Go Back   The Supercar Registry > General Discussion > Supercar Features


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #41  
Old 11-25-2019, 11:04 PM
carnut4life carnut4life is online now
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Beacon, IA
Posts: 332
Thanks: 93
Thanked 162 Times in 78 Posts
Default

Beautiful Cars Grady! I just realized at MCACN yesterday that I have a couple pictures of your blue COPO Chevelle that I took at Super Chevy Sunday show in Indy back in 1987! It was my first big car show and I think I took pics of every solid lifter car at the show. Wasn't it sitting next to a restored COPO Chevelle that was almost identical to yours?
Reply With Quote
  #42  
Old 11-26-2019, 02:05 PM
m22mike's Avatar
m22mike m22mike is offline
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: West of CAK
Posts: 5,008
Thanks: 729
Thanked 771 Times in 380 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by NorCam View Post
Grady & Mike,

Thanks for the introductions and the lengthy conversations while getting a great look at the two Copo's on the weekend. The work on the Red car was amazing and I enjoyed seeing the blue car up close as well. I was very happy to have met both of you at the show and appreciate the time you both spent showing and discussing the details of the cars. Can't wait to see what pictures are added from Bruce and yourselves.

Graeme

Was great to meet another sYc brother and spend a little time together Graeme.

Mike
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to m22mike For This Useful Post:
NorCam (11-26-2019)
  #43  
Old 11-28-2019, 01:07 PM
m22mike's Avatar
m22mike m22mike is offline
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: West of CAK
Posts: 5,008
Thanks: 729
Thanked 771 Times in 380 Posts
Default

A few more shots of the back half new metal and inner tub repair to floor pan.
Attached Images
     

Last edited by m22mike; 01-10-2020 at 01:44 PM.
Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to m22mike For This Useful Post:
big gear head (11-28-2019), markinnaples (11-28-2019), NorCam (11-28-2019), SS427 (11-28-2019)
  #44  
Old 11-28-2019, 01:28 PM
m22mike's Avatar
m22mike m22mike is offline
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: West of CAK
Posts: 5,008
Thanks: 729
Thanked 771 Times in 380 Posts
Default

More. All the metal, less the GM NOS quarters, is AMD metal. Fit was VG with only a couple minor tweaks. Also take a look at the rear frame horizontal member. The original was distorted from a minor hit in the back at some time, it could have been saved but for 123 bux the AMD replacement was awesome. All the AMD metal was full gauge like OEM. Trunk drop off extensions as well.
Phil Woj supplied the left tail light housing and it just happened to be from a Garnet red car, the right is the original to the car.
Along the way Phil helped out a bunch with parts and advice with this build, it kept the Camaro guy from screwing up to much.....


Mike
Attached Images
      
Reply With Quote
The Following 13 Users Say Thank You to m22mike For This Useful Post:
300deluxeL79 (12-01-2019), big gear head (11-28-2019), Damien (03-28-2021), HawkX66 (05-26-2021), John (12-03-2019), markinnaples (05-27-2021), NorCam (11-28-2019), olredalert (11-28-2019), PeteLeathersac (11-28-2019), ruralrte66 (11-28-2019), ScottG (07-19-2020), SS427 (11-28-2019), Woj (05-26-2021)
  #45  
Old 11-28-2019, 02:41 PM
markinnaples markinnaples is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Naples, FL
Posts: 4,172
Thanks: 7,808
Thanked 700 Times in 383 Posts
Default

Wow, that metal looks fantastic. Great job!
__________________
1968 Camaro Ex-ISCA Show Car
John 10:30
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to markinnaples For This Useful Post:
SMS (04-12-2021)
  #46  
Old 03-28-2021, 07:09 PM
Stihl Stihl is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2017
Posts: 36
Thanks: 46
Thanked 14 Times in 13 Posts
Default

I love bench seat4 speed cars. They look wicked.
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Stihl For This Useful Post:
SMS (04-12-2021)
  #47  
Old 05-25-2021, 02:53 AM
ZiggyL78's Avatar
ZiggyL78 ZiggyL78 is offline
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Toronto Canada
Posts: 647
Thanks: 68
Thanked 53 Times in 32 Posts
Default

Wow!
__________________
Real Canadian Rock
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zdeo-i6uw5g
Reply With Quote
  #48  
Old 05-27-2021, 12:25 AM
Mr. Chevy's Avatar
Mr. Chevy Mr. Chevy is online now
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Northern Ohio
Posts: 4,569
Thanks: 250
Thanked 558 Times in 316 Posts
Default

Mike, I was just talking to a guy the other day who said he can't find anyone that does metal work. He is restoring a 70 Road Runner.

Rich
__________________
"This is Sheriff Buford T. Justice, I'm in pursuit of a black Trans Am, he is all mine so stay out of the way"
Reply With Quote
  #49  
Old 05-30-2021, 01:59 AM
wheelhop wheelhop is offline
Yenko Contributing Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Posts: 1,736
Thanks: 7
Thanked 224 Times in 117 Posts
Default

AMD has a place in Georgia that does metal work.
Mike won't come out of retirement to do a Mopar! Ha Ha just kidding
__________________
69 Chevelle SS L88 "Day-2" Lemans Blue
69 Chevelle SS L34 postsedan project-Azure Turquoise
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:51 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.