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by nwav8tor
Nov 23rd, 2021 12:36 am
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: Tim's Power steering Pump Rebuild Possible Error
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Re: Tim's Power steering Pump Rebuild Possible Error

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Here's a photo of my union as it was removed from the reservoir. Note the o-ring is in the outer groove nearest to the hex end...

Paul
by nwav8tor
Nov 21st, 2021 2:31 am
Forum: Discuss the Project
Topic: Tim's Power steering Pump Rebuild Possible Error
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Tim's Power steering Pump Rebuild Possible Error

Hi Tim, hope everything is going well up there in Ma(i)n(e)iac land! I finally got around to re-building my steering ram cylinder and power steering pump and so of course I was reviewing your Power Steering Pump Rebuild section dated August 13, 2006. It's been 15 years and I wonder if you've run the...
by nwav8tor
Nov 4th, 2021 12:07 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!
Replies: 129
Views: 74704

Re: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!

Tinkering out in the garage and getting ready to get back into the project. Painted the new calipers and master cylinder today before the temperature drops with a cold front that's due tonight.
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More to come...
by nwav8tor
Oct 23rd, 2021 8:45 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!
Replies: 129
Views: 74704

Re: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!

Well the thread was started in 2010, but work on the car didn't actually begin until 2014 after getting the garage prepped, so it's ONLY been in "progress" (and I use that term very loosely) for 7 years! :ack: Car is completely disassembled and some work has started on the reassembly. Engine, diff, ...
by nwav8tor
Oct 20th, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 1129
Views: 529142

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

So did you get to go for that ride? I can only dream that such a day will come for me while I'm healthy enough to enjoy it!
by nwav8tor
Oct 20th, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!
Replies: 129
Views: 74704

Re: 71 Sees Daylight After 21 Years!

I certainly do hear what you're saying and agree 110%!
by nwav8tor
Oct 6th, 2021 1:44 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 1129
Views: 529142

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

Will it ever end? You've done/are doing multiple vettes while I'm going to be a "one and done" kinda guy (at least I hope I eventually get my '71 finished).

Very nice work!

Enjoy
by nwav8tor
Sep 26th, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 1129
Views: 529142

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

rbryce1 wrote:
Sep 19th, 2021 5:08 pm
Looks good in the garage! :thumbs:



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YES IT MOST CERTAINLY DOES...
by nwav8tor
Sep 1st, 2021 1:47 am
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 1129
Views: 529142

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

That was a stroke of luck! I don't believe there are any corvette experts like that near me. The caliber of my resto will be nowhere near your resto-mod and I'm not sure I'm that worried about it. I'd just like to see mine in somewhat of a drivable condition before I croak! :ack:
by nwav8tor
Aug 16th, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: C3 General
Topic: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration
Replies: 1129
Views: 529142

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

It's a never ending battle isn't it :ack: