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Old 10-06-2014, 01:37 AM
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Hello Lateral G, first I would like to compliment and congratulate Jeff and Cindy Carpenter for their outstanding Camaro featured this month. Beautiful car and some outstanding workmanship! Well done, I am inspired. Thanks also to
Mark Stielow, it was his build and book that led me to this forum. I can only hope to aspire to build something like these cars some day.
In April of this year I purchased a nice car with a lot of good parts and some good work and some not so good, as usual. I am enjoying tearing apart and reworking most of what was here to get things in order and working correctly. The motor is a very strong 383, solid lifter, roller rockers on Edelbrock heads, Hooker, Demon, March, Hydrotech, Global West, QA1 coil overs, built 700R4, Quicksilver, 12 bolt 3:73 posi 4 link. Plans are for the AFX spindles, A Arms and Baer 13 inch brakes, 670 steering box, mini tub. BBC.??

In the 80's I had a shop in Reseda called Performance Tuning, I did a lot of carburetor and special high performance tuning, so I hope I can contribute here.
Thanks for letting me play along.

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Old 10-06-2014, 06:12 AM
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Car looks outstanding Steve. Welcome to Lateral G!
70 velle' on custom chassis w/custom RideTech coilovers, RED sleeved 434 with Mamo 265s, F-body Magnum, 12 bolt 3:73, wilwood 6/4's, bla, bla, bla...build. thread https://lateral-g.net/forums/showthread.php4?t=39631
New 434 engine build here https://ls1tech.com/forums/generatio...ved-block.html

Thanks Dad!!

My Chevelle is old school... It has a belt driven power steering pump.
They're 17's, but I keep em clean!
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Old 10-06-2014, 07:58 AM
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Steve, very sharp car!
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Old 10-06-2014, 09:50 AM
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Steve thanks for the compliments and welcome to this site.I have learned so much from everyone here.Looks like a very nice car you bought,right colors for sure.Any help you need here just send me or anyone a pm and I am sure you will get some good help,thanks again and good luck with your car
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Old 10-06-2014, 09:51 AM
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Welcome to the site Steve!


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Old 10-06-2014, 09:55 AM
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The car looks great from the single picture, but let's see some more of it.
Don't be afraid to show what you don't like about it and plan on changing...

My build BRNAGN 1969 camaro SS
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Old 10-06-2014, 10:30 AM
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Welcome Steve!
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Old 10-06-2014, 12:39 PM
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Hey Steve! Sherman Oaks here...
Ron in SoCal
69 Camaro in progress

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Old 10-06-2014, 01:51 PM
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Welcome. Where about in Reseda was your shop back in the 80's? 48 years in Tarzana here.
If it ain't buckin, chirpin & makin all kinds of bad noises, then I ain't happy

Accelerating is optional...........stopping is mandatory. Your car WILL stop one way or another.
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