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by nwav8tor
Mar 13th, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

Looks SWEET already!
by nwav8tor
Dec 31st, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!
Replies: 94
Views: 36254

Re: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!

Well, due to work, the basement remodel and life in general, not much (actually anything) has been done on the vette for quite a while. However, in an effort to get off my as* and get back to at least some productive work on the car, I did order about $2K worth of parts for BIGBLU as a Xmas present ...
by nwav8tor
Dec 15th, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

It's always something, isn't it? At least progress is being made and it sounds like good progress to boot! I have a brother 8n Tampa, I'd love to see your cars when I get out that way again to visit...

Paul
by nwav8tor
Nov 27th, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

OUCH! Hope the healing continues and enjoy the holidays.
by nwav8tor
Nov 21st, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

Glad to hear the car is at the painter's and thanks for the LS update/explanation.
by nwav8tor
Nov 11th, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

So, if I remember right, your hood was really hot with the bad application of LS already on it and you're hoping that a new correctly applied LS coating will reduce the temperature of the hood so the paint might hold up better. Now, I'm not a thermodynamics expert, but could the LS on the hood actua...
by nwav8tor
Nov 1st, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

I am thinking of applying LS to my firewall and floor so I'll be interested to hear how it goes for your round two
by nwav8tor
Sep 10th, 2019 2:04 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

:D Hope you have a nice strong wall onto which you bang your head... :D
by nwav8tor
Jun 14th, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: Power Antenna
Replies: 2
Views: 445

Re: Power Antenna

Is this the one you're talking about that is not a correct replacement: https://willcoxcorvette.com/corvette-power-antenna-chrome-68-82-replacement-26633 ? Other one from Willcox is generic power antenna : https://willcoxcorvette.com/corvette-power-antenna-68-82-replacement. Other than that, can't h...
by nwav8tor
Jun 1st, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 980
Views: 205881

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

I was event coordinator/planner for NH's Seacoast Vettes' "Mountain Melee" weekend show way back in 1978 celebrating the Corvette's 25th anniversary. To this day I'm still glad it was a success but, more importantly, that it was finally over! I imagine you feel the same way. Sure looks like a great ...