MOPAR MAGIC

Raleigh, NC. 1989

OWNER: Gary Wiggins of Williamston, North Carolina

VEHICLE: 1986 Dodge Ram

ENGINE: Chrysler 440 cu.in.

CARBURETION: 2 Predators atop a Hampton 6-71 blower

HORSEPOWER: 850

TRANSMISSION: 727 Torgue Flite

RUNNING GEAR: 2 1/2 ton Rockwell transfer case, 5 ton Rockwell axles with Clark planetaries and Detriot lockers

TIRES: 73X44X32 inch Goodyear Terras

SUSPENSION: 20 Trailmaster shocks

FEATURES: chrome double roll bar, custom grill, and a side tilting bed

Trading Card

I took the next 9 shots in Raleigh, NC. 1989.

The next five I scanned from Power Trax Magazines.

I took these 2 pictures of my TV.

Picture taken off my TV. Picture taken off my TV.

I built this model for Gary Wiggins using the Dodge Ram monster and the Krusher models.

COST TO BUILD: $ 25.oo TIME TO BUILD: 45 hours SCALE: 1/25th

Features; Hand fabricated frame, side tilting bed, grill modified with wax, hood scoop was cut out and the hood rebuilt, engine mounted half way in the cab, cockpit built around engine, windshield and hood cut for engine intake. Completely hand painted.

Raleigh, NC. 1989

2 pictures up is the side of the real truck. One picture up is the hand painted side of my model.

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