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#563485 - May 20th 2012 9:42 am Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: April 14th 2003 12:00 pm
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The body color green trim looks SWEET.
Yes this van is a total sleeper.

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#563509 - May 20th 2012 11:55 am Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: May 09th 2006 12:00 pm
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Freakin Sweet! I wanna ride in it! The dash accents and seat bases look perfect in there. Great Job!
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#563540 - May 20th 2012 5:22 pm Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: March 28th 2010 5:48 am
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Yes, the dash looks cool! The detail work is very nicely done. Great job!

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#563586 - May 20th 2012 10:35 pm Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: March 25th 2010 3:52 pm
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Loc: BALTIMORE ,MD
VERY NICE RACING VAN,WE NEED MORE PEOPLE BUILDING THESE TYPE OF RADICAL HOTRODVAN!!! THIS VAN IS BADASS!!! KEEP UP THE HARD WORK.R U PLANNING ON DOING ANY METALWORK ON THE OUT SIDE BODY???????
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#563649 - May 21st 2012 8:10 am Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Loc: Smoky Mountains Tennessee
The van inside and out looks great man!! super sweet!
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#563978 - May 22nd 2012 10:04 am Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: February 25th 2011 10:05 pm
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Loc: Michigan
Thanks everyone

Really happy with how the interior turned out. Its first car show will be Sat, should be fun.

leanmachine: Brian, I was into shaving & smoothing my 85 pro street Astro, this one, I like the kinda stock sleeper look.
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#564045 - May 22nd 2012 1:36 pm Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: May 09th 2006 12:00 pm
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Loc: Springfield, Illinois
I think the sleeper vibe went out the window with the 15 inch wide rear tires lol Looks badass nonetheless, i'd sure take it to the grocery store!
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#564083 - May 22nd 2012 3:49 pm Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: draggnastro]
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Registered: February 25th 2011 10:05 pm
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dragnastro: Actually the back tires are 33 inches tall and 21.5 wide with 16.6 inches of tread, but I know what you are saying.
To me it still looks kinda of stock. My friends have or have had pro street cars with big hood scoops, motor sticking thru the hood, big superchargers with dual carbs, wild paint jobs, aftermarket gauges & shifter amd old muscle cars.
It is badass for being an Astro van, but it is really mild compared to the pro street cars I usually see.
Dont get me wrong, I love my Asto. I can leave it just like it is, dont have to worry about seeing another one like it.
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#564087 - May 22nd 2012 4:18 pm Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Nasty lil' Astro... Well done...

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#564738 - May 25th 2012 1:33 pm Re: Winter project, tubbing my 98 Astro [Re: badassastro]
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Registered: February 25th 2011 10:05 pm
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Loc: Michigan
Thank you Beast_Lee
Did some more interior work. Previous owner cut out some of the very rear headliner that hung down, used Astro to haul flat track bikes. Instead of replacing the headliner, we bend up some aluminum to fix the gap and painted to match.
Before:

After:


Cleaned it up and tokk some better pictures


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