Just joined? Please introduce yourself.
Classic Edge Designs, LLC Prime Custom Cars, LLC MadMooks

Search:

Type: Posts; User: BamaNomad

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.07 seconds.

  1. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,061

    RD: You can do that When the full harness with...

    RD: You can do that When the full harness with all the wires is lying on a bench, but once installed into the car... not so easy since there might be 10-15 feet between the two points you want to...
  2. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,061

    I wasn't suggesting POWERING anything, just...

    I wasn't suggesting POWERING anything, just proposed the 9V battery as a means to TEST that the wires that were supposed to be HOT were hot, and the ones that were supposed to be GROUND were...
  3. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,061

    I've been wondering if it would be helpful during...

    I've been wondering if it would be helpful during the wiring process to hook up a small battery (maybe a 9V battery?) which would enable checking the 'hot leads' and the Grounds/returns to make sure...
  4. Replies
    313
    Views
    45,786

    Tobasco, Thanks... that's what I'm checking on....

    Tobasco, Thanks... that's what I'm checking on. I sent a message to a local sheet metal shop yesterday to get a quote... we'll see. If they aren't interested, I'll check out another.. :) ...
  5. Replies
    313
    Views
    45,786

    RD, it would be best to run them in the channels...

    RD, it would be best to run them in the channels GM provided (the same channels exist on both sides of the body, but they need sheet metal covers to protect the wires.

    Danchuk has both the front...
  6. Replies
    313
    Views
    45,786

    LOOKING FOR REAR WIRING HARNESS COVERS.... ? ...

    LOOKING FOR REAR WIRING HARNESS COVERS.... ?

    I'm beginning to spend some time trying to figure out the AAW 'Classic Update' wiring kit I purchased several years ago for my '57 Nomad project... ...
  7. Timo: Is there any chance of finding a good...

    Timo:

    Is there any chance of finding a good used door in Finland or Europe even?

    Full door shells are available 'new' from Golden Star (and perhaps other sources?)...
    ...
  8. Thread: Vin Number

    by BamaNomad
    Replies
    10
    Views
    538

    Did you get a bill of sale when you purchased the...

    Did you get a bill of sale when you purchased the car? To uniquely identify the vehicle you purchased, the BOS should have a VIN identified on it, and that same number should be on the car's VIN...
  9. Replies
    753
    Views
    189,009

    Sticky: :) It appears that in addition to doing great...

    :) It appears that in addition to doing great auto metal work, Robert is also doing his part in helping these heavy duty machines find a new happy home! :)
  10. Thread: Howdy

    by BamaNomad
    Replies
    13
    Views
    222

    Thanks PNW.... upon viewing that particular two...

    Thanks PNW.... upon viewing that particular two tone 'design'... I have to agree with you! :)

    But a regular design two tone (or special two tone) on your car would be nice... :)
  11. Dave, That's a NEW ONE to me... I'm totally...

    Dave, That's a NEW ONE to me... I'm totally unaware of that process/possibility. Is your local shop that does that a 'national chain'?? I'd try that if it were available to me....

    Rick: The...
  12. Rocketman is correct... this technique uses the...

    Rocketman is correct... this technique uses the 'weight' of the engine/car to compress the spring! :) A few years ago, I tried this technique installing new springs in a bare chassis... didn't...
  13. Hi Chevy1955... Welcome to TriFiveChevys! :) ...

    Hi Chevy1955... Welcome to TriFiveChevys! :)

    Several of us either have or are building trifives with C4 chassis/underpinnings, but there are several variations of that approach. Which...
  14. Good summary, Mrzak... and the way I've always...

    Good summary, Mrzak... and the way I've always done it since being shown that method by an old sergeant (manager of the auto hobby shopt at KAFB)in 1971... :) and he always emphasized.. 'Don't...
  15. Thread: New to Forum

    by BamaNomad
    Replies
    3
    Views
    84

    Welcome to TriFivechevys, Rriffle... Tell us...

    Welcome to TriFivechevys, Rriffle... Tell us more! :)
  16. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,061

    [QUOTE=55 Rescue Dog;58221]Getting the windshield...

    [QUOTE=55 Rescue Dog;58221]Getting the windshield installed just 30 minutes ago was a fun project to get finished. Went with the green EZ-eye glass that Bama had suggested.
    I really think it's the...
  17. Thread: Howdy

    by BamaNomad
    Replies
    13
    Views
    222

    Welcome to TrifiveChevys, Scott.... show us some...

    Welcome to TrifiveChevys, Scott.... show us some pix... many of us like two tone paint jobs.. :)
  18. Replies
    115
    Views
    33,618

    Well, hurry up and get it painted!~ :) You're...

    Well, hurry up and get it painted!~ :) You're holding up ONE FINE GARAGE from seeing car work going on! :)

    It's going to be a beauty of a garage.. and looks HUGE in those 'empty pix'.. :)
    ...
  19. Replies
    32
    Views
    1,061

    Uhoh... do you have a long extendible magnetic...

    Uhoh... do you have a long extendible magnetic tool?? That's the only thing I can think of but I've never had to do that inside a '55-56 cowl. Maybe someone with experience on that can help...
  20. Replies
    18
    Views
    839

    Thanks for the video, Timo... seems you purchased...

    Thanks for the video, Timo... seems you purchased a '57 BelAir sedan with solid sheet metal. Did you get a cowl plate with the car? It's most likely an original harbor blue/larkspur blue car, but...
  21. Thread: Hello

    by BamaNomad
    Replies
    3
    Views
    114

    Welcome to Trifivechevys, Steve... we'll look...

    Welcome to Trifivechevys, Steve... we'll look forward to hearing more about your current project... :)

    Gary
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    242

    Posting photos is not difficult, Dave.... What do...

    Posting photos is not difficult, Dave.... What do you use for a camera? Have you tried to post a photo unsuccessfully? Or are you confused about which function to use? The easiest way to get...
  23. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,657

    Very nice Prozak!~ I especially like the...

    Very nice Prozak!~ I especially like the modification you did to the '57 Instrument panel !
  24. Replies
    115
    Views
    33,618

    You're hiring that done aren't you Paul? :)

    You're hiring that done aren't you Paul? :)
  25. Replies
    5
    Views
    141

    Welcome to TrifiveChevys, EGG.... we can always...

    Welcome to TrifiveChevys, EGG.... we can always find room for another good egg... :)

    Gary
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4