V-Belt Svelte
New from Rocky Hinge is this Street Drive SD1 V-belt front system for small- and big-block Chevy engines. CNC-machined from aircraft aluminum and polished to a mirror finish, the SD1 comes complete with a polished Weiand high-flow water pump, polished Sanden A/C compressor, polished Powermaster 105-amp alternator, polished GM Type-2 power steering pump, polished pulleys, Dayco belts, and stainless mounting hardware.

Rocky Hinge, Inc.
(888) 539-6295

Blast Off
Bowtie Bits has just released this show-quality chrome hood rocket set for '57 Chevy pickups. A very rare accessory normally found on Cameos, this set comes complete with hardware and template, and is made in the good ol' US of A.

Bowtie Bits Antique Truck Parts
(316) 941-9331

Back In Black
RideTech's new Black Series Shockwaves are designed around a quality steel-body, twin-tube, non-adjustable shock absorber, combined with quality Firestone bellows as an affordable option to their popular line of Shockwave products and is the easiest way to install air suspension in your vehicle. Fixed shock valving is designed to optimize ride quality while the OEM quality steel body yields years of reliable service. Designed specifically to fit OEM mounting locations or Strong Arm tubular control arms, the Black Series retains all the mounting and installation advantages of their original Master Series Shockwave.

(812) 481-4787

The look of the Pro's Pick aluminum tonneau cover is still the same, but the hinge assembly is new and improved. Their tonneau covers are now available with a new quick-release hinge that allows for easy removal without the use of tools, making cleaning or repairing your pickup bed a snap.

Pro's Pick
(800) 865-7366

Push-Button Programming
Classic Instruments' new SN74 Module makes it easy to precisely calibrate most all electronic speedometers with just a touch of a button. The module wires in-line between the transmission's pulse signal or ECM output and your speedometer head. It converts all known signals and includes an 8,000 ppm signal output to control your electronic cruise control. Simply push the button, drive a measured mile, and push the button again. The module mounts out of sight in any convenient location and the button switch is easily stashed behind your dash or removed after calibration is complete.

Classic Instruments
(800) 575-0461

Don't Stall
If the performance of a high-stall converter with the driveability of a low-stall converter is what you're looking for, then the PTGM18/258HS by Phoenix Transmission Products is the converter for you. With a flash stall speed of up to 3,200 rpm, it drives like a much tighter converter until you put your foot into it, then hang on! Combining a 10-inch, fully furnace-brazed bowl and turbine-hardened splines and drive hub with anti-ballooning technology, it has a fullsized 298mm heavy-duty clutch assembly and damper for solid, reliable lockup durability. It fits all 700-R4 and '93-98 4L60E transmissions without a removable bellhousing.

Phoenix Transmission Products
(817) 599-7680

Six Cylinder Love
Vintage Air has a new A/C bracket for the 216-, 235-, 261-cubic-inch Chevy and 270-cube GM six that mounts the Sanden 508 compressor and a GM-type alternator. A unique dual-drive uses separate belts to drive the alternator and compressor to deliver proper belt wrap for optimal accessory operation. The kit includes a brand-new dual groove replacement harmonic balancer as shown. Designed to clear most dual-carb manifolds and aftermarket headers, the new Steel-eez bracket is made of laser-cut, jig-welded 0.625-inch steel.

Vintage Air Inc.
(800) 862-6658

Royal Oil
The Fram Xtended Guard oil filter features a proprietary ultra-premium two-ply synthetic media that traps and holds more than two times the dirt of the leading economy filters' average. Reinforced with a metal screen that helps achieve uniform pleating for increased durability, the filter delivers up to 10,000 miles of engine protection. This advanced filtering media provides the highest capacity out of the Fram filter lineup while still allowing for excellent efficiency.


Remote Control
Southern Rods and Parts have added to their master cylinder lineup by adding this remote fill master cylinder kit. This all-new 1-inch bore master cylinder has 3/16-inch ports on both sides for easy plumbing and comes with heavy-duty hose, clamps, and a plastic reservoir to complete the kit.

Southern Rods and Parts
(800) 787-8763

All Keyed Up
Don't let a plain, unsightly ignition key ruin the good looks of your otherwise slick-looking dash. Watson's StreetWorks offers a classy billet key cover that fits the keys sold with the ignition switches they sell. The two-piece construction sandwiches around the original key head and pins together, yielding a custom, one-off detail without the price of custom machining, plus the machined finish allows for easy polishing.

Watson's StreetWorks
(860) 859-0513

Read All About It
In Automotive Bodywork and Rust Repair, veteran restorer Matt Joseph shows you the ins and outs of tackling both simple and difficult rust and metalwork projects. Selecting the proper tools for the job, common sense approaches to tasks, preparing and cleaning sheetmetal, section fabrications and repair patches, and welding options are just some of the topics covered.

CarTech Books
(800) 551-4754

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