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FS: 1961 Corvette Sun Gleam Copper $46,000.00

Old 10-08-2018, 07:47 PM
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Default 1961 Corvette Sun Gleam Copper $46,000.00

1961 CORVETTE FOR SALE PRICE REDUCED! $44,900.00









And a little History

PURCHASED 08/12/16
VIN# 10867S102670
Build date: 11/10/1960
Completed tasks:
Tie rods Replaced
Lubrication and zerc Maint
Wheels and tires
Cockpit weatherstripping return to OEM Weatherstripping
Drip Rail and 3M caulk both doors OEM
Clock replacement Quartz
Oil change and filter 10/16
Fuel filter: Fram HPGCI HP FUEL FILTER Changed November 2017
Plug wires high heat October 16, 2016
Headlight switch replace October 16, 2016
Repair turn signal mechanism and Steering wheel hub cancelling pins
Luggage Rack Period Correct AMCO California Modified for rapid removal
Side cove spears emblems
Front hood flag emblem
Replace rear view mirror
Replace passenger and driver side mirrors
Front end alignment
Pinion seