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  • Plain 1946-1953 Flathead Alternator Bracket
    Plain 1946-1953 Flathead Alternator Bracket
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    Just because you've got a vintage Flathead Ford V8 in your ride doesn't mean you're stuck with the antiquated charging system. Switching to a tried-and-true GM 1-wire alternator is a great upgrade for any Flathead-equipped vehicle with a 12-volt electrical system.

    • Bracket fits 1946-1953 V-8 engines
    • Heavy-duty steel construction
    • Can easily be painted to match your engine
    • Designed to work with the two narrow-belt drive system typical of late '50-'53 Ford/Mercury passenger cars
    • Will not work with single wide belts unless the alternator is modified (see Notes)

    Mounting Guide (Link)

  • Chrome Universal Alternator Bracket Arm
    Chrome Universal Alternator Bracket Arm
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    Chrome plated steel arm can be shortened and redrilled for specific application.

    • 13-1/4" from bottom mount hole to max adjustment
    • 10-5/8" from bottom mount hole to min adjustment

     

  • Small Block Chevy Upper Alternator Bracket, Plain
    Small Block Chevy Upper Alternator Bracket, Plain
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    Positions alternator just above the intake, between passenger side valve cover and water outlet. Designed to mount GM "Delco" alternators on S/B Chevy V8 using '55-'68 short style water pumps.

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

    916-67899 Instructions (PDF)

  • Small Block Chevy Chrome Alternator Base Brackets
    Small Block Chevy Chrome Alternator Base Brackets
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    Late 1950's and early 1960's S/B Chevys had the generator attached to the left exhaust manifold. With headers installed, our brackets are needed to reattach your generator/alternator. Bracket base attaches at #1 cylinder exhaust port and works in conjunction with slide bracket 720-9008.

    • Chrome plated steel
    • Requires slide bracket 720-9008
    • Mounts to driver side of engine
    • Not for use with stock exhaust manifolds
    • For '55-'68 S/B Chevy w/short water pumps

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

  • Small Block Chevy Alternator Slide Bracket
    Small Block Chevy Alternator Slide Bracket
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    Late 1950's and early 1960's S/B Chevys had the generator attached to the left exhaust manifold. With headers installed, our brackets are needed to reattach your alternator. Slide bracket attaches at #1 cylinder exhaust port and works in conjunction with base bracket 720-9254.

    • Chrome plated steel
    • Requires base bracket 720-9254 & arm 910-67850
    • Mounts to driver side of engine
    • Not for use with original generators 
    • For '55-'68 S/B Chevy w/short water pumps

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

  • Small Block Chevy Upper Alternator Bracket, Chrome
    Small Block Chevy Upper Alternator Bracket, Chrome
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    Positions alternator just above the intake, between passenger side valve cover and water outlet. Designed to mount GM "Delco" alternators on S/B Chevy V8 using '55-'68 short style water pumps.

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

    916-67905 Instructions (PDF)

  • Small Block Chevy Low Mount Alternator Bracket, Chrome
    Small Block Chevy Low Mount Alternator Bracket, Chrome
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    These low mount alternator brackets mount common Delco alternators below the frost plug at the left front corner (driver's side) of your small block Chevy using bolt holes next to the timing cover. They are ideal for custom builds, street rods, and tube chassis cars that do not have power steering and work with short ('55-'68 S/B Chevy) water pumps. These brackets will support a standard full-size GM alternator which is sold separately.  Includes bracket, bolts and spacers. 

    • Mounts common Delco alternators below frost plug
    • Left front corner (driver's side) of engine
    • Bolt holes next to the timing cover
    • Includes bracket, bolts and spacers
    • For:
      • small block Chevy
      • 1955-1968 short water pumps

    Note: Watch for steering box clearance!

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

  • Small Block Chevy Lower Alternator Bracket, Plain
    Small Block Chevy Lower Alternator Bracket, Plain
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    Mounts GM "Delco" style alternators beside oil pan at left front corner of your small block Chevy V8. Works with the short ('55-'68) water pump. Includes bracket and spacer.

    Note: Watch for steering box clearance!

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

  • Small Block Chevy Low Mount Alternator Bracket, Plain
    Small Block Chevy Low Mount Alternator Bracket, Plain
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    These low mount alternator brackets mount common Delco alternators below the frost plug at the left front corner (driver's side) of your small block Chevy using bolt holes next to the timing cover. They are ideal for custom builds, street rods, and tube chassis cars that do not have power steering and work with short ('55-'68 S/B Chevy) water pumps. These brackets will support a standard full-size GM alternator which is sold separately.  Includes bracket, bolts and spacers. 

