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Forum: Mopar 05-13-2024, 07:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,417
Posted By Steve Shauger
Kudos to the owner for showing the good, bad and...

Kudos to the owner for showing the good, bad and ugly. The floor repair is isolated to the one area shown and to a craftsman it very simple and undetectable when complete.

This car was setting for...
Forum: Member's Rides 05-12-2024, 02:02 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
Nice weekend for Painting

Frame was really easy to work on, sanded twice, and 95% of the light pitting is gone. The nicest frame I have ever worked on. Beautiful morning for some bug and wind free painting.

Moved it to...
Forum: Chevrolet 05-05-2024, 11:03 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 27,373
Posted By napa68
Thanks guys. I have been grinding on this for the...

Thanks guys. I have been grinding on this for the last few weeks. Going over the PV again and again. The horror stories are numerous about part failures, poor interpretations of proper operations,...
Forum: Supercars/Musclecars-Sold listings 05-01-2024, 01:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,914
Posted By rubbinisracing
More Photos

More Photos
Forum: 5th & 6th Gen Camaro's 04-29-2024, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,421
Posted By 427.060
Mountain Road Trip

I got up this morning and decided to take the ZL1 on a mountain run. It was a little over 100 miles to get to the Blue Ridge Parkway just below Ashville NC. I drove 110-120 miles round trip on the...
Forum: L78/L89 specific Forum 04-27-2024, 07:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,437
Posted By DougsL78
68 L78 Nova - resto journey

Hi All,

Well here we go- purchased a 68 L78 Nova, M22, born with drivetrain, Sequoia Green and ash gold interior from a member here (Thanks Tom!) and after shipping it up to Canada, the...
Forum: Member's Rides 04-26-2024, 02:39 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
Hard Work

My time is also being spent sanding and filling pits, removing sharp edges, weld spatter............etc. After I get off work I only get a few hours a night. I make most of my progress on the...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 04-08-2024, 04:03 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,647
Posted By Lynn
No Going Back now. 70 LT-1

Decided to go all in.

Pulled the body off the frame yesterday. Even with my gantry crane at 12 feet high, I had to tie the harness in a knot to get enough clearance to roll the chassis out from...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 03-21-2024, 07:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,884
Posted By TimG
Here are a few of the rear of the car after.

Here are a few of the rear of the car after.
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 03-21-2024, 04:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,727
Posted By Derek69SS
After everyone else went home, the kids and I got...

After everyone else went home, the kids and I got to work getting the L78 pulled out so we could drop this rat in its place. We'll break it in on a 4bbl, but eventually I want to put this Edelbrock...
Forum: Member's Rides 03-11-2024, 08:54 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
12 Bolt 4 Series Carrier for the 4.56

Well Scratch my earlier question on this. Just as an update. I decided it would compliment the L89 to go with a set of 4.56 grears when i get to assembling the rear end. Managed to find a real...
Forum: Member's Rides 03-06-2024, 12:47 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
Frame Blasting and First Prime

I use basic sand blasting sand and a standup outdoor blaster. For many of you following I dont get bogged down in the details of thinking the most exocitc process is the best. I keep things as...
Forum: Member's Rides 02-26-2024, 01:20 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
Brake Caliper Rebuild

I struggled to find much for paint marks on these but this is how i ended up finishing them. Some new seals and reassemble. I thought i had a tool for installed the dust boots but I didnt so i...
Forum: Member's Rides 02-26-2024, 01:17 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
Axles and other bits

Most times im real neat with the paint marks but the axles clearly showed the paint dripped all over so this was kinda fun to do.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-25-2024, 01:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,490
Posted By CamarosRus
Here are pics of SPI Black Epoxy on a Camaro...

Here are pics of SPI Black Epoxy on a Camaro Underfloor
and pics of PPG Delfleet Essential mixed to the Semi Gloss
Formula on the Firewall (with SPI first on the sandblasted metal)

DAVE, My...
Forum: L78/L89 specific Forum 02-21-2024, 08:25 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 163,118
Posted By jbtech
More pics from today. I notice the car runs rich...

More pics from today. I notice the car runs rich I can smell the fuel during a drive. I adjusted the floats but may need to do more changes to the carb. I read somewhere that running a smaller carb...
Forum: Member's Rides 02-10-2024, 12:57 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
RH Outer Wheel House

On the RH side i didnt wanna replace the entire wheel house as there was just some rust on the outter edge and the lower behind the tire. After that sand blasted the entire area, primed and put the...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-06-2024, 08:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,967
Posted By Lynn
Apparently pi$$ed of at least one guy at Garage...

Apparently pi$$ed of at least one guy at Garage Journal.

https://www.garagejournal.com/forum/threads/michelin-quality-control.528105/#post-10538169

Did find what I was looking for according...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-03-2024, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,594
Posted By cruiserofland
Mark, so far Id say its within 1/8 of the day...

Mark, so far Id say its within 1/8 of the day you installed them, though Ive (sadly) put maybe less than 100 miles on the car since the install. Im expecting a bit more settling than that so...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 02-02-2024, 05:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,594
Posted By cruiserofland
Steve, I worked with Kevin at Coil Spring...

Steve, I worked with Kevin at Coil Spring Specialties last year on a custom set of front coil springs. I first ordered in the spec recommended by Wayne D Guinn which brought my front fenders down to...
Forum: L78/L89 specific Forum 01-16-2024, 05:20 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 163,118
Posted By jbtech
I drove the car to a local shop in Salinas who...

I drove the car to a local shop in Salinas who was able to perform an alignment with the specs I provided. After this my confidence in the car was enough that I installed the wiper motor and took it...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 01-14-2024, 10:17 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 63,553
Posted By Too Many Projects
After a little more relocation work on the right...

After a little more relocation work on the right corner, I did the cuts in the lip, bent them down and set it back in. The dash is sitting there very lightly touching the channel. I'm very pleased...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 01-14-2024, 02:56 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 63,553
Posted By Too Many Projects
I'm REALLY slow at trimming away the extra...

I'm REALLY slow at trimming away the extra material to get a donor to drop in place and after 4 hours, this does look quite good.
...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 01-12-2024, 11:55 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 63,553
Posted By Too Many Projects
Well, the CHL cowl assembly got here at 11:45, so...

Well, the CHL cowl assembly got here at 11:45, so after lunch I took it out to the shop and got to work. I attached the cowl grille to see where I wanted to cut this in.
...
Forum: Member's Rides 01-11-2024, 01:35 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 46,233
Posted By OneStopRestoration
How To Turn a 68 NOS Quarter into a 69

Several years back i got a full set of 68 NOS quarters for next to nothing compared to todays prices. I have a 68SS waiting to be restored but its a New Mexico car. It has zero rust so I didnt have...
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