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Old 12-23-2009, 02:42 PM   #18
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very cool man, just a suggestion, but you have to get your bow-ties to match the stripes!!! that would look sick
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Old 12-25-2009, 10:33 PM   #19
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A few to tide you all over. I'd like to leave it to the car owner to show the finished car.... I had to show a few pics though, as not just the body shop, but the whole dealership just was beaming w/ pride over this job.





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Old 12-26-2009, 01:49 AM   #20
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wow, these stripes look incredible! congrats man and merry christmas
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Old 12-26-2009, 10:50 AM   #21
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That is just simply gorgeous! Greg - one of the best, no doubt about it!
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Old 12-26-2009, 10:53 AM   #22
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very clean
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Old 01-07-2010, 04:59 PM   #23
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Ok so it's been a few VERY BUSY weeks... but what am I supposed to do... i FINALLY have my Camaro, done, to PERFECTION

I got her back, after a few minor delays, on Christmas Eve.. no skin off of my back, it made the re-delivery even better (it was my Christmas present! )... I was working on Christmas Eve Thursday, so at lunch I left to go pick her up... after 2 hours of patiently waiting the end product and getting many congrats from the fine people at Ourisman (They were as excited as I was about it... more on that later ) I got to take her to work, where everyone was absolutely taken back by my bad ass machine (they didn't know about it either, caught a lot of people off guard ) I finished up closing up work for the night and then I got to driver her home...

It was 180 miles I had to drive at 6pm on Christmas Eve... I was en route to my Uncle's house for a party where most of my family was including Dad... I called him when I was about 15 minutes away and asked him to come outside when I got there to help me unload my car... to which he replied "what the hell do you have in your car?" I told him not to worry about it and just come help when I got there... So as I made the turn onto my Uncle's road, I called again and asked him to come outside and get ready for me, which he was already outside (perfect)... at this point I told him that I was on the road the house was on, and he said "yep I see your lights" (he thought I was in my '03 Pontiac Sunfire)... I turned into my Uncle's driveway and he said "follow the car turning into the driveway here" (he thought I was the car behind my Camaro)... I said "I am the car turning in".. He said "No you're not, those headlights are too bright to be yours... Unless you got a new car... What the HELL is this?! A... Brand new... Chevy... CAMARO!... Holy SH!T, I have to get your mother!".... BAAAHAHAHAHA! I was laughing so hard... He absolutely loved it and made such a scene... It was fantastic... He got in the passenger side and was looking at the interior and I said "You wanna drive it?" (with a smile)... He said "N.. YEAH!" I've never saw him move so quick to get into the drivers seat! So he drove it around a bit and brought it back (He got more seat time on Sunday...)

My entire family was totally impressed and excited for me It was a surprise that definitely worked out and enjoyed every minute of my Dad's satisfaction with it...

So Sunday after Christmas, I got a really nice day to clean it up... The following are Sunday pics with the car, me, and my dad...

Enjoy!!!

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Here is my Dad's '70 Z28 and then him with it...

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His recreation with my car... lol

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Old 01-07-2010, 05:08 PM   #24
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The more on the Ourisman Rockmont story, as promised....

They all loved the stripes and the job that Brandi and Pele did with the design, that they are now painting at least one Camaro on the lot with these same stripes... I wish their body shop all the best and hope this generates lots of acclaim for them... Brandi is amazing at what she does there... she is absolutely wonderful to deal with... and given the opportunity I would use their body shop for anything custom... There is a lot of love and care in the work that they do and I can not say enough for her and the job that she does there... I do hope that there are a few more Camaros in the pipeline for her to paint as well... These stripes are AMAZING!!! Thanks again to Frank Marinucci for being the connection on the forum to make all of this happen, and thank you sir for taking pictures that day! Feel free to post some more on this thread... you have the originals...

I have a friend with a HD camera and one with a HD camcorder, so I am going to try and get some sweet photos and videos done with this thing... I love it so much!
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Old 01-07-2010, 05:18 PM   #25
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What a great story - this is what owning a machine like this is about! Congrats on a job well done! The car is beautiful!
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Old 01-07-2010, 05:51 PM   #26
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WOW what a Merry Xmas you will have. I'm happy to have helped a fellow camaro5 member ,to bad we can't get a picture of yours and mine side by side that would be .What is great about your project the fact that you were able to see it all come together.I was on the road and didn't have the pleasure.Any how your car looks fantastic even apart LOL. Make sure you send me the finished product.
Merry Xmass to you and to all the camaro5 members.
Perhaps one day... ya never know when a random Camaro5 meet will happen that we may both be at...

