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  1. '57 Utility Sedan Update

    Project Update Section, Post Project Updates Here
    I put off doing the patch panels in the trunk, gonna wait until I have a couple weekends in a row that I can work on it. So, I sanded all the rust off the front end. Sanded down both fenders and stripped the hood. I fixed a couple dings on the hood and sprayed it with white epoxy primer. It's...
  2. How To Seal Old Paint

    Paint & Bodywork Questions and Answers
    My '56 has original paint that is getting thin on the hood and front fenders. In fact, there is a bit of a rust haze in some places. Unfortunately, a re-paint is not in the budget this year and the car has to sit outside. Any ideas on how to seal the old paint to keep the rust from getting...
  3. advice on where to start

    Trifive Nomads, Sedan Deliveries & Station Wagons
    floorboards or engine mounting first? just dont really know how to jump in on this project first...floorboards need replacing, motor needs mounting, and of course body work and everything else
  4. my nomad project, running date for oct. 2013

    my nomad project, running date for oct. 2013

  5. my nomad project, running date for oct. 2013

    my nomad project, running date for oct. 2013

  6. my nomad project, running date for oct. 2013

    my nomad project, running date for oct. 2013

    my dad parked this nomad 30 years ago because his sister needed a transmission and they didnt have money to buy one, it sat there as he built others projects and now its my project. he got sick and we never could build it together,gunna build it like he was still here
  7. 56 Nomad -

    Project Update Section, Post Project Updates Here
    Hey guys. My dad and I found this '56 Nomad in a barn last year, but we weren't ready for another project at that time (I was still working on my F100, and we had just finished a 56 Chevy pickup the year before). BUT, because the owner is a friend of a friend, he was willing to give it up at a...
  8. Advice on what to check for when buying a 57 Hardtop

    Chit Chat Area, Anything on your mind goes here.
    Hi All, I just joined TriFives today. I have been looking for a solid 55-57 for a few months now to use as the base for my first hot rod. I have a good general knowledge of cars and have turned a wrench or two in my day but I am, without a doubt, jumping deep into unknown territory. If things...
  9. RUST AROUND BACK WINDOW

    Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions
    I HAVE RUST ALL ALONG THE TOP OF MY REAR WINDOW IS THIER A PATCH PANEL THAT FIXES THIS . OR DO YOU THINK I COULD FIND A DONER CAR AND CUT OFF THE ROOF
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