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Forum: Preservation forum 05-24-2022, 09:37 PM
Replies: 98
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Posted By cook_dw
Havenít decided. White Post Restorations...

Havenít decided. White Post Restorations currently has the master cylinder (they received it on 5/6) and Iím waiting for it to come back. Depending on turn around Iíll probably use them but itís...
Forum: Preservation forum 05-24-2022, 03:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Photos 281 - 282 - Original calipers before...

Photos 281 - 282 - Original calipers before teardown and cleaning. Cleaning was like many of my previous cleanings. Citrus degreaser then soaking in Evaporust. Then coat with RPM or Rust Veto or...
Forum: Yenko Chevrolet 05-23-2022, 12:17 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 18,277
Posted By cook_dw
Very cool congrats.

Very cool congrats.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 05-17-2022, 12:13 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,667
Posted By cook_dw
Good to see another example of the bypass hose...

Good to see another example of the bypass hose and fitting painted orange.
Forum: Preservation forum 05-16-2022, 07:24 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Thanks. MEK

Thanks. MEK
Forum: Preservation forum 05-16-2022, 06:14 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Next on the multitude of things to do I decided...

Next on the multitude of things to do I decided to clean up the e-brake cable to go along with the e-brake assembly I previously cleaned.

Photos 269 - 271 - Before cleaning of e-brake cable
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Forum: Preservation forum 05-16-2022, 06:07 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Some progression although slow it is moving...

Some progression although slow it is moving forward. Needed to continue with firewall cleaning and removal of old black spray bomb paint so I pulled the steering column, e-brake assembly and master,...
Forum: Preservation forum 04-20-2022, 05:22 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Last night I spent a few hours working on...

Last night I spent a few hours working on removing the black overspray off the top of the cowl and tulip areas. Word of advice, if you still have any MEK make sure you have whatever you are working...
Forum: Preservation forum 04-20-2022, 05:11 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
I will confirm next time I am under the car but I...

I will confirm next time I am under the car but I am fairly confident all the red you are seeing is Matador and not primer. Remember LOS cars were painted differently than NOR cars. My fathers...
Forum: Preservation forum 04-16-2022, 10:29 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
I took some time away from laying on my back and...

I took some time away from laying on my back and cleaning and pulled the front clip off the car. Also shot a quickie video of ole green while I let her warm up this morning. Memories of my father...
Forum: Lounge 04-14-2022, 12:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,131
Posted By cook_dw
What I've used in the past on a set of TT D's...

What I've used in the past on a set of TT D's polished lips that were stained by oxidation and brake fluid was aluminum wheel cleaner, 0000 steel wool and then polish with a wheel attachment on a...
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 04-13-2022, 04:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,133
Posted By cook_dw
Cool As noted above. Not mask lines. 68 L78. Of...

As noted above. Not mask lines. 68 L78. Of course 03D. Tag photo was back before I did a preservation on the car. The other 3 were during the preservation process.
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 04-11-2022, 01:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,001
Posted By cook_dw
Sell the 2 cars you like the least and save your...

Sell the 2 cars you like the least and save your money. You are gonna need it. And drive the wheels of the 2 you keep. I'm doing the same thing but dealing with parts and I'm only 43 (44 in June).
Forum: Lounge 04-07-2022, 02:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,044
Posted By cook_dw
Do you listen to the No Agenda podcast? If not...

Do you listen to the No Agenda podcast? If not check it out. Give it 5 episodes before abandoning it.
Forum: Chevrolet 04-05-2022, 06:52 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 153,120
Posted By cook_dw
Congrats on a smart move

Congrats on a smart move
Forum: Supercar/Musclecar Discussion 04-04-2022, 01:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 987
Posted By cook_dw
With & without vinyl but you get the idea. ...

With & without vinyl but you get the idea. What's the original color?


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Forum: Ebay & other seen ads section 03-31-2022, 04:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 965
Posted By cook_dw
Hard to beat a red white stripe Z.. :biggthumpup:

Hard to beat a red white stripe Z.. :biggthumpup:
Forum: Mecum Auctions 03-31-2022, 04:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,172
Posted By cook_dw
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Forum: Preservation forum 03-25-2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
A little more progress over the last 2 nights.. ...

A little more progress over the last 2 nights.. Almost have the center section of the tub getting close. Hope to dedicate some time over the weekend on some more cleaning.

Photos 229 - 237 -...
Forum: Preservation forum 03-24-2022, 09:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Thanks. There’s always the possibility of me...

Thanks. There’s always the possibility of me reopening RGR (Red Gorilla Restorations). Well maybe I should call it RGP (Red Gorilla Preservations). I’m kidding.. As for the bolts, just the usual...
Forum: Chevrolet 03-23-2022, 03:47 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 109,172
Posted By cook_dw
Congrats

Congrats
Forum: Garages/shops.. 03-23-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,474
Posted By cook_dw
Congrats Tony.

Congrats Tony.
Forum: Preservation forum 03-23-2022, 01:13 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Thanks, Zep citrus degreaser with a blue...

Thanks, Zep citrus degreaser with a blue Scotchbrite pad and then wiping with cheapy microfiber rags and then hitting it with #7 Meguiars.
Forum: Preservation forum 03-23-2022, 11:51 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 22,384
Posted By cook_dw
Starting the long and slow process of the...

Starting the long and slow process of the undercarriage cleaning. Be prepared to be underwhelmed with photos of dirty and then clean floorpans.


Photo 221 - 222 - Before Cleaning

Photo 223 -...
Forum: Day 2 stuff-modified cars 03-21-2022, 04:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 959
Posted By cook_dw
Looks close..

Looks close..
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