKEETER

Web Page Designed and Published with "Microsoft Front Page" by "Skeeter" (September 9th 2006)

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