1948 GMC Cab Over Truck - UPDATED

1948 GMC Cab Over Truck - UPDATED
Work begins on the new custom dash
Work continues on the custom dash
Custom designed dash, with gauge clusters
New aircon cluster and vents
Dash ready for the new air con cluster and vents to be installed
Aircon controls all tucked neatly away
Original Front Grill and guards
Strip down and modifications for new guards and front grill section
Modifications continue for the new front grill section
Front guards mocked up
New front guards mounted to accept new rims and tyres
Modifications to front guard to accept new front grill
Nearly there with the grill… a few minor gap adjustments to be made
New grill section in place
New guards and Front grill installed
New Electric Step Installed
Side Step and Electric Step placement – check the video in our video page.
New tray for the Truck, all custom built in house.
New Mounting plates for a winch in the custom tilt tray
Mocking up the rear fender location
Mocking up the rear fender location
Truck is now set up at its new ride height, the upper and lower access steps have now been modified, reinforced and now bolted in place. Starting to frame out the tool boxes that are underneath the tilt tray
Lowering of rear guards to suit the new large Alcoa wheels, re-radius the wheelarch and delete the fuel filler, giving it a nice low look but allowing for a great ride and driveability.
Tool Box and Hydraulic System framing all done ready to be skinned and hidden away behind custom sheet metal panels.
Guards, Tool boxes and cover panels for the left hand side are done and ready to be replicated on the right.

1948 GMC – This project is ongoing in the workshop it includes a total custom front including new guards, grill. An automatic electric step to assist entering the vehicle, total new custom dash, conversion to accept large diameter Alcoa truck rims and tyres. This build also includes an extended custom designed truck bed that is fully electrically tilt actuated to be able to accept a car.