'65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

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Tell us about your Corvette: 1995 Targa Top Coupe, Stock 350/300 hp LT1 Automatic
1968 Full Custom Corvette Convertible, 454/425 hp, Turbo-Hydromatic 400 Transmission with shift kit and stall converter. 1965 High Performance Resto-Mod Coupe, 350 LT-1/390 hp Kiesler 5-Speed
Location: Pinellas Park, Florida

Re: '65 Coupe Resto-Mod and '68 Full Custom Restoration

Post by rbryce1 » May 8th, 2017 10:39 am

My new rear bumpers are now installed and they fit like a glove. Extremely happy camper. :Hurray:

I will post photos after I remove the blue painters tape I covered the bumpers with to prevent any scratches while I was fitting them up. :thumbs:

Now when I drive the car, I won't get busted for not having rear bumpers and yes, Kenneth City Police have been known to do that. :mad:

Next is prepping the whole car for it's final coat of high build primer, sanding that and spraying the black primer-sealer. Then I drive it for 3 months in the Florida sun to make any shrinkage happen that has not happened already.

If I don't find any, is get it ready for paint this fall. :cheers: