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Forum: Build Ups 11-01-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
I agree. Orange is the new.....Well....Orange. ...

I agree. Orange is the new.....Well....Orange.

Im making a commitment to finish it this year !!
I'll be loading up progress pics again.
And with a lot of help, money and anticip.p.p.p.ation,...
Forum: Build Ups 11-01-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,614
Posted By Ranga350
Great news Mark, surely it looks worth the wait,...

Great news Mark, surely it looks worth the wait, beautiful car.
Im sure you've had some pretty darks days over the years waiting but now....finally....
Have fun.
Forum: Build Ups 02-01-2018, 07:37 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,912
Posted By Ranga350
You have Toyota Coronas in your backyard too?? ...

You have Toyota Coronas in your backyard too??

Interested in how she starts up and tunes Darren, looking to chuck one of these on my pickup in the near future. Ive heard other guys had great...
Forum: Build Ups 27-12-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Here's a hint of whats to come....No not twin...

Here's a hint of whats to come....No not twin turbo....Just the Colour!!
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Forum: Build Ups 27-12-2017, 10:28 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Guys, hope everyone had a great Christmas....

Thanks Guys, hope everyone had a great Christmas.

Finished up partly blocked for the break, have another test panel (in orange) being done, hopefully this will be the final decision on...
Forum: Build Ups 13-11-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Cheers Guys Motorvation Custom Paint & Panel...

Cheers Guys

Motorvation Custom Paint & Panel
Burgess Rd Bayswater
They're earning themselves a reputation for good resto work & paint.
Ask for Tim, tell him i sent you.

The short list is...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,564
Posted By Ranga350
Good on you guys for holding this event. I was...

Good on you guys for holding this event.
I was shocked and saddened to hear of Steve's passing.
Sorry i can't make it, i'm at the Yarrawonga Rod Run.
My condolences to Steve's family & friends.
Forum: Build Ups 06-11-2017, 05:30 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Very little Al. Nova's been in the panel shop...

Very little Al.
Nova's been in the panel shop for quite a while now and i haven't been back to my engine build for a long time.
It's sitting in high-fill at the moment drying out until i decide on...
Forum: Build Ups 07-09-2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 34,838
Posted By Ranga350
Looking good Darren, getting excited!!

Looking good Darren, getting excited!!
Forum: Build Ups 30-08-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Hi Lyndsay Now i have engine envy.... Im...

Hi Lyndsay
Now i have engine envy....
Im still sticking with the LS1 but its stroked to 383cubes, AFR heads, Holley Hi-Ram manifold and stack injection.
I kick myself now & then for not going the...
Forum: Build Ups 29-08-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Hi all, been ages since i was around. Not a lot...

Hi all, been ages since i was around.
Not a lot happening on the Nova....other than nearly 200hrs of body work.
Its not quite done yet but getting there.
Maybe have some colour this year??
Sorry...
Forum: General Discussion 28-01-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,550
Posted By Ranga350
I used CEVA for my pickup recently, cost $860...

I used CEVA for my pickup recently, cost $860 from depot to door, Qld-Vic in covered transport. Happy enough with the service, no dents, scratches or problems.
Forum: Build Ups 28-01-2017, 07:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,385
Posted By Ranga350
Looking forward to this Justin, just don't work...

Looking forward to this Justin, just don't work too hard or you'll beat me to the finish.
Forum: General Discussion 12-01-2017, 11:02 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 36,051
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Chris Great chatting mate, i could've...

Thanks Chris
Great chatting mate, i could've talked for hours
Hopefully it'll be on the road soon, cheers.
Forum: General Discussion 08-11-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,283
Posted By Ranga350
The mathematical formula in the General Motors...

The mathematical formula in the General Motors "Engineering for Smart-Arzes' reads....and i quote....
The angle of the dangle is proportionally equivalent to the throb of the knob and therefore...
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 36,051
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Ken Its a muscle steering rack anyway,...

Thanks Ken
Its a muscle steering rack anyway, [non-power] so thats ok.
I'll remember the caster when i get the front end aligned, drives ok at the moment but has a turning circle of an ocean liner....
Forum: Build Ups 03-11-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 45,820
Posted By Ranga350
Wow !!

