look what I got free

look what I got free

Postby markmitch [OP] » November 11th 2016, 3:22am

a former member of this club/forum gave me a set of hedman hedders 68600 all I paid for was to have them shipped to me which was 30.00 bucks, I got them yesterday sand blasted them and painted them today and I will bolt them on as soon as the bolts kit comes in. Gotta love free stuff right? Mark :rockon:
Original Poster [OP]
User avatar
markmitch
AstroSafari Pioneer
AstroSafari Pioneer
Green Status (L4)
Green Status (L4)
Years of Membership: markmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full years
Posts: 3072
Topics: 422
Images: 5
Joined: March 2008
Location: Valley Springs California
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): Mitch
Year: 1989
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: RS 350 TBI

Re: look what I got free

Postby chevymaher » November 11th 2016, 4:25am

:text-worthless:
User avatar
chevymaher
Team Leader
Team Leader
Firing on 8 Cylinders (L7)
Firing on 8 Cylinders (L7)
Years of Membership: chevymaher has been a member for 6 full yearschevymaher has been a member for 6 full yearschevymaher has been a member for 6 full yearschevymaher has been a member for 6 full yearschevymaher has been a member for 6 full yearschevymaher has been a member for 6 full years
Posts: 12802
Topics: 79
Images: 94
Joined: November 2010
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): chevymaher
Year: 1994
Van Make/Model: GMC Safari
Extra Info: SLE RWD Mercruiser

Re: look what I got free

Postby AstroWill » November 11th 2016, 4:34am

Sounds like you got a great deal!
User avatar
AstroWill
V8 Swap Achievement
V8 Swap Achievement
Firing on 2 Cylinders (L5)
Firing on 2 Cylinders (L5)
Years of Membership: AstroWill has been a member for 7 full yearsAstroWill has been a member for 7 full yearsAstroWill has been a member for 7 full yearsAstroWill has been a member for 7 full yearsAstroWill has been a member for 7 full yearsAstroWill has been a member for 7 full yearsAstroWill has been a member for 7 full years
Posts: 4204
Topics: 47
Images: 5
Joined: February 2009
Location: Between Chair & Keyboard
Alias (AKA): Will, Devil's Advocate
Year: 2003
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: 90TigerGTv8 03AWD

Re: look what I got free

Postby 1lowcab » November 11th 2016, 4:52am

Nice score! :thumbup:
2003 Astro AWD G80
User avatar
1lowcab
Firing on 2 Cylinders (L1)
Firing on 2 Cylinders (L1)
Posts: 232
Topics: 16
Images: 48
Joined: April 2016
Location: OH
Gender: Male
Year: 2003
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: AWD G80

Re: look what I got free

Postby nwmod39 » November 11th 2016, 7:03am

RUUUDE!!!
nwmod39
V8 Swap Achievement
V8 Swap Achievement
Firing on 1 Cylinder (L1)
Firing on 1 Cylinder (L1)
Years of Membership: nwmod39 has been a member for 5 full yearsnwmod39 has been a member for 5 full yearsnwmod39 has been a member for 5 full yearsnwmod39 has been a member for 5 full yearsnwmod39 has been a member for 5 full years
Posts: 170
Topics: 10
Images: 8
Joined: July 2011
Gender: Male
Year: 1991
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: Comversion

Re: look what I got free

Postby markmitch [OP] » November 11th 2016, 7:11am

I will post pics Sunday they were hanging and drying in the garage when I posted the post and I am leaving at 5 am to go away with the wife till Saturday evening. Sorry I just didn't wish to post pics of then dirty and rusty from being in the po's shed for a year and a half. :think:
Original Poster [OP]
User avatar
markmitch
AstroSafari Pioneer
AstroSafari Pioneer
Green Status (L4)
Green Status (L4)
Years of Membership: markmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full years
Posts: 3072
Topics: 422
Images: 5
Joined: March 2008
Location: Valley Springs California
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): Mitch
Year: 1989
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: RS 350 TBI

