The Chevelle Update!!

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Rantheman, Mar 17, 2007.

  1. Rantheman

    Rantheman Well-Known Member

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    alright so today I was a little bored. SO I finished some welding and some grinding anf sent the chevelle frame to the shop to get powdercoated. I am now 50% done with my mini Tub.

    Here are some pics I sent it also because I was sic of it rusting frome being outside!!

    Lower control arm gussets
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    Rear trailing arm boxing and moved frame rail in 2 inches
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    Very back the end were the frame rail was moved in
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    and the very rear the frame was upside down
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  2. scarface

    scarface Guest

    keep it going bud!
     
  3. trav_19

    trav_19 Legend

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    where the hells the pics of the car????? i love chevelles!!!!! what year?? what engine?? tell me all
     
  4. Brian95SVT

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    keep up the good work! O0
     
  5. Lightning Struck

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    +1 why the hell did you let us hang with no pics of the car?
     
  6. Brian95SVT

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    i know right
    WTF IS THAT???

    :pics:
     
  7. Rantheman

    Rantheman Well-Known Member

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    sorry guys I gotta go to my girlfriends house were going to the coast tomarrow. It's a 65 chevelle my dad got it in 1964 with a 327 4speed then it sat at the coast for 30 years wiht no motor now I have it torn all apart and doing a ground up restoration. you will se more pics later as i go.
     
  8. MeanGrn Gt

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    Sounds like a fun project. My boss has a nice red 70 chevelle vert.
     
  9. uncltrvlnmatt

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    1965 Chevelle 327 4spd=sweet.
    But I still like Fords better.
     
  10. Red96GT

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    Nice! keep us updated
     
  11. trav_19

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    my dads got a 69 chevelle ss big block 396 it was fun when i lived at home we used to work on it together and stuff hes got the undercarrage all complete the driveline from the engine back to the rear end complete and the interior is almost there and now hes getting ready to start on the body work....its auctually a nice looking car right now but it needs work.

    i will see if i can get some pics of it there all over at my mom and dads
     
  12. Brian95SVT

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    damn!! two cars that sound incredible!!
     
  13. TxCobrA98

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    can't see the pics right now cause im at school... but good job on gettin out there and workin on the chevelle, i can't wait to see the pics when i get home!!
     
  14. Brian95SVT

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    hurry up and get home and get on AIM bro
     
  15. TxCobrA98

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    haha well i won't be home right away.. i have to go to autozone and put in my application, then go get my drivers license renewed which i was supposed to do on my bday 3 weeks ago because mine expired on the 27th of february.. then my gf's house then home at around 530.. :-\
     
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    ouchh.... well ok
     
  17. Rantheman

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    i'll get it back on wedsnday since they are backed up a little so I will post pics on wedsnday or thursday
     
  18. MeanGrn Gt

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    If i ever get a chance ill have to get some pics of my boss's 70 chevelle. This winter when we werent working i helped him do some dress up stuff under the hood. He put one of those march serpentine pulley systems on it. Its all billet. Man that kit isnt cheap :eek:
     
  19. bigjohnson4.6gt

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    I heart chevelles (65, 67, and 72 are my favorite years).............oooooooohhhhhhhh baby :fastjob:
     
  20. trav_19

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    70's my favorite chevelle...71 and 72 seem to be identical to me whats the difference??


    i got a side shot of his car i will upload i am trying to get some engine bay pics for you guys :pimp: