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Old 12-23-2013, 01:37 PM   #1
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After seeing the Orphan parts sticky, it got me thinking.

After purchasing my 63 SWC a few weeks ago, I was wondering how to go about looking for the original block. I am sure it is long gone...but, you never know. It has the original T-10 trans case and a correct rear date code, but I have no info on the whereabouts of the original block.

I know you can get the block with correct date codes and stamp the VIN, but I am not about that. It has a good running 327 in it that is dressed in correct attire to replicate the one it was born with, but if it were out there I would certainly be inclined to tracking it down.

Any info on where I could start sifting thru the hay???
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Try the Sting Ray Registry, back track ownership if you have any past info, put the vin into Google.
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