Re: look what I got free

Postby JamesL3 » November 11th 2016, 12:08pm

That's a good deal!
JOR 2" lift, interior leds, gibson 315560 catback, more to come
User avatar
JamesL3
250k+ Miles
250k+ Miles
Fueling (5/8 tank)
Fueling (5/8 tank)
Posts: 62
Topics: 4
Images: 14
Joined: September 2016
Location: Cleveland, OH
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): James
Year: 2001
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: LS 4.3L V6 AWD

Re: look what I got free

Postby MmusicmanMmusicman is online! » November 11th 2016, 3:09pm

Congrats on the NICE SCORE!!!

Here's mine hanging, after wire wheel cleaning, ready for paint...
Image

I recommend "resurfacing" the flanges flat...
Image

Now we watch for you photos!
Image
2000 Chevy Astro LS AWD | 31" LT265/70R17 Tires | 8" LIFT | 10" TOTAL
92 Chevy Astro Shorty | V8-350
http://www.CruisinSouthFlorida.com
User avatar
MmusicmanMmusicman is online!
V8 Swap Achievement
V8 Swap Achievement
Firing on 4 Cylinders (L2)
Firing on 4 Cylinders (L2)
Years of Membership: Mmusicman has been a member for 3 full yearsMmusicman has been a member for 3 full yearsMmusicman has been a member for 3 full years
Posts: 1494
Topics: 30
Images: 1
Joined: June 2013
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Gender: Male
Year: 2000
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: 2000 AWD 92 V8-350

Re: look what I got free

Postby icebrrg3rd » November 11th 2016, 5:54pm

Thank you MM for those pics while we wait (impatiently) for Marks's pics... :poke:

Good score on the "free" stuff, always a good price.

-Andrew
81 Yamaha Maxim 650XJ 650cc, 67k mi
83 Yamaha Venture 1300cc, 91k mi
91 Chevy Astro 5.7L 5-speed, Ford 9", 250k mi
02 Chrysler Sebring Conv. 2.7L 5-speed, 181k mi
10 Chrysler Town & Country 3.8L, 128k mi
User avatar
icebrrg3rd
V8 Swap Achievement
V8 Swap Achievement
Firing on 8 Cylinders (L2)
Firing on 8 Cylinders (L2)
Years of Membership: icebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full yearsicebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full yearsicebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full yearsicebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full yearsicebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full yearsicebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full yearsicebrrg3rd has been a member for 7 full years
Posts: 1896
Topics: 43
Images: 1
Joined: October 2009
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): Andrew
Year: 1991
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: V-8 5-sp RWD Shorty

Re: look what I got free

Postby Wimpazz » November 11th 2016, 6:17pm

No Pics?!?!

Image
2000 AWD Safari "TK421"; (Build Here):http://www.astrosafari.com/viewtopic.php?f=127&t=103714
User avatar
Wimpazz
Firing on 7 Cylinders (L2)
Firing on 7 Cylinders (L2)
Posts: 1751
Topics: 18
Images: 9
Joined: January 2016
Location: SoCal
Alias (AKA): CJ
Year: 2000
Van Make/Model: GMC Safari
Extra Info: AWD 3+1 Lift

Re: look what I got free

Postby TurnNburn » November 11th 2016, 6:37pm

:rofl:
2000 Astro- 7'' lift, NP233C 4x4 T-case, 31x10.5x15 A/T, ongoing camperization in progress
"If you wont drink a beer with me then we probably cant be friends"
Build thread- viewtopic.php?t=103066
User avatar
TurnNburn
Firing on 6 Cylinders (L1)
Firing on 6 Cylinders (L1)
Posts: 620
Topics: 4
Images: 0
Joined: April 2016
Location: Bend, Or
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): My friends call me fluffy
Year: 2000
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: 4x4 Overlander

