F A C T S & F I G U R E S
Glenn Kramer
Glendale, Arizona
1932 Ford pickup
Frame/Manufacturer Wooden mock up by Glenn Kramer. 2x4 steel fabrication by Dave
and Doug at Sweet Components (Glendale, AZ)
Wheelbase 108”
Modifications 2x4 square tubing, pie-cut 1” from firewall to grille shell with 9 1/2”
tapered kick-up. 13 1/2” rear kick-up. Suicide front cross member.
Framerails are angle notched for front and rear axles clearance.
Square tubing crossmembers with drop out trans mount
Chassis plumbing Basic brake lines
Rearend / Ratio 3.0 to 1 Ford Fairmount 9”
Front Suspension Super Bell (Peculiar, MO) 4” dropped tube axle, ’32 Ford Spring
with P&J (Peculiar, MO) shorty shocks
Master Cylinder ’68 Mustang
Steering Box Vega
Brakes Front Magnum discs / Rear ’76 Ford Fairmont drums
Pedal assembly ’20 Buick gas pedal, ’32 Ford brake pedal
Wheel Covers ’57 Buick with bullet centers
Wheel make and size 15x5 Ford Steel
Front tire make and size Firestone 6.70x15 whitewalls
Rear tire make and size Firestone 8.90x15 whitewalls
Gas Tank Custom by Dave’s Gas Tanks (Phoenix, AZ)
Make Chevrolet Vortec
Displacement 305ci
Radiator Custom by Doug at Sweet Components
Manifold / Induction Offenhauser 3x2 Rochester 2C carburetors
Ignition / Wires Chevy 283 distributor case with Petronics internals.
Headers/Mufflers Chevrolet ram’s-horns ground smooth with VHT paint. Mufflers 23” Smithy’s
Accessories 283 OEM valve covers
Make Chevrolet 350
Driveshaft Custom by Dicks Driveline Service (Phoenix, AZ)
Body Style / Material 1932 Ford / steel
Body Manufacturer Ford
Body Mods Stock body with a 1931 Ford sedan firewall with outer edges
spread to fit the ’32 cowl opening by the owner
Grille 1933 Ford commercial
Body Work Patch panels as needed. Stock length 1931 Ford truck bed.
Scratch built tapered splash aprons to cover the rear framerails by owner
Paint type / Color PPG tint black with flattener, PPG satin clear coat by Glen Bolz & crew;
pin stripes & door logo art work & paint by Rob Olin Designs
Headlights / Taillights 1934 Ford Commercial / ’33-36 Ford commercial
Rear bumper Custom nerf bar by owner
Dashboard 1932 Ford
Insert / Gauges Auto Meter (Sycamore, IL) white faced gauges
Climate control Cowl vent
Wiring Haywire (Joplin, MO)
Steering wheel 1940 Ford
Steering column 1940 Ford Column shift modified to operate the turbo 350
Upholstery Glenn Kramer, Hot Rod Interiors (Glendale, AZ)
Material / Color Leather / Spice and Ivory
Carpet Tan Gold loop pile carpet