Go Back   The Supercar Registry > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 25 of 449
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: firstgenaddict
Forum: Yenko Chevrolet 08-18-2022, 05:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,088
Posted By firstgenaddict
The paint condition on the Blue one appears to be...

The paint condition on the Blue one appears to be as nice as the paint on the Daytona Yellow one.

10+ years ago Dave had a yellow 69 quarter panel with a Yenko stripe on it hanging in his garage....
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-30-2022, 08:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 942
Posted By firstgenaddict
I would also recommend the AMSOIL break in oil. ...

I would also recommend the AMSOIL break in oil.
I use it in ALL BRAND NEW REBUILT ENGINES with flat tappets.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-20-2022, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,731
Posted By firstgenaddict
With a quick coat of white paint... At about 2...

With a quick coat of white paint...
At about 2 hours plus materials... $350 oil filter. lol
Forum: Sponsors Forum 04-17-2022, 07:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,132
Posted By firstgenaddict
I agree the systems are spot on, fit like a...

I agree the systems are spot on, fit like a glove, and eric is easy to deal with.


On a side note...
The 66 GTO system did you enhance the weld on the gardner resonator? The weld appears...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-17-2022, 06:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,731
Posted By firstgenaddict
Yes sir... I have a sticker from PARTS PLACE...

Yes sir... I have a sticker from PARTS PLACE which is the red and blue print... however I am planning on doing the black ac logo like was on the 1100 mile 70 Z28 Charlie had.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-17-2022, 05:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,731
Posted By firstgenaddict
Embossed PF 25 oil filters - my solution to $900 oil filters.

I pulled a fiberglass mold from the bottom of an original and pulled a relief and bonded it to the bottom of std WIX oil filter.
I have not finished it off as of yet.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 04-16-2022, 11:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,389
Posted By firstgenaddict
I think the VINS were rolled into the bodies...

I think the VINS were rolled into the bodies prior to paint in LA as well.... someone correct me on this if I am mistaken.
Piscatellos car above shows the chipped NORWOOD VIN from rolling after...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-16-2022, 10:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,604
Posted By firstgenaddict
I am pleased to report that the DW is as nice as...

I am pleased to report that the DW is as nice as the DX...

Photo - Compared to the image in Jerry's book.
Forum: Chevrolet 04-12-2022, 06:33 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 169,541
Posted By firstgenaddict
I just love this car. If I didn't know better...

I just love this car.
If I didn't know better I would swear you keep repurchasing it just to drive me crazy... :crazy:
Forum: L78 specific Forum 04-12-2022, 06:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 12,358
Posted By firstgenaddict
The trans change was probably related to the...

The trans change was probably related to the driven gear in the trans speedo bullet. They had to get the speedo to the correct speed based on the rear ratio, the driven gear on the bullet, and...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-12-2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,925
Posted By firstgenaddict
I will state that my father has the S&K's which...

I will state that my father has the S&K's which rate as 2nd best performer of the actual LINE WRENCHES(2nd place is VICE GRIPS). This is a REALLY GREAT set of line wrenches which are better than most...
Forum: Mecum Auctions 04-09-2022, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By firstgenaddict
IT will for sure go higher than a ZR1... but not...

IT will for sure go higher than a ZR1... but not a ZL1.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-09-2022, 07:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,604
Posted By firstgenaddict
69 Tire pressure decals - GREAT REPRODUCTIONS - ECS

posted this on CRG figured many here would appreciate the info as well.

69 Tire pressure decals have been a pet peeve of mine as none were on the correct material or had correct printing.
IMHO ...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-09-2022, 07:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,925
Posted By firstgenaddict
There is a line up and test of every imaginable...

There is a line up and test of every imaginable flare wrench on youtube... the snap on wrenches have the least amount of slack and if not mistaken won in every category except one, in which it placed...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-26-2022, 04:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,212
Posted By firstgenaddict
You can remove the anodizing with the HD Oven...

You can remove the anodizing with the HD Oven cleaner.
Then you can polish them without them appearing splotchy.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 02-25-2022, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,916
Posted By firstgenaddict
Agreed it would not be stealthy on the street......

Agreed it would not be stealthy on the street... I just love the custom paint on the drag cars from the period.
Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 02-24-2022, 04:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 652
Posted By firstgenaddict
CL 68 GTO could be a Ram Air car?

Parchment interior 4 spd, it has the correct air cleaner and exhaust manifolds for a Ram Air car, and it says the PHS is there.
52k -[704-278-3555]
DEAN


...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-23-2022, 11:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,212
Posted By firstgenaddict
IF not mistaken The Aluminum sill plates are...

IF not mistaken The Aluminum sill plates are clear anodized originally.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-14-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,257
Posted By firstgenaddict
My brother's 73 RS LT Z28, which he has owned...

My brother's 73 RS LT Z28, which he has owned since 1989 has neutral Comfortweave interior, the dash is brown and the painted rear package tray trim was black textured , January built car.
The...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 02-10-2022, 11:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 20,503
Posted By firstgenaddict
All of the L78's are underappreciated in my...

All of the L78's are underappreciated in my opinion.
However given the rarity and the ability to positively identify the 67's, they really are undervalued.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 02-09-2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 12,999
Posted By firstgenaddict
Here are a few test strips I did using black...

Here are a few test strips I did using black lacquer with 10% 20% and 30% flattener added... then taped off and polished by hand with polishing compound.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 02-05-2022, 03:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,893
Posted By firstgenaddict
I believe the next letter is another L The...

I believe the next letter is another L
The negative area (black) of the O and C are narrow and I would expect the D to have a thin center. The black area represented in the questioned letter is...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-04-2022, 08:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,761
Posted By firstgenaddict
PLEASE RESEARCH service providers, I nearly sent...

PLEASE RESEARCH service providers, I nearly sent my pump to Goat Hill 2 years ago until I did research. Not confident with what I heard about GH - I kept it in the box until I was sure about the...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-03-2022, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 701
Posted By firstgenaddict
The rounded edge of the slot is "pulled" due to...

The rounded edge of the slot is "pulled" due to the part being formed/bent into the configuration AFTER the center was punched out.
Forum: Misc. Dealers 02-02-2022, 07:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,917
Posted By firstgenaddict
Killer story about the elco. My family owned...

Killer story about the elco.

My family owned Cook Chevrolet Oldsmobile in Bristol NH from 56-72 they sold a 62 Impala Wagon with a 409 4 spd as a Flower Car to the local funeral home. In order to...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 449

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2023, vBulletin Solutions Inc.