HILE THE ENGINEERS
AT CHEVY NORMALLY HAVE OUR RESPECT AND ADMIRATION, THE GUY WHO THOUGHT
THAT PUTTING THE FUEL TANK IN THE CAB WAS A GOOD IDEA SHOULD BE SMACKED UPSIDE
THE HEAD. AS MUCH AS WE LIKE TO SNIFF GAS FUMES, IT'S THE CHANCE OF
IMMOLATION THAT HAS US WORRIED.
Luckily, the folks at Early Classic
Enterprises have taken the initiative and produced this stainless steel tank
that is designed to sit between the rear frame rails. Early Classic offers the
highest quality, American-made tank that carries a full 23 gallons of high
The tank is constructed from heavy 14-gauge stainless steel and is
much less prone to tearing, cracking and punctures than aluminum. Another plus
of the Early Classic unit is that the tank is engineered to accept an in-tank
fuel pump for fuel-injected applications or run with a factory external pump.
It features internal baffling and includes an electric sending unit, as well as
all necessary mounting hardware.
Early Classic Enterprises is based in
Fresno, California, and is owned and operated by Dave Clark. Since its opening
in 1993, Clark has specialized in parts for the '60-'72 Chevy and GMC trucks.
In that time, he has turned Early Classic into one of the nation's premier
manufacturers and distributors for parts for lovers of classic Chevys. Be they
suspension, body or specialty, chances are Early Classic has the part you