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Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion Yesterday, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 575
Posted By firstgenaddict
First I have heard of a COPO prior to the first...

First I have heard of a COPO prior to the first two ZL1's and a 9561 prior to the first 50 yenko's.
IT would take A LOT MORE THAN what has been shown to convince me that car is a COPO.

IIRC...
Forum: Technical & Restoration Yesterday, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 866
Posted By firstgenaddict
1) I wouldn't - I have lightly sandblasted...

1) I wouldn't - I have lightly sandblasted Urethane with GREAT success! (70 Judge convertible painted for 20 years with zero issues.)

2) 3M or FUSOR auto mix flexible bumper repair. ...
Forum: Technical & Restoration Yesterday, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 293
Posted By firstgenaddict
Agreed VERY nice clean housing. I see it even...

Agreed VERY nice clean housing.
I see it even still has the cam lubricator wick in place.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 07-01-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 180
Posted By firstgenaddict
They are not reproduced and no the big block and...

They are not reproduced and no the big block and small block ones are not the same, they are similar however not the same.

The mount could be reproduced which would not separate by using two...
Forum: Lounge 07-01-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 832
Posted By firstgenaddict
I haven't been to TEAM CAMARO in years... Yenko...

I haven't been to TEAM CAMARO in years... Yenko and the CRG are the best places for information regarding correctness.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 06-30-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,935
Posted By firstgenaddict
Thanks Zedder, That's the nightmare, although I...

Thanks Zedder, That's the nightmare, although I would never do a PV with the tires and IMHO the NCRS PV judge should really refuse (safety Hazard) to ride in a car with the tires... after all you...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-29-2020, 11:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 962
Posted By firstgenaddict
At the factory The door hinges were located on...

At the factory The door hinges were located on the end of the door using a fixture which indexed the hinge to the outside profile of the door skin in order to align with the Quarter panel profile...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 06-28-2020, 06:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,935
Posted By firstgenaddict
They had a no black paint edict on Corvettes from...

They had a no black paint edict on Corvettes from 1970 - 1976 in response to many complaints about the wavy bodies. HOWEVER
I know of (2) 71's with original black paint LT1 coupe and LS5 roadster -...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-28-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,369
Posted By firstgenaddict
I am going to assume the "old single stage" is...

I am going to assume the "old single stage" is not original paint, do you know if it is lacquer or enamel?
Catalyzed enamel will be pretty hard when compared to lacquer.

Assuming it is not...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-28-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 274
Posted By firstgenaddict
I would like to use a try a CHQ metal backer with...

I would like to use a try a CHQ metal backer with an original dash pad... I think it could be done.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 06-27-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,935
Posted By firstgenaddict
There is no way anyone in our family would ever...

There is no way anyone in our family would ever drive on a tire of any such vintage on a public road at this point in our lives, much less in Survivor original paint Corvettes, we didn't drive the...
Forum: Parts/Memorabilia - Wanted 06-26-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 794
Posted By firstgenaddict
I will give away a trick I use and I am sure...

I will give away a trick I use and I am sure OTHER restorers use as well...

Zinc plate them then spray with ZINC COLD GALVANIZING then take a crumpled up paper or crumpled aluminum foil and...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-24-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By firstgenaddict
Very original under the dash, original color...

Very original under the dash, original color coded fuses, original dash mat (firewall pad), NICE and original under there!
Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 06-24-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By firstgenaddict
The town listed only has a population of 218, it...

The town listed only has a population of 218, it is in western Georgia near Alabama. Payment within 7 days... go pick it up and pay.
If it is original paint - which would clean up nicely - interior...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-22-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,324
Posted By firstgenaddict
off topic here... ahve the heads been off #55?...

off topic here... ahve the heads been off #55? This photo indicates that the head on the drivers side was installed on the passenger side of an engine at one point, the star washer marks are the...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 06-22-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 799
Posted By firstgenaddict
I've got 4 sets of these for use through the 4...

I've got 4 sets of these for use through the 4 factory tie down points on FULL FRAME CARS - Vettes large cars ALSO ON THE SUBFRAME on unibody cars with axle straps on the back.
...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-22-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 895
Posted By firstgenaddict
FWIW - the car's production date 10B and vin...

FWIW - the car's production date 10B and vin L504xxx means that the cowl induction hood was added at some point in time.
Anthony is asking the right question... is the tunnel shifter hole flame cut...
Forum: Parts/Memorabilia - For Sale 06-22-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By firstgenaddict
Very nice unit for an Early 69 Z or L78 survivor...

Very nice unit for an Early 69 Z or L78 survivor for sure... it would take you a while to find all those pieces in that patina, which BTW would clean up easily if you wanted it for low mile original...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 06-22-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,935
Posted By firstgenaddict
My brother and I took our cars out and shot some...

My brother and I took our cars out and shot some photos together last weekend and framed some shots with us and the cars for our dad for father's day...
Something crazy about our Corvettes in...
Forum: Lounge 06-22-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 256
Posted By firstgenaddict
Here is one I took on Flag Day with the PROPER...

Here is one I took on Flag Day with the PROPER SUBJECT IN FOCUS!
...
Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 06-18-2020, 03:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,083
Posted By firstgenaddict
X2

X2
Forum: Lounge 06-18-2020, 03:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,657
Posted By firstgenaddict
Looks near Identical to our custom ordered...

Looks near Identical to our custom ordered trailer - 22ft with a 3 foot V, double fold down ramp with check plate double fold - all rubber check floors, white finished roof and walls, we have a set...
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-18-2020, 02:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 822
Posted By firstgenaddict
If all you do is windshields the GM license would...

If all you do is windshields the GM license would be cost prohibitive... when I was looking at doing rad hoses a few years back it was $2500 a year plus 10% of gross sales of licensed products.
Forum: Technical & Restoration 06-18-2020, 02:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 252
Posted By firstgenaddict
L1 in the depression between the AA is the date...

L1 in the depression between the AA is the date code - December 1971.
Forum: COPO - United States 06-18-2020, 02:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,387
Posted By firstgenaddict
Polishing polishing polishing... FWIW I use a...

Polishing polishing polishing...
FWIW I use a Cyclo Orbital polisher (Boeing has used them since the 50's for polishing aircraft such as AF1) with TWIN counter rotating Orbital heads and a Geared...
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