74 Chevy Nova Update 15 - Jamb painting
Finally some COLOR! I show the jamb painting from masking to complete.
Velocity Red Mica is the color and its Urethane Base with Clear Coat. Red
Oxide Sealer was used as well to help with overage.
74 Chevy Nova Update 47 - Bare Metal Cowl Hood
Took off all of the E-coating down to bare metal on the Cowl hood. Did my
minor body work and prepped for paint. With this being the last panel, I
have officially taken the entire car down to bare metal!! (Every body
74 Chevy Nova Update 7 - Block sanding Hi build Primer
I did the first block sanding of the Hi Build primer. Heres the results.
This shows all the highs and lows in the body work. All imperfections are
block sanded down leaving a flatter surface. I also show the blocks I used.
74 Chevy Nova Update 11 - Re-Epoxy Primed Doors
Block sanded the doors to see where I was at with the body work and
reprimed with Epoxy primer again. Only the outer portion of the door was
reprimed as the bottom inner portion does not need body work.
74 Chevy Nova Update 0 - First Startup
Car was left for dead but in great shape. Was for sale not running AS IS.
Fiddled with it a bit and this is the outcome. Body has low mileage! (I
took off body panels for easy access to everything.) Engine is a V8 7.4L
454 Big Block. Link to the Reborn Startup at the end.
1973 Mach 1 Mustang stripped to bare metal
We had to strip out 1973 Mach 1 to continue the restoration process. It is
a small part in the overall process, but we had to get as much done as
possible before we sent it back to our restorer for the next stage.