1972 Chevrolet K50 Blazer | Mothers Shine Awards

1972 Chevrolet K50 Blazer “The Bulldog”
Owner: Randall Robertson, Coeur d’Alene, ID
Builder: Rtech Fabrications, Coeur d’Alene, ID

Paint: Northstar 1972 Ochre and White
Painted by: Rtech Fabrications

Engine/Drivetrain: 550hp 12v Cummins 1300tq, Dynamite diesel stage 3 injectors, Bd diesel Superbee turbo kit, Comp cam, Ported and polished heads, High performance 47RH automatic transmission, Corporate 14-bolt axle with Lock Right locker, Dana 60, Front and rear slotted and drilled disc brakes, American force wheels, Toyo tires, Custom fabricated coil-over 4-link suspension front and rear, FOA (first overall) coil over shocks, Redhead steering gear box, Protected through and through by Amsoil lubricants

Highlights: Top part of windshield surrounds the only original Blazer part on the vehicle. Custom-built body from a 50-series truck donor vehicle, including a pickup bed. Original grille with custom CNC-machined mesh. Front clip modified from a 50 series truck, Rear flares custom-built to match front flares, Front & rear bumpers hand-made from cold-rolled steel. Warn winch selected for tonnage and style.

Headlights OLB OFFROAD LED, Custom AMP XL power running boards. In-house fabricated fuel cell out of quarter-inch 6061-T6 aluminum. Custom-fitted chrome from original pickup of the same year. Original Highlander Plaid interior. Custom-built with modern comfort and classic design. Non-invasive roll cage designed in-house for maximum interior space thanks to integrating into a-pillars, Dakota digital instruments.

This is Rotech Fabrications’ prototype vehicle for production. Drives like a brand new truck!