    • Mounts common Delco alternators below frost plug
    • Left front corner (driver's side) of engine
    • Bolt holes next to the timing cover
    • Includes bracket, bolts and spacers
    • For:
      • small block Chevy
      • 1955-1968 short water pumps

    Note: Watch for steering box clearance!

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

  • Plain 1938-1945 Flathead Alternator Bracket
    Plain 1938-1945 Flathead Alternator Bracket
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    If you're converting your Flathead-powered car or truck to a 12-volt electrical system, you'll need a modern alternator for proper charging. This bracket mounts the ever-popular GM 1-wire alternator to a 1938-1945 Flathead Ford V8. The plain steel bracket can easily be painted to match your engine.

    • Center mounts GM SI-style alternators
    • Must use with the single 5/8" wide belt
    • Must use with the early "short" water pumps

    Mounting Guide (Link)

  • Bills Hot Rod Co. Power Steering Pump Brackets for Small Block Chevy
    Bills Hot Rod Co. Power Steering Pump Brackets for Small Block Chevy
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    Fabricated from 1/4" mild steel with stainless/chrome Allen head hardware. Simple installation; all brackets are pre-assembled. Drilling or tapping is not required. Attaches to the lower left front of the block using the two lower bolt holes located by the timing cover (the old front motor mount holes). The adjusting arm mounts to the lower water pump hole.

    • Mounts low on driver's side
    • Two positions for superior adjustability 
    • Works with short or long style water pumps
    • Use with GM Saginaw pumps with attached reservoir, "type 1" p.s. pumps
    • Works with stock steel or aluminum aftermarket pulleys
    • Choose black or chrome finish

    Power Steering Tech Questions/Tips (Link)

    Power Steering Application Tech Questions/Tips (Link)

  • Bills Hot Rod Co. Sanden or Sankyo 508 AC Brackets
    Bills Hot Rod Co. Sanden or Sankyo 508 AC Brackets
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    For S/B Chevy with short water pump. Fabricated from mild steel, with all stainless fasteners. Accepts Sanden or Sankyo #508 air conditioner unit.

    Simple installation. Attaches to accessory bolt holes on front face of head. Available in black or chrome.

     

     S/B Chevy Alternator Bracket Illustration

  • Bills Hot Rod Co. Big Block Chevy Power Steering Brackets
    Bills Hot Rod Co. Big Block Chevy Power Steering Brackets
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    Fabricated from 1/4" mild steel with stainless/chrome Allen head hardware. Simple installation; all brackets are pre-assembled. Drilling or tapping is not required. Attaches to the lower left front of the block using the two lower bolt holes located by the timing cover (the old front motor mount holes). The adjusting arm mounts to the lower water pump hole. Accepts stock GM Saginaw power steering pumps with attached reservoir.

    Available in chrome or black painted.

  • Garage Sale - Small Block Chevy Inboard A/C Bracket
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - Small Block Chevy Inboard A/C Bracket
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    We all know what a pain it is to come up with a pulley, bracket, and belt combination to work on your small block Chevy engine. We have pre-engineered our polished billet aluminum brackets to make this a simple installation. 

    Inboard (high) mount brackets for early cars.



    Note: S/B Chevy, short style water pump only.

     

    This bracket is garage sale priced because it has been test fit and returned.  This one is missing some of the hardware, what you see is what you get. 

    NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS  

  • Small Block Chevy Outboard Alternator Bracket
    Small Block Chevy Outboard Alternator Bracket
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    We all know what a pain it is to come up with a pulley, bracket, and belt combination to work on your small block Chevy engine. We have pre-engineered our package to include the nuts, bolts, and polished billet aluminum brackets to make this a simple installation.

     

    Outboard mount for fat fendered cars.


    Note: S/B Chevy, short style water pump only.  Not to be used in conjunction with power steering due to belt interference with the power steering pump.  

  • Small Block Chevy Black Alternator Bracket
    Small Block Chevy Black Alternator Bracket
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    These rugged, hi-tech aluminum alternator brackets feature a painted black finish. They attach to front of cylinder head of any Small Block Chevy with a short water pump. Mounting hardware is included.

