Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby DOC » Sun Jul 03, 2016 7:36 am

:o
looking great Nutty!
Won't be long now and you'll be driving her.

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Sun Jul 03, 2016 8:40 pm

thanks bazz and doc im very happy and yes they did a great jod cleaning up the dust but the paint is like a mirror and it will be steady as she goes no big rush getting rims painted again this week to match side pipe covers :D :)
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Sat Jul 09, 2016 2:35 pm

Well Front looked a little high but now 2''lower :)

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Sat Jul 09, 2016 2:45 pm

NOW I HAVE JUST GOT TO FIT ALL THIS CRAP !

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And rims have been sprayed same colour as side pipe covers :?

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby DOC » Sat Jul 09, 2016 4:59 pm

Looks like just a few bits and bobs! fw) fw)

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Sun Jul 31, 2016 8:45 am

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Did you see the plates YES YES YES I can drive it on the street this week just a few small things to do :o
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby Bazzas77 » Mon Aug 01, 2016 7:47 am

Looking good,

Might pay to put some door handles on it before you take the most expensive drive for a coffee with the misses :-x

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Sat Aug 13, 2016 10:03 pm

YES YES YES Today was the day over three years and we are on the road may the 13 2013 and today i drove around the local suburbs tomorrow wheels off check every nut and bolt and go a bit further :o :-) :) :: fw) :D

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby DOC » Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:32 pm

Whooo Hooo! looks like a few more "Bit's and Bob's" to put on yet as well. But on the road and looking great!
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Sun Aug 14, 2016 6:58 pm

Thanks Bazz and Doc , yep still more to do but i just wanted to take it out of second gear and give her a real run so many laps around illawong and to Sirfixalots Place but so far all good :D :) And dropped the rear 1 inch today , and now have working fuel gauge :o
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby DOC » Sun Aug 14, 2016 7:49 pm

Working fuel gauges are good.
Not like these cars like their food or anything!
Now onto door looks.

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:01 pm

Door locks in Doc and a bit more, Even took her through M Donalds drive through at Heathcote on the weekend :)

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LOOKING FORWARD TO THIS WEEKEND ,LOTS OF DRIVES :o
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby DOC » Wed Aug 31, 2016 7:37 pm

And Nice looking Cooper Cobra tires as well! :o

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby Ollie68 » Thu Sep 01, 2016 3:53 pm

Craig, she has come up looking an absolute treat, I reckon you'd have smile on your dial like a Cheshire cat :)
The colour looks great and the interior is looking superb. Well done :o

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Thu Sep 01, 2016 9:28 pm

Thanks ollie and doc i am a bit chuffed its been 3 years and to roar past Sirfixalots with those side pipes at full noise is its a real treat . :-x don't think his to impressed though :)
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby Bazzas77 » Fri Sep 02, 2016 7:23 am

Well done Nutty, that pic with it sitting across your shed , she has a killer stance on her :D

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby nutty » Fri Sep 02, 2016 2:22 pm

Thanks Bazz , Im pretty stoked that its on the road and its become a realality and as this blog will come to a close i just couldn,t help my self and i just bought a RED C4 Convertable from Adelaide and should have it at the end of next week :) so a new Blog on the c4 section actually i think i did the last one with my Coupe :?
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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby DOC » Sat Sep 03, 2016 4:41 pm

Congrats on the new vert!

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Re: Craig M's 1976 Corevette Coupe Restoration Project

Postby sirfixalot » Sat Sep 03, 2016 6:36 pm

I can hear him coming before I see him from the kitchen window


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