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    For Sale F/S 1965 Coupe

    Hi Ron yeah, i haven't been posting much anywhere anymore - too busy with work and life..... no, not replacing the car with anything. Unfortunately once it sells I'll be Vetteless and toyless, but i need the funds to do an expansion on my business so priorities take precedence.
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    For Sale F/S 1965 Coupe

    For Sale is my 1965 Coupe. Body off restored (except for the paint) completed in 2003 . I purchased the car in March of 2004 approx 500miles after the restoration was completed. I had the car painted in 2004/2005 the original Milano Maroon (basecoat / Clearcoat paint). Interior is black...
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    tech articles page update

    Hi guys I just added some more tech articles and links up on my tech articles page. Enjoy!! http://www.lbfun.com/Corvette/Tech/vettetech.html
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    '80 frame replacement project - FINISHED

    Well, it's been a longer project than we had planned, we started planning it in the middle of May and started actually working on the car July 3rd and finally today we finished. Today we had to reinstall the drivers side exhaust manifold which was removed to get the frozen studs out to replace...
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    Tech Articles page updated

    Hi all for anyone interested, I've updated my website's Tech Articles page with additional items including some direct links to articles in other places. There are now 124 articles/links posted up, mainly relating to C1/C2/C3 information but also a few assorted articles for C4's. feel free to...
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    Tech Articles page updated

    Hi all for anyone interested, I've updated my website's Tech Articles page with additional items including some direct links to articles in other places. There are now 124 articles/links posted up, mainly relating to C1/C2/C3 information but also a few assorted articles for C4's. feel free to...
  7. BarryK

    tech articles page updated

    Hi all for anyone interested, I've updated my website's Tech Articles page with additional items including some direct links to articles in other places. There are now 124 articles/links posted up, mainly relating to C1/C2/C3 information but also a few assorted articles for C4's. feel free to...
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    '80 frame replacement project - 10/21/07

    hi all it's been a few weeks but finally time for an update. Because of our clubs annual car show 2 weeks ago and than other obligations by most of us last week it's been a few weeks since we have been able to work on the car but this weekend we got some more accomplished. Yesterday (Saturday)...
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    1980 frame replacement project - body drop!

    after three months of work on Sundays we finally got the body dropped back down on the replacement frame today! there were a few things to do beforehand such as last minute installs of the vacuum cannister, a new lower speedo cable plus double checking pretty much every nut, bolt, and screw on...
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    1980 frame replacement project

    another good day on the project. Got the drive shaft installed along with the top of the spare tire carrier and gas tank, new master cylinder and new coolant control valve. Most important we finally got the rear bumper mount brackets repaired and straightened out. The frame we are using must...
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    '80 frame replacement project - 9/9/07 update

    made very nice progress today on the 1980 frame replacement project. We got the entire front suspension installed plus all the steering componetes, front and rear sway bars, and the helicoil in one of the rear differential mounting holes for the rear leaf spring because the hole had been...
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    9/2/07 update on '80 frame replacement project

    got the entire rear suspension installed today. The rebuilt trailing arms, half shafts, and strut rods from Van Steel came out GREAT and we got those, the differential, new KYB GR2 shocks, and the Van Steel composite leaf spring installed along with the Muskegon Brakes on the rear. Muskegon...
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    7/22 update on '80 frame replacement project

    feels good to have a great progress day!! this was where we left the chassis last week: and this is where we ended up today after about 5 1/2 hours of work: We got all the suspension and the motor / trans off the old frame finally. Now it's just a matter of getting in all the new parts...
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    Ouch!!! not a pretty sight

    Our Corvette club hosts a cruise night on the 3rd Thursday of the month and we just had the most recent one a few nights ago. I couldn't make it there because of work but around 10pm I get an email with these pictures from another club member. This happened just minutes after leaving the...
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