Choose your color scheme:
The Vette Barn  
 
Go Back   The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic

Off Topic Off Topic - General non-Corvette related discussion.

User Tag List

Reply
 
Share Thread Tools
Old 08-17-2019, 07:29pm   #1
lspencer534
Dorkapottamus
Barn Stall Owner #52
Points: 192,121, Level: 100
Activity: 59.2%
 
lspencer534's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Here
Posts: 32,433
Thanks: 2,161
Thanked 19,633 Times in 6,625 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $9338254
Default Your opinion?

Click image for larger version

Name:	gtopickup.jpg
Views:	3
Size:	86.9 KB
ID:	30300
lspencer534 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to lspencer534 For This Useful Post:
Old 08-17-2019, 07:31pm   #2
MrPeabody
A Real Barner
Points: 54,853, Level: 100
Activity: 99.2%
 
MrPeabody's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Northern California
Posts: 30,410
Thanks: 11,810
Thanked 9,709 Times in 4,965 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2195339
Default

Okay with me. I like it when done to Chevelle station wagons, too.
MrPeabody is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2019, 09:59pm   #3
SQUIRMIN VERMIN 84
Barn Stall Owner #49
Points: 17,316, Level: 91
Activity: 31.8%
 
SQUIRMIN VERMIN 84's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: People's Kollektive of Seattle
Posts: 18,248
Thanks: 13,768
Thanked 3,168 Times in 1,712 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1023687
Default

I like it!!! Best of both!
SQUIRMIN VERMIN 84 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-17-2019, 10:59pm   #4
69camfrk
Barn Stall Owner #6969
NCM Supporter '11, '12,'17
Points: 46,684, Level: 100
Activity: 99.0%
 
69camfrk's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Somewhere in GA
Posts: 18,628
Thanks: 6,706
Thanked 7,971 Times in 3,668 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $1064417
Default

Seriously guys? It looks like a bag of smashed assholes with that front end. Fix it back to what it is supposed to be, and it will be a fine looking truck. Upon further observation, it is an obvious chop. I'm sure no square body Chebby's were harmed in the making of that photo.
69camfrk is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to 69camfrk For This Useful Post:
Old 08-18-2019, 09:16am   #5
04 commemorative
A Real Barner
Points: 35,587, Level: 100
Activity: 93.2%
 
04 commemorative's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Down the Shore,New Jersey
Posts: 8,332
Thanks: 1,262
Thanked 2,749 Times in 1,507 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $100039048
Default

It's ok.....I wouldn't want it but cool to look at
04 commemorative is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 09:20am   #6
Norm
Barn Stall Owner #1776
NCM Supporter '11,'12,'13,'14,'15,'16,'17,'19
Bantayan Kids '13,'17
Points: 48,367, Level: 100
Activity: 29.8%
 
Norm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Delmarva
Posts: 10,435
Thanks: 3,218
Thanked 7,814 Times in 2,634 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2002001962
Default

I kind of like it, but a photo chop it is, headlights way too big in comparison with rest of vehicle.
__________________
CnC JCS USA USN USMC USCG USAF USAR USNR USMCR USCGR USAFR ARNG ANG USPHS NOAA USMM AUS CSA Police/Fire/EMS/EMT
Thank You For Your Service
The ultimate participation ribbon

Norm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 10:04am   #7
snide
Barn Raising II,III
NCM Supporter '13
Bantayan Kids '17
Points: 91,017, Level: 100
Activity: 99.6%
 
snide's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: I could never live there.
Posts: 52,590
Thanks: 26,739
Thanked 10,586 Times in 5,509 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $119006022
Default

Obvious chop is obvious.
snide is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 11:56am   #8
aerovette
Chief Electrician
Barn Stall Owner #7734

Bantayan Kids '15
Points: 37,982, Level: 100
Activity: 25.0%
 
aerovette's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: South of insanity
Posts: 15,862
Thanks: 5,331
Thanked 6,559 Times in 3,055 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $290264
Default

The transition from truck fender shape to GTO headlight and fender peak would be horrible in reality and they chopped it right out of this pic.

That being said, I may drag out my old model car repository and see if I could make this work.
aerovette is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 11:59am   #9
bill_daniels
Barn Stall Owner #90125
NCM Supporter '19
Points: 98,728, Level: 100
Activity: 99.7%
 
bill_daniels's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Houston, Tejas, Estados Unidos
Posts: 39,051
Thanks: 10,859
Thanked 14,273 Times in 7,466 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $2606655
Default

I just calculate what it would take to put the correct front clip and hood back on the truck. Also, you'd have to fix the roof to get those cab corner lights off, and find more appropriate wheels. OEM, or period correct American Racing outlaws would be my choice.
bill_daniels is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 02:00pm   #10
Mike Mercury
Chief Meat Gazer
Charter Member
Barn Stall Owner #98
Barn Raising II,III,IV
Points: 94,264, Level: 100
Activity: 99.1%
 
Mike Mercury's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Ohio
Posts: 31,517
Thanks: 10,351
Thanked 18,546 Times in 7,478 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $5122303
Default

"Little GTO... Little GTO,

that's all the words I know...

Little GTO"
Mike Mercury is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 06:38pm   #11
JRD77VET
Barn Stall Owner #327
NCM Supporter '16,'17,'19
Bantayan Kids '13,'14,'15,'17
GTMS 18
Points: 75,576, Level: 100
Activity: 99.3%
 
JRD77VET's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Zionsville,PA
Posts: 37,781
Thanks: 17,909
Thanked 14,035 Times in 6,350 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $5968656
Default

Just happy it's a chop.
JRD77VET is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-18-2019, 07:23pm   #12
MEANZ06
A Real Barner
Points: 35,155, Level: 100
Activity: 30.6%
 
MEANZ06's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Left coast Beaches
Posts: 10,572
Thanks: 2,391
Thanked 2,686 Times in 1,309 Posts
Gameroom Barn Bucks: $4634167
Default

I like the rim/tire set up
MEANZ06 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

The Vette Barn > Off Topic/Babes/Other > Off Topic


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:09am.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2009 - 2019 The Vette Barn


Support the Barn:
 
Download the Mobile App;
 
Follow us on Facebook:

Become a Stall Owner

 

Apple iOS App        Google Android App

 

Visit our Facebook page