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Well, finished frame and with body going on... went to order front/rear chrome. Oh geeze... current prices do not match what i had recorded a few years ago on my excel! Taken back by the total cost a little. Now i'm looking at ebay/craigslist etc for used, not looking for perfect pieces keeping in mind that its in primer right now. Pitting etc works, just not looking for pieces that are half rusted out.

I'm wondering if i should wait for a trifive national to purchase. I've never been. Normally a good selection for parts? Assuming slight discount from reproduction and fairly good shape.
 

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Swap meets locally and craigs list may turn up some pieces, you can even place an ad here for what you need.
 

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Minimum charge I’ve encountered is a Hunert dollar bill. That for a 2”x 4” piece.
 

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having been to the nationals my self a few times I have found that the vendors prices are not much better than some frugal online searching can get you.
 

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Are you talking bumpers? or ?? What year?
 

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As you know, Prices of everything are going up rapidly since last January . New product supply, shipping and labor costs have made catalog prices obsolete.
 

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@BamaNomad 56 sedan, pretty much everything. I'll post the list below, i bought a roller with no chrome/trim.

@hotrodg726 Thanks, i'll start looking locally online.. if anything, i can use the show as a catch all.

Now that i think about it... maybe i'm ok with a little rust showing, ha ha...


park light backing plates Pair
park light extension chrome Pair
park light chrome housing assemblies 2
Headlight bezels (pair)
trim parts hood bar extension kit
1955 Chevy Grille Molding, Complete Set
Grille
bumper (complete with guards)
headlight assembly (each)
headlight assembly (each)
fasteners
 

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The cost savings on shipping can be quite significant when purchasing at Nationals. Especially on larger items.
 
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