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Old 07-14-2012, 04:13 PM   #15
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Nice work!!

Who's hood is that? 2 1/2" steel cowl??
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Old 07-22-2013, 07:37 PM   #16
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Looks great. I'm working on my 73, have you done anything with regard to updating the front and rear suspension?
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Old 07-23-2013, 04:14 AM   #17
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Looks amazing. Keep sending updates.
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Old 08-01-2013, 01:58 AM   #18
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Shit dude, you rock!
what more is there to say?

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sweet car!!
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keep up the good work!
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Nice looking '72!! Coming along great

My dad had a '71 Camaro back in the day
thanks , have had so many offers over the years for various folks wanting to buy this car. but I always said no.
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What size tire and rim...looks to be a 17" with a 315 on it? I assumed you had to mini tub it. Very nice looking car!
17x12 with a 315 stretched over it. really needs a 345 tire on it.
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Look what I found in my garage, I have had this pamphlets since the 1970's. I collected them from the dealership when I got into Camaros. From 69-73 & one 1978.
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Nice looking car. don't you just love to buff My friend just got done doing a ground up on a 70 split bumper Z28
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Love it!
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Nice work!!

Who's hood is that? 2 1/2" steel cowl??
harwood 4 inch cowl hood with about 30+ hours of prep time in it. bought this hood back in 1998

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Looks great. I'm working on my 73, have you done anything with regard to updating the front and rear suspension?
heidts 4 link rear with front & rear coilover suspension along with a flaming river manual rack and some baer 15 inch front & rear binders are on the way..
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Looks amazing. Keep sending updates.
thanks. about to move forward with a few more things this week as usa racing engines just completed my new motor.
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Old 08-01-2013, 11:00 AM   #19
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Very nice looking car, congrats.
Are the front bumpers going to be chrome or body color?
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Old 09-02-2013, 08:37 AM   #20
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Beautiful paint!
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Old 10-01-2013, 07:30 PM   #21
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nice build, looks great man almost makes me jealous cause i bought my body all ready done. proud of you tho i know its a lot of work.
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Old 10-03-2013, 12:04 AM   #22
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looks awesome!!
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Old 10-13-2013, 11:30 PM   #23
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Very nice looking car, congrats.
Are the front bumpers going to be chrome or body color?
all brand new chrome, for now that is. till I see how they look in black.
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Beautiful paint!
thanks. but its still not where I want it to be.

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nice build, looks great man almost makes me jealous cause i bought my body all ready done. proud of you tho i know its a lot of work.
thanks. this car has been quite a long build but it will eventually pay off one day. updated pictures to come soon.

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Old 10-13-2013, 11:55 PM   #24
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Who's paint yah got on it ?? I been spraying Nexa AutoColor for the last 18 years, before that was DuPont, PPG, Ditzler,R&M, Never tried Sikens or Spees.
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Old 10-14-2013, 10:24 PM   #25
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Who's paint yah got on it ?? I been spraying Nexa AutoColor for the last 18 years, before that was DuPont, PPG, Ditzler,R&M, Never tried Sikens or Spees.
ppg black base with ppg cerami clear on top of it. was not cheap by any means. but well worth it.
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Old 10-14-2013, 11:14 PM   #26
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A real wake up call...lol...just paid 112.00 for a pint of maroon...solid color ..no pearl !!!! When I started painting ..lacquer was king..and it was 7.00 a pint (1975)
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Old 10-14-2013, 11:18 PM   #27
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ppg black base with ppg cerami clear on top of it. was not cheap by any means. but well worth it.
The good thing about black ....if you need to repair a panel (I hope not) you can just paint that panel and it will match....no blending into the adjacent panels.
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