Re: look what I got free

Postby markmitch [OP] » November 14th 2016, 2:13am

well I got back this am and started installing the headers then after I got the pass on I remembered I promised pictures so her is a picture of the drivers side it has a steel tube welded to it for the egr on a vortec engine. I am going to install vortec heads eventually so I will simply go to the hardware store and get some type of cap for the tube for now.
Attachments
IMG_1707.JPG
IMG_1708.JPG
Original Poster [OP]
User avatar
markmitch
AstroSafari Pioneer
AstroSafari Pioneer
Green Status (L4)
Green Status (L4)
Years of Membership: markmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full years
Posts: 3072
Topics: 422
Images: 5
Joined: March 2008
Location: Valley Springs California
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): Mitch
Year: 1989
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: RS 350 TBI

Re: look what I got free

Postby markmitch [OP] » November 17th 2016, 11:29pm

OK so the drivers side header was equipped with a EGR tube to be used on a vortec 350 so I took it to the local hardware store and bought a cap for the tube as it may be used in the future when I install a set of vortec heads to go along with the Lt 1 cam I bought. pictures included.
Attachments
IMG_1714.JPG
IMG_1715.JPG
IMG_1716.JPG
Original Poster [OP]
User avatar
markmitch
AstroSafari Pioneer
AstroSafari Pioneer
Green Status (L4)
Green Status (L4)
Years of Membership: markmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full yearsmarkmitch has been a member for 8 full years
Posts: 3072
Topics: 422
Images: 5
Joined: March 2008
Location: Valley Springs California
Gender: Male
Alias (AKA): Mitch
Year: 1989
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: RS 350 TBI

Re: look what I got free

Postby MmusicmanMmusicman is online! » November 18th 2016, 1:46am

Congrats again on the headers! Looking good!
Gotta admit... I've never seen an "EGR Tube" on a header before..
That's a new one on me! lol
(I live such a sheltered old school life) :D
Image
2000 Chevy Astro LS AWD | 31" LT265/70R17 Tires | 8" LIFT | 10" TOTAL
92 Chevy Astro Shorty | V8-350
http://www.CruisinSouthFlorida.com
User avatar
MmusicmanMmusicman is online!
V8 Swap Achievement
V8 Swap Achievement
Firing on 4 Cylinders (L2)
Firing on 4 Cylinders (L2)
Years of Membership: Mmusicman has been a member for 3 full yearsMmusicman has been a member for 3 full yearsMmusicman has been a member for 3 full years
Posts: 1494
Topics: 30
Images: 1
Joined: June 2013
Location: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Gender: Male
Year: 2000
Van Make/Model: Chevrolet Astro
Extra Info: 2000 AWD 92 V8-350


 
  • Related topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Return to V8 Swap

It is currently January 19th 2017, 5:33am

V8 Swap Forum
Swapping A V8 Engine Into An Astro/Safari Van, 8-Cyclinder Upgrade, V8 Conversion, Power Increase, V6 to V8.
Moderator: chevy57bert
To create a new topic in V8 Swap, click this button:
Previous topic Next topic
Recent Image Attachments
Attached by:
Attached by: codydaniels
codydaniels
in V8 Swap
Views: 1355
Comments: 38
Date: Jan 17 '17
Time: 5:38pm
» Read last comment
Attached by:
Attached by: CopperFiremist
CopperFiremistCopperFiremist is online!
in V8 Swap
Views: 1355
Comments: 38
Date: Jan 16 '17
Time: 11:12pm
» Read last comment
Attached by:
Attached by: codydaniels
codydaniels
in V8 Swap
Views: 1355
Comments: 38
Date: Jan 03 '17
Time: 11:07pm
» Read last comment
Attached by:
Attached by: codydaniels
codydaniels
in V8 Swap
Views: 1355
Comments: 38
Date: Dec 21 '16
Time: 11:14pm
» Read last comment
Attached by:
Attached by: AstroWill
AstroWill
in V8 Swap
Views: 329
Comments: 11
Date: Dec 21 '16
Time: 12:10am
» Read last comment
Sponsors
 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google Adsense [Bot] and 3 guests