Filtered by tag ('kustom car')

'67 Toyota Crown Ute - another air ride bagged project

 by kustombitz on 01 Apr 2021 |
No Comment
The Toyota Crown ute is progressing along, the body is fitting the modified original chassis and this is how it will look when it's dropped ... I think it has the right stance ... The framing you can see is holding the upper body together as the floor and lower sections are rusted away and have been cut out, then to be completely refabbed by us.  The frame allows us to lift the body on and off as we please during this stage.

1940 Ford Coupe chassis BBC 454 L80E 9" and air ride

 by kustombitz on 01 Apr 2021 |
No Comment
Kustom Bitz just completed a 35-41 chassis, stepped up at the rear and a reversed centre X member allow this chassis to sit 40mm off the deck. It runs a Rod Tech IFS, big block chevy and L80E auto, a 9 inch diff with floating hubs, all on modified original rails. Kustom Bitz has developed our own boxing plates that suit the original rails near on perfectly. Original Ford rails are curved from front to back there are no straight sections, so to get something that fits right we had to jig the chassis up and map them out.  This is what we do, when it just needs to be done right to make it a well engineered car.  This allowed us to make a nice transistion for a high step at the rear. We have designed in 6 inches of travel at the back, so this car can have a normal, almost stock ride height then dumped to the max when parked.

351 Windsor Engine Swap - 49-50 Ford Mercury

 by kustombitz on 12 Dec 2016 |
No Comment
This pic shows the competed engine swap before the front sheet metal went on.  Customer was after a factory looking engine swap as if Ford intended the 351 Windsor was always ment to be there.  We built a torque monster roller cammed 351W driving a C10 Auto and 31 spline locker 9" diff.  Custom fabricated Tri-y headers stepping up at every transition to 3" to maximise scavenging and mid range torque then exiting through a 2.5" sports twin system with H pipe.  It sounded tough and was exciting to drive.

Hinged bonnet for a Morris J Type van and custom sheet metal lower panel

 by kustombitz on 11 May 2016 |
No Comment
The bonnet on a Morris J Type use dzues style fasteners, so it comes completely off.  They can be problematic, the paint chips around them and not to mention if the bonnet falls over and dents while its off.  So Kustom Bitz has, as part of our restoration of this old J type, made the bonnet hindge.  A custom made bonnet frame was made and the original bonnet skin was repaired and attached to our new bonnet frame.  This also meant a custom lower front panel had to be made also because of the bonnet shape, to allow it to open into a slight recess.  More pics can be found by following our Facebook page. 

1949 - 1950 Ford Mercury brake pedal conversion for underfloor booster and master cylinder

 by kustombitz on 11 May 2016 |
2 Comment(s)
Here is a custom brake pedal conversion Kustom Bitz did on this 1949 - 50 model Ford Mercury brake pedal pivot to enable the stock brake pedal to push backwards to an underfloor mounted 8" brake booster and master cylinder for a 4 wheel disc brake conversion.  It uses proper soft metal bushes and an adjustable push rod and clevis, and it uses the stock Ford mounting holes in the chassis.

Custom 4 bar differential mounts, designed and made to suit custom applications

 by kustombitz on 04 May 2016 |
No Comment
Shown here is a 4 bar brackets I have designed to locate a 9inch diff with coil over shocks on the rear end of a lowered 1969 - 72 model F100. I use big rubber bushes oversize 4 bar tubes and utilise the leaf spring forward mounts to keep chassis modifications limited to the rear end notch for diff clearance. I will post some more pics of the finished set up soon, it has worked a treat. Kustom Bitz can custom make 4 bars to suit any application. All custom work is done at an hourly rate.

Your basket is empty
Currency
There is More to see
Keyboard page down or scroll bar on right of screen to view more product, text & pictures.
Please click here to sign in or register.
We accept Pay Pal

About Secure Payment

Gift Certificates

TRADE & DEALER inquiries welcome
All our bolt kits are available for resale. We can tailor & package a bolt kit in Polished Stainless or high tensile steel to your requirements in small or large quantities.
 
#1 Bulk stocker & supplier to the trade, & retail outlets, of AussieSpeed Products

 

Product Photos
All Kustom Bitz web site product photos are of the actual part and not a studio enhanced up image. We keep it real.
Mobile Phone Scan Code

 
KustomBitz
Contact Details

 
Kustom Bitz
Address Details