    • Rugged, hi-tech aluminum bracket with a painted black finish.
    • Attaches to front of cylinder head of Small Block Chevy.
    • Mounting hardware included
    • Fully adjustable
    • For use with short water pump 
  • Chrome 1938-1945 Flathead Alternator Bracket
    Chrome 1938-1945 Flathead Alternator Bracket
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    If you're converting your Flathead-powered car or truck to a 12-volt electrical system, you'll need a modern alternator for proper charging. This bracket mounts the ever-popular GM 1-wire alternator to a 1938-1945 Flathead Ford V8. Features a deep chrome plating that is sure to last.

    • Center mounts GM SI-style alternators
    • Must use with the single 5/8" wide belt
    • Must use with the early "short" water pumps

    Mounting Guide (Link)

  • Garage Sale - F-Body LS1 High Mount Alternator Relocation Bracket
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - F-Body LS1 High Mount Alternator Relocation Bracket
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    This alternator bracket is garage sale priced because it has been bolted on and returned.  Bracket and hardware only, does not include belt, what you see is what you get.

     NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS   

    f you want to get rid of your power steering and move the alternator up to the driver side head, this is the bracket for you. It allows you to retain your original F-body or Vortec Truck V8 alternator, balancer, A/C bracket and compressor.

    Includes a billet aluminum bracket and hardware.

     

     

  • Garage Sale - SBC Outboard A/C Bracket Only
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - SBC Outboard A/C Bracket Only
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    We all know what a pain it is to come up with a pulley, bracket, and belt combination to work on your small block Chevy engine. We have pre-engineered our polished billet aluminum brackets to make this a simple installation. 

    Outboard mount for fat fendered cars.


    Note: S/B Chevy, short style water pump only.

     

    This item is garage sale priced because it has been installed. 

     

    NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS 

  • Big Block Chevy Lower Alternator Bracket, Chrome
    Big Block Chevy Lower Alternator Bracket, Chrome
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    Chrome plated steel bracket mounts Delco alternators beside oil pan at left front corner (driver side) of 396-454 big block Chevy V8s. Uses early front motor mount holes.

    • Works with the short water pump
    • Will NOT work with Speedway T-Bucket frames (too narrow)
    • Measures 10.3" to 12.3" from centerline of crankshaft to outside edge of alternator
  • Offenhauser 1093 37-48 Flathead Drve Side Head Mount Generator Bracket
    Offenhauser 1093 37-48 Flathead Drve Side Head Mount Generator Bracket
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    These cast aluminum brackets for 1937-1948 Flathead Ford V-8 relocate your generator above the cylinder head to make room for multi-carb manifolds, air cleaners, etc. Must be used with stud kit 916-67912.

     

    • Bolt Boss Thickness:  1-1/4"
    • Inside Width:  2-1/2"
    Note: This bracket is designed to mount an original stock 6V generator, but it could also be used with a bracket such as 916-67908 or 916-67907 to mount a GM 1-wire alternator.

    Cylinder Head Mount Chart (Link)

     

  • Small Block Chevy Outboard Bracket Kit
    $199.99
    $219.99
    New
    Small Block Chevy Outboard Bracket Kit
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    We all know what a pain it is to come up with a pulley, bracket, and belt combination to work on your small block Chevy engine. We have pre-engineered our package to include the nuts, bolts, and polished billet aluminum brackets to make this a simple installation.

    Outboard mount for fat fendered cars.

  • 1965-68 B/B Chevy Alternator Bracket
    1965-68 B/B Chevy Alternator Bracket
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                    For 1965-68 B/B Chevy with short water pump. Mounts alternator on driver's side.    
            
  • Small Block Chevy Inboard Alternator Bracket
    Small Block Chevy Inboard Alternator Bracket
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                We all know what a pain it is to come up with a pulley, bracket, and belt combination to work on your small block Chevy engine. We have pre-engineered our package to include the nuts, bolts, and polished billet aluminum brackets to make this a simple installation.

    Inboard (high) mount brackets for early cars, meaning it will place the alternator up high between the intake manifold and valve cover. Mounts the alternator on the driver's side.


    Note: S/B Chevy, short style water pump only.
  • 1954-1962 Ford Car Y-Block Alternator Bracket
    1954-1962 Ford Car Y-Block Alternator Bracket
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    These steel Ford Y-Block car alternator brackets mount in the same location that the generator did, but allows you to run the common GM Delco style alternator. You should even be able to run the same belt length as the original.

  • 1999-06 Vortec LS High Mount Alternator Bracket
    1999-06 Vortec LS High Mount Alternator Bracket
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    If you want to get rid of your power steering and move the alternator up to the driver side head, this is the bracket for you. It allows you to retain an original Vortec truck alternator, balancer, A/C bracket and compressor.