Wow !!
Forum: General Discussion 03-11-2016, 01:27 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 36,051
Posted By Ranga350
Please tell me more Ken, i wouldn't say it was...

Please tell me more Ken, i wouldn't say it was twitchy but any improvement is good, cheers.
Forum: General Discussion 27-10-2016, 10:10 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 36,051
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Gents 1940 Chevy KC 1/2 ton pickup ...

Thanks Gents

1940 Chevy KC 1/2 ton pickup
400 sbc, T400, 10 bolt, older version Mustang II front end.
Professional build approx 10 years ago on the Californian Coast?
Not sure who built it...
Forum: General Discussion 27-10-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 36,051
Posted By Ranga350
Ive joined the Trucking Fraternity....am i...

Ive joined the Trucking Fraternity....am i allowed to call it that ??
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Forum: Build Ups 27-10-2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Paint Jail ... and .... Engine Jail 33533

Paint Jail ... and .... Engine Jail
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Forum: General Discussion 27-10-2016, 01:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By Ranga350
I'll be cruising around up there in the coupe...

I'll be cruising around up there in the coupe Vic, i'll keep an eye out for you.
Forum: Build Ups 11-09-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
'Bout bloody time i got to do something on my...

'Bout bloody time i got to do something on my engine.
Now that the car's in the panel shop, i can spend some time on it, also been helping build my son's 179 Stroker which is up to final assembly....
Forum: General Discussion 09-09-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,601
Posted By Ranga350
Yep...Brand new brushes Chris 33337 I'm...

Yep...Brand new brushes Chris
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I'm guessing you haven't had a respray lately???
Forum: General Discussion 02-09-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,601
Posted By Ranga350
If your paint job's with $10k-$15k or even $20...

If your paint job's with $10k-$15k or even $20 grand, then a $400-500 car cover is good insurance.
I bought a Covercraft for my '32 and its an excellent product.
Forum: General Discussion 02-09-2016, 11:43 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,635
Posted By Ranga350
It seems these days anything with a chrome bumper...

It seems these days anything with a chrome bumper is a "Muscle Car"
Personally, i don't give 2 FKS what you call it....its good for the 'industry'.
Have you been to a local cruise night lately?? ...
Forum: Build Ups 02-09-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,182
Posted By Ranga350
Welcome to USM Luke Nice Camino You could...

Welcome to USM Luke
Nice Camino
You could always use those twin turbos on the big block ;-))
Forum: Build Ups 02-09-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 34,838
Posted By Ranga350
Looks awesome Darren, lines are crisp and...

Looks awesome Darren, lines are crisp and straight and yes I would be happy too.
Forum: General Discussion 31-08-2016, 05:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 600
Posted By Ranga350
Expensive Huh?

Thought some of you guys might like to purchase a new car ????

http://www.sediuvirtual.com/top-10-most-expensive-classic-cars-on-ebaymotors/
Forum: General Discussion 31-08-2016, 05:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,027
Posted By Ranga350
Well i hope you're going to invite us all over...

Well i hope you're going to invite us all over for a beer now ???

---------- Post added at 05:05 PM ---------- Previous post was at 05:05 PM ----------

BTW....Looks fantastic !!
Forum: General Discussion 29-08-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,063
Posted By Ranga350
NO HAPPY ENDING HERE.....Hilarious !!!

NO HAPPY ENDING HERE.....Hilarious !!!
Forum: Build Ups 26-08-2016, 08:55 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Think you might be right Kev?? $10k Bali...

Think you might be right Kev??
$10k Bali holiday, $2.5k front door, $1k internal door upgrade, $20k Europe holiday, $3k Broome holiday ???
Forum: Build Ups 25-08-2016, 04:44 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Sean, i keep telling my wife that "It's only...

Sean, i keep telling my wife that "It's only money"
Just not sure she believes me....
Forum: Build Ups 25-08-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
New purchases this week... Bought the TMI Sport...

