Author Topic: MY 65 Post 4 SPEED restore OFFICIALLY STARTED 7-1-2012 goal complete by 2015  (Read 10649 times)

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Offline nut465gs

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I have been attacked in the past by flying "corbin spring clamps". I ended up customizing a pair of pliers by grinding dimples in the plier's teeth to grab and hold those clamps.

I just found that either tower clamps or those corbin spring clamps were used and are acceptable for judging.


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Great video.  I just love being a witness (even on video) to seeing a 65 gran sport's nailhead  come back to life for the first time in years.  I have seen my own and Mark Ascher's in person, and now you captured yours on video for others to see.  It never gets old for me.  I wish I had filmed mine.   Your car looks top notch.  Well done.

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Few bugs .Steering box is leaking ...need to install a recurve kit ....Quadrajet might need some more work but it is coming together.
Drove around the block a couple times and feels strong
thanks guys for your help and support
« Last Edit: March 25, 2014, 06:51:45 PM by bobbybuick »

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Bob, great job with the restoration of such a beautiful car.  :hello2: Loved the ride along too. :thumbsup:

Hope you got those little bugs sorted out.
Tom B
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Congratulations Bob!  :hello2:

Looks like you are in the home stretch!  :thumbsup:

Cheers, Edouard  :occasion14:

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Absolutely gorgeous car Bob! Congratulations on a fine job restoring a great car. Love it, love it!

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Offline 66nailhead

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 :thumbsup: :thumbsup:   Such a awesome car bob. Very good restoration. Love the videos. And that t10 4 speed whine sounds so bad ***!!!
Dan Harper

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Stunning!  :notworthy: :notworthy: :notworthy: