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PostSubject: Poverty caps-can you tell the year?   Tue Apr 27, 2010 2:00 pm

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PostSubject: Re: Poverty caps-can you tell the year?   Wed Apr 28, 2010 3:57 pm

Those first ones are early ones. Not sure what year but I would guess 55-57ish. They might be 58-60, IDK but I do know they're pre 61. I picked up 2 of those at the local swap meet last weekend for $20.

Ok after looking at the second link, those might be the 55-57 ones like he says and the first set might be 58-60.

You'll have to make sure you have the correct wheels with the 3 little slots for the clips. The clips can be bought new from Fusick Oldsmobile parts for $4.50 each and they're the 48-52 clips. You'll see them on their site or in their catalog.

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PostSubject: Re: Poverty caps-can you tell the year?   Wed Apr 28, 2010 4:05 pm



There is one that I bought at the swap meet. The wheel is a '49 Pontiac wheel which is a 15" instead of the 57+ 14" wheels

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PostSubject: Re: Poverty caps-can you tell the year?   Wed Apr 28, 2010 5:36 pm

Ok, someone from PY said the caps I picked up are '59

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PostSubject: Re: Poverty caps-can you tell the year?   Wed Apr 28, 2010 6:14 pm

Thanks a ton for the response-I just bought the wagon so the questions will probably be coming fairly regularly for the next while..sorry!
I will be going to the scarebird disc setup (the booster/master cyl. question will be next)and running later 15' rims-any chance these caps would fit with the mentioned clips?
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PostSubject: Re: Poverty caps-can you tell the year?   Wed Apr 28, 2010 6:22 pm

PY is performance years.

You'll have to machine the slots for the clips in the wheels since they won't have the correct clips

The wheel I posted is a 49 Pontiac 15" wheel so it should clear your brakes if you can find a set of those

A wagon with the poverty caps would be killer

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