Bow Tie Emblem Alternators From Proform
Proform Parts, America's leading supplier of Factory Performance GM officially licensed parts, now has beautifully polished Bow Tie emblem alternators. These 100 percent new alternators use four part numbers covering the most popular GM car and truck applications: the internal regulator alternator for '73-86 vehicles (PN 141-656), the 100-amp alternator (PN 141-657), the 80-amp alternator (PN 141-659), and the 60-amp one-wire unit (PN 141-658). All Proform alternators feature heavy-duty rotors, CNC-machined pulleys and show-quality polished cases. Each Proform alternator is tested prior to shipping and a performance graph is enclosed with the respective alternator. To preview Proform's complete line of Bow Tie emblem engine products and internal and external engine parts, dress-up kits and tools visit www.proformparts.com.
Stainless High-Strength Castle Nuts from Totally Stainless
Used in areas where high stress plays a roll, superstrong stainless high-strength slotted tall nuts (commonly referred to as castle nuts) are now available from Totally Stainless. These meticulously machined pieces offer features that extend peace of mind in high-stress areas, and the bottom surfaces of these nuts are machined to order to match the height you may need. When ordering, state the size (7/16-20, 1/2-20, 9/16-18, 5/8-18 or metric) and specify the height from the bottom of the nut to the bottom of the slots. For more info on these and Totally Stainless' complete selection of fasteners and fastener kits contact 800-767-4781 or visit www.totallystainless.com.
Tight Tuck Headers for 348-409 Chevrolet
Patriot Exhaust Products has recently introduced a Tight Tuck Block Hugger-style header designed to fit 348-409 "W" Block engines in most street rod and classic truck applications. These headers are constructed from 16-gauge tubing and 5/16-inch-thick flanges and utilize large 13/4-inch primary tubes and 21/2-inch collectors for improved flow and more horsepower. Patriot claims that its tight-tuck design solves many of the problems associated with engine swaps especially in classic pickups, street rods, and traditional hot rods. The headers are designed to fit in the tightest of engine compartments, clear all stock motor mounts, and can be used with any oil filter system or transmission and starter combination. Patriot tight tucks are available in a raw finish for individual customizing, PN H8066, or with Patriot's very popular metallic ceramic coating for increased resistance to corrosion and thermal fatigue, PN H8066-1. Patriot Headers come complete with high-temp gaskets, header bolts, reducers, and instructions. For more info, contact your local performance part retailer or PerTronix customer service for a catalog and the name of your local dealer at www.pertronix.com or call 909-599-5955.
Billet Hood Hinges for '55-57 Chevy/GMC Trucks
The metal masters at Eddie Motorsports now manufacture these awesome billet aluminum hood hinges for '55-57 Chevrolet and GMC trucks. The hinges are CNC-machined from billet 6061-T6 aluminum and employ high-quality sealed ball bearings for a smooth reliable operation. The hinges are available in machined, satin, or brilliant polished finish, black or clear anodized, or a wide variety of colored Fusion-coated finishes. Designed as direct fit, "bolt-on" units, the hinges utilize the stock mounting holes that have been elongated for ease of gap adjustment. Eddie's billet hinges are a great value in comparison to similar products on the market. Whether you are looking for the ultimate in underhood customizing or just want to replace your weak stamped-steel stock hood hinges with these stout billet pieces, Eddie Motorsports hinges are the answer. These quality hinges start at just $600 per pair. To check these hinges (and Eddie's complete line of top-quality components contact Eddie Motorsports at 909-945-9293 or www.eddiemotorsports.com.
Chevy/GMC Custom Dashpad With Gauge Pods
Now you can upgrade from your small '67-72 GM/GMC truck eyebrow dashpad to this full dashpad, containing three pods for the gauges of your choice. The ideal combination of form and function to not only improve your interior's looks, but also allows you to install any 21/16 OD gauges, such as boost, oil temp, trans temp, clock, and more right where you can see them. This all-new Just Dashes pad utilizes your factory defroster vents and is available with or without stock-style speaker holes. It is engineered to perfectly fit the dash, and the pods are angled toward the driver. No more having to take your eyes off the road to monitor the engine. The pad is constructed from durable polyurethane foam over a steel insert, and is covered with state-of-the-art vinyl. Just Dashes is the exclusive manufacturer of this unique pad, and it's available in any factory color to match your stock interior or a custom color from your supplied color swatch. The pad is easy to install using the factory mounting points, and will accept any brand 21/16 OD gauges you wish to add. Visit www.justdashes.com to find out more about this product, and all of its other interior restoration parts and services.