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  1. Rotisserie for 56 resto

    Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Hey I'm thinking about purchasing a rotisserie for my 56 resto, replacing the pan, rockers, and both quarters. Before I go out and buy one, i thought I might ask if anyone has one they would a) like to sell b) possibly rent or c) any good suggestions on a brand that stands out among the others...
  2. 55 210 7 year restoration ... done

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    Here you go Jay. Mostly done, still to have head liner installed. Have owned the 55 since 1965, first car, used in college (Maine) and initially stored in my fathers NH barn, w/ dirt floor … not good. True NE car. Finally started restoration in March 2011. Here are some before photos. Included...
  3. Restoration Software

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    Manage your TriFive Chevys with Collector Car Companion. Organize and track your projects, parts, photos, costs and more. Document full restorations, routine maintenance, and anything in between. Check out the FAQs at the bottom of our website for more details. For a limited time use promo code...
  4. 1956 Chevy Nomad Bel Air Restomod

    Tri Five Cars for Sale
    1956 Chevrolet Nomad in Twilight Turquoise and White over matching Interior. Equipped with a 383ci Stoker Engine mated to a 700R4 Automatic Transmission. This beautiful restomod Nomad has undergone a full body-off restoration. It still retains it's amazing original look, while being updated with...
  5. The Hot Rod Restoration Workshop

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    Kustom Built Cars is fostering the automotive aftermarket restoration industry for the next generation. Learn valuable skills at this Hot Rod Workshop, building a classic/custom car from start to finish. This 5-month workshop gives hands-on training which includes the evaluation of a project...
  6. 1955 Chevrolet 3100 6volt question

    Trifive Trucks Suburbans & Panel vans
    1955 Chevrolet 3100 1st Series, Hydramatic Tranny, 3.6L Inline 6. I'm starting a frame off restoration on a truck that we have had for about 25 years. The truck has 35k original miles and I have verified that all numbers are matching. So that leads me to my question. I have done many...
  7. In process of restoring 3-57 chev's and 1-56

    Paint & Bodywork Questions and Answers
    Paint and body work questions.
  8. 57 sedan delivery

    57 sedan delivery

    progress started may 2017-Jan 2018
  9. 57 sedan delivery

    57 sedan delivery

    progress started may 2017-Jan 2018
  10. 57 sedan delivery

    57 sedan delivery

    progress started may 2017-Jan 2018
  11. 57 sedan delivery

    57 sedan delivery

    in process progress
  12. 57 sedan delivery

    57 sedan delivery

    in process progress
  13. 57 sedan delivery

    57 sedan delivery

    in process progress
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  15. 57 Bel Air sedan - sloooow restoration

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    Hi guys, Finally after all the paperwork and long trip in the container the car has arrived few days ago in Poland. So here it is. It looks nice on pics from far, but when you go up close ... well there is a lot to do before I will enjoy a good ride in it. Was hoping for a bit better...
  16. 1957 dusk pearl in basecoat mix codes

    Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    'I' am looking for a mix code for dusk pearl, it seems getiing it in an exact match in basecoat is extremly difficult. 'I' would prefer it in a solvent based PPG basecoat, no waterborne, and it is vital that it is correct. 'I' do have some surfaces that could maybe be scanned, but if anyone has...
  17. Stock/Original Car or old Restoration?

    Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I am working through the 57 that I was given as a Christmas present last month (:congrats: yes I know..lucky me) and my brother was told when he purchased it that it was "mostly" original. The car came with lots records from three owners (just repair and replace stuff), but basically nothing...
  18. Steering Wheel Restoration

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    TriFive, New member/first post. My father is restoring a "55 Bel Air hardtop and we are hoping to get in on the road for the 2016 summer. I'm in search of a company that restores original steering wheels. Trying to make it this years Christmas present. The steering wheel that is currently on...
  19. Hello everybody!

    New Member Introductions
    Hi. I´m David from Argentina. I recently discover the site because I started to restore a 1956 4 door hardtop. I can´t wait to finish the process and take this American beauty for a ride. I have almost all the parts, but i´m having trouble to find a transmission here un Argentina. The engine...
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