I did enjoy seeing it all from beginning to end... There was a lot of love in this car...

Thank you again for all of your help with this project... It couldn't have happened without you...

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very cool man, just a suggestion, but you have to get your bow-ties to match the stripes!!! that would look sick
I thought about it... I'm still up in the air about it... I kinda like the originals on there... but I dunno

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wow, these stripes look incredible! congrats man and merry christmas
Thank you very much!!!!

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What a great story - this is what owning a machine like this is about! Congrats on a job well done! The car is beautiful!
Thanks Ron!!!

I did thoroughly enjoy the entire process beginning to end... thanks for being there as part of my TPW brother!

I must say your car is just as stunning!
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Old 01-07-2010, 08:12 PM   #27
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Glad to hear everything is going great for you, Greg. Your car was the greatest thing we did on any car all year.

I loved the story about your trip home as well.
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Old 01-08-2010, 10:35 AM   #28
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Awesome story and car. Thanks Greg!!

Looks like I'll be doing mine about the same.

Awesome job!
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Old 01-08-2010, 11:27 AM   #29
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Congrats greg and great story. Pics look awesome.
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Old 01-08-2010, 11:52 AM   #30
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That's a great story and some fabulous pix - the pic of your dad "then and now" made me LOL! - are they the same shorts???? j/k. I just thought it was great.
I have the same colour combo as you - Black with IO interior (taking delivery today ) and my jury is kind of out on the stripes, but yours are awesome and may sway my decision.

Congrats man!
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Old 01-08-2010, 12:20 PM   #31
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Those look incredible. I give you alot of credit. I couldnt scuff down a brand new car even though the results are great.
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Old 01-09-2010, 04:52 AM   #32
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Glad to hear everything is going great for you, Greg. Your car was the greatest thing we did on any car all year.

I loved the story about your trip home as well.
Thanks a lot Frank!!

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Awesome story and car. Thanks Greg!!

Looks like I'll be doing mine about the same.

Awesome job!
Thanks John!

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Congrats greg and great story. Pics look awesome.
Thanks Tim! I enjoyed it start to finish... wouldn't have done anything any different!

Can't wait for the first MD meet that we can get to together... I can't wait to see your car man! I know as well as anyone who owns one of these... Pictures never do it full justice...

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That's a great story and some fabulous pix - the pic of your dad "then and now" made me LOL! - are they the same shorts???? j/k. I just thought it was great.
I have the same colour combo as you - Black with IO interior (taking delivery today ) and my jury is kind of out on the stripes, but yours are awesome and may sway my decision.

Congrats man!
Congrats on the car CamChick! The toughest thing about the stripes (if you get them painted on) is giving it up for a week... I wanted to cry... I just left her there in the service lane the night I took delivery... It's SO worth the wait though... whatever you decide, it will be awesome and it is YOURS!

Yeah my dad is a hell of a guy... I got a lot of enjoyment out of watching him and this car... Funny story about the jean shorts... he started to pose for the pic with a shirt on... I then pointed out that he was wearing strikingly similar shorts to the one in the pic from the 70s.. he then proceeded to make it official and throw his shirt off to the side... best part was that it was 45 degrees Fahrenheit that day... LOL

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Those look incredible. I give you alot of credit. I couldnt scuff down a brand new car even though the results are great.
It was tough watching it happen, however it is better than new with the 4 coats of premium clear they put on there for me
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3000 = Accepted By Production Control TPW: 11/6/09 (TPW = 11/23)
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Old 01-09-2010, 08:53 AM   #33
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Allright brother - that last post was at 3:52am! You better get some rest! I thought I was the only one that kept weird hours!

Again, the car is beautiful - I really love the stripes. They really set off the car - lots of POP!
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Old 01-09-2010, 10:35 AM   #34
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Allright brother - that last post was at 3:52am! You better get some rest! I thought I was the only one that kept weird hours!

Again, the car is beautiful - I really love the stripes. They really set off the car - lots of POP!
HAHAHAHA! I wish I could Ron! I am at the pharmacy doing the overnight shift... so what better use of my time then to comment on Camaro5! I'll be hittin the sack in the next hour or 2, hopefully I don't get paged...

Thanks again my friend!
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2000 = Accepted By GM: 11/3/09
3000 = Accepted By Production Control TPW: 11/6/09 (TPW = 11/23)
3300 = Scheduled For Production: 11/10/09
3400 = Broadcast: 11/18/09
3800 = Produced: 11/27/09 VIN 2G1FT1EWXA9171634
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