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Mark Hicks Top/Sportsman Build Specifications

Body - Combination modified OEM Chevrolet steel and custom produced, one of a kind fiberglass - Steel roof and modified rear quarter panels. Custom molded fiberglass hood, fenders, doors and combination fiberglass/Lexan tonneau cover. Front fenders narrowed 2-1/2" and vertically sectioned 3-1/2".

Paint -
Planet Color custom paint and finishes. Body is sealed with Spectra Seal P30W Sealer tinted Orange for better color coverage. Base coated with Silver Nugget base tinted with PCLD3 electric dye concentrate Tangerine - 3 coats. Top coated with PCB-74726 Mango Lite. Last coat mixed in PCFX1 Maple Crystal Fx for eye-catching effect - 6 coats. Clear coated with 7000 Appearance Plus Clear Coat - 3 coats. Flames and graphics laid out with flames done with PCLD1 Candy Apple Red dye in PCMC2 Mid Coat Mixing Clear. Re-clear with 7000 Appearance Plus Clear - 3 coats.

Engine -
540 cubic inch big block Chevrolet configuration, Merlin engine block, Brodix BB cylinder heads, MSD magneto, 14:71 Mooneyham supercharger, Enderle fuel injection and pump system with Enderle "Big and Ugly" injector hat.

Drivetrain - Bruno torque converter drive with Coan 8" converter, Lenco 4 speed transmission, Liberty shifter, Moser fabricated 9 inch Ford rear end housing with Moser spool and 40 spline gun-drilled axles.

Chassis -
Chrome Moly fabricated tube chassis by Gebhardt chassis, Strange engineering front struts and Strange front and rear disc brakes.

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