Become a Fan!
Login
Username:

Password:

Remember Me

Lost Password?

Register now!
Main Menu
Who's Online
50 user(s) are online (27 user(s) are browsing Forums)

more...
Guru Dictionary
Print in friendly format Send this term to a friend  DIC
Driver Information Center.

This is the display readout panel on the dash. It’s above the radio for 1984-1989; above the climate controls, 1990-...
Supporting Vendors
Platinum
Mid America Motorworks
Mid America Motorworks FREE CATALOG


Gold
FIC 770-888-1662


Registered Vendors
Guru Friends
Supporting Banners

TIRERACK.com - Revolutionizing Tire Buying


Shop for Winter Tires Now!




Support This Site
 Register To Post

JrRifleCoach The assembly of my 65 L79 Coupe
Elite Guru
1524 Posts
Member since:
2005/9/16 0:00



Offline
Its been a long project up to this point. Deconstructing, researching, grinding, blasting, sanding, painting 50+ years of GM & bubbas fuckups. Bubba has ruined many C2's over the years and trying to get this one into presentable shape is my greatest challenge. There have only been a few ares that have remained as from the factory. Its a numbers matching example. Chassis, body, engine and transmission (diff) are original. My restoration will not be NCRS correct as the front clip and hood have been replaced with aftermarket and other year model parts. But I will maintain the paint and interior colors as the trim label indicates. After pulling off the body, a full restoration plus frame alignment and rust damage repairs were conducted. Likewise the body was inspected, sanded to primer and repaired to original lines. The entire drivetrain and suspension has been overhauled to original specs. Although I did cheat with a 365SHP cam and solids. For now the engine compartment/interior is getting freshened and painted. Next is all new wiring.
Posted on: 7/29 5:01
Transfer the post to other applications Transfer

GRIS Re: The assembly of my 65 L79 Coupe
Elite Guru
OKLAHOMA
6421 Posts
Member since:
2013/1/27 22:26



Offline

WOW!
Posted on: 7/29 13:40
_________________
REMEMBER THE GOOD OLD DAYS WHEN NOUNS HAD GENDER AND PEOPLE HAD SEX?

---"yellow is for folks who think a bright red Corvette is too restrained."
Transfer the post to other applications Transfer

TommyT-Bone Re: The assembly of my 65 L79 Coupe
Chair-man of the bored
Homestead USA
32966 Posts
Member since:
2007/12/10 0:00



Offline

Alright Coach!
Posted on: 7/29 15:06
Transfer the post to other applications Transfer

Ultraman Re: The assembly of my 65 L79 Coupe
2015 Memorial Day Car Show Winner!
Huskerland
14003 Posts
Member since:
2009/9/12 19:16



Offline
..atta boy Jr.... but I gotta see some pics..... please find a way to post some up so we can ogle them..... I am wanting back into a C2 or C3 myself.....
Posted on: 7/29 15:29
_________________
2010 Grand Sport Coupe Gone but not forgotten...

Vote Trump in 2024.... Make fuel prices small again...
Transfer the post to other applications Transfer

Matatk Re: The assembly of my 65 L79 Coupe
Webmaster
SW Chicago Burbs
22483 Posts
Member since:
2008/1/7 0:00



Offline
Can't wait to see pictures!
Posted on: 7/31 14:29
_________________
2002 EBM convertible, Magnusson supercharger, cam, headers, etc.
1989 Corvette...RIP
Transfer the post to other applications Transfer

You can view topic.
You cannot start a new topic.
You cannot reply to posts.
You cannot edit your posts.
You cannot delete your posts.
You cannot add new polls.
You cannot vote in polls.
You cannot attach files to posts.
You cannot post without approval.

[Advanced Search]


CorvetteForum.guru is independently owned and operated. This site is not associated with or financially supported by General Motors.

Copyright 2008-2015 CorvetteForum.guru

CorvetteForum.guru is a Guru Garage Site (Coming Soon!)

If you have any questions about our site, please contact us at Andy@corvetteforum.guru.

Powered by XOOPS 2.56 Copyright 2001-2014 www.xoops.org

Hosted by GoDaddy.com.