New purchases this week...
Bought the TMI Sport R Foams and OER 67-68 Camaro seat frames.
Going for a custom leather trim instead of the original Nova buckets & PUI covers.
Figured i've already...
Forum: Build Ups 25-08-2016, 04:04 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 34,838
Posted By Ranga350
Nice Work Darren

Nice Work Darren
Forum: General Discussion 25-08-2016, 04:03 PM
Replies: 580
Views: 68,897
Posted By Ranga350
And this week.... 33269 33271

And this week....

33269 33271
Forum: Parts Wanted 24-08-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,057
Posted By Ranga350
Hey Jason Thanks mate, I've been hunting around...

Hey Jason
Thanks mate, I've been hunting around for ages and only decided last night to look at Classic Industries and they had a 15% off sale ending last night so i jumped on it and bought a new...
Forum: General Discussion 24-08-2016, 09:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,875
Posted By Ranga350
I find that mildly offensive

I find that mildly offensive
Forum: Build Ups 24-08-2016, 08:56 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Cheers Mate, i'll give him a yell.

Cheers Mate, i'll give him a yell.
Forum: Readers Rides 23-08-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,026
Posted By Ranga350
Sounds like.... "I TOLD YOU SO" ....Chris...

Sounds like.... "I TOLD YOU SO" ....Chris ?
Forum: Parts Wanted 22-08-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,057
Posted By Ranga350
67-69 Camaro Bucket Seats

Giddy all

Looking for a set of L&R 67-69 Camaro Bucket Seats.
Need frames and hardware mainly for retrimming, must be in good condition.
Please pm me if you have some or know where i can get...
Forum: Build Ups 21-08-2016, 11:30 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Can anyone recommend a good Chrome Plating...

Can anyone recommend a good Chrome Plating company around Melbourne who can refurbish bumper bars? Thanks
Forum: Build Ups 21-08-2016, 11:28 PM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
My OCD took over today.... Filled in the bumper...

My OCD took over today....
Filled in the bumper bolt holes, straightened up the lower lip and generally made it look pretty. Will fit it to the body & close up the gaps when the Ranga returns.
...
Forum: General Discussion 21-08-2016, 11:12 PM
Replies: 580
Views: 68,897
Posted By Ranga350
Carriage Works Billet Grille & an Autometer...

Carriage Works Billet Grille & an Autometer speedo transducer
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Forum: General Discussion 21-08-2016, 11:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,875
Posted By Ranga350
I rewired my sons HD Holden with a basic AAW kit....

I rewired my sons HD Holden with a basic AAW kit.
It was reasonably easy, just depends on your skill level, [i am in the trade so to speak]
I've embarked on a more complex system for the Nova -...
Forum: Readers Rides 20-08-2016, 09:27 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,026
Posted By Ranga350
Holy crap Jason, from a wet cylinder to...

Holy crap Jason, from a wet cylinder to this....thats a big step backwards but at least it will become a huge leap forwards in time.
Hope your build goes smoothly mate, keep the photos coming.
Forum: Build Ups 20-08-2016, 09:15 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
Thanks Greg, I would like to think so, but..........

Thanks Greg, I would like to think so, but.......
It'll be coming back in primer with the engine bay painted.
Then install the engine & driveline, exhaust, wiring, finish the brakes, fit the...
Forum: Build Ups 20-08-2016, 01:01 AM
Replies: 538
Views: 57,187
Posted By Ranga350
And into paint jail it goes.... 33247

And into paint jail it goes....
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Forum: Build Ups 19-08-2016, 06:39 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,080
Posted By Ranga350
So with that out of the way, there must be room...

So with that out of the way, there must be room in the garage for my Nova ?? Then you could finish that off for me too......just like the vette please, only orange.
Forum: General Discussion 08-08-2016, 11:07 PM
Replies: 5,843
Views: 800,621
Posted By Ranga350
Took my Turbo700 down to Pro Automatics today to...

Took my Turbo700 down to Pro Automatics today to get checked over before it goes back in the car.
I was petrified of being ripped off by some knob who could just say...."Yeah it's stuffed mate,...
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