    Includes a billet aluminum bracket, belt and hardware.

  • Garage Sale - Total Performance SBC Upper Alternator Mount
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - Total Performance SBC Upper Alternator Mount
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    Plain steel arm can be shortened and redrilled for specific application. Desgined for 3/8" hardware with a 2-3/4" adjustment slot. Bracket is 11-1/4" in total length.

     

    This is garage sale priced because it has been discontinued.

     

    NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS 

  • Garage Sale - Edelbrock 1146 1949-53 Flathead Offset Generator Bracket
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - Edelbrock 1146 1949-53 Flathead Offset Generator Bracket
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    This item is garage sale priced because it's not in the original packaging.

     

    **NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS**

     

    This bracket offsets the generator to the passenger side (RH) on '49-'53 Ford Flathead V8s. A special water neck is included that helps to re-route the hose around the relocated generator. This bracket only fits a stock Ford generator, NOT a Powegen.

    Fits most intakes.

    325-1146 Instructions (PDF) 

  • Garage Sale - Small Block Chevy Upper Alternator Bracket, Stainless
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - Small Block Chevy Upper Alternator Bracket, Stainless
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    Positions alternator just above the intake, between passenger side valve cover and water outlet. Designed to mount GM "Delco" alternators on S/B Chevy V8 using '55-'68 short style water pumps.

    Alternator Bracket Illustration (GIF)

    916-67899 Instructions (PDF)

     

    This bracket is garage sale priced because it has been bolted on and returned. 

     

    NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS 

  • Garage Sale - Offenhauser 1096 49-53 Flathead Offset Generator Bracket, Driver Side
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - Offenhauser 1096 49-53 Flathead Offset Generator Bracket, Driver Side
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    This is garage sale priced because it is dirty.

    NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS   

     

    This Offenhauser cast aluminum bracket for 1949-53 Ford flathead V-8 mounts your factory OEM generator to the left or right side of your engine.     

    Generator Mount Chart (Link)

    Application

    • 1949-1953 Ford 8BA Flathead V-8
    • 1949-1953 Mercury 8CM Flathead V-8

     

  • 1969-1975 Small Block Chevy Alternator Brace
    1969-1975 Small Block Chevy Alternator Brace
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                1969-1975 Small Block Chevy with long water pump, top brackets bolt to water neck. Chrome plated.
            
  • Chrome 1946-1953 Flathead Alternator Bracket
    Chrome 1946-1953 Flathead Alternator Bracket
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    Just because you've got a vintage Flathead Ford V8 in your ride doesn't mean you're stuck with the antiquated charging system. Switching to a tried-and-true GM 1-wire alternator is a great upgrade for any Flathead-equipped vehicle with a 12-volt electrical system.

    • Bracket fits 1946-1953 V-8 engines
    • Heavy-duty steel construction w/ chrome plating
    • Designed to work with the two narrow-belt drive system typical of late '50-'53 Ford/Mercury passenger cars
    • Will not work with single wide belts unless the alternator is modified (see Notes)

    Mounting Guide (Link)

  • 1976-1986 Small Block Chevy OEM Alternator Brace
    1976-1986 Small Block Chevy OEM Alternator Brace
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                For 1976-1986 Small Block Chevy with long water pump, top and bottom brackets. Top bolts to intake manifold. Chrome plated.
            
  • Ford 289-302 Chrome OEM Alternator Brackets
    Ford 289-302 Chrome OEM Alternator Brackets
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    These '65-'73 OEM-style alternator brackets feature a brilliant chrome plating which will help dress up your engine bay. Fits Small Block Ford 289 and 302 (not 351W).

    Note: These brackets will not fit the 351W which has a taller deck height than the 289-302 engines.

  • Garage Sale - Bills Hot Rod Co AC/Alternator/Power Steering Brackets
    Garage Sale
    Garage Sale - Bills Hot Rod Co AC/Alternator/Power Steering Brackets
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    Works with a short water pump application only.

     

    This item is garage sale priced because it has been installed.

     

    NO WARRANTY, NO RETURNS ON GARAGE SALE ITEMS 

  • 1954-1964 Ford Pickup Y-Block Alternator Bracket
    1954-1964 Ford Pickup Y-Block Alternator Bracket
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    These steel Ford Y-Block alternator brackets mount in the same location that the generator did, but allows you to run the common GM Delco style alternator. You should even be able to run the same belt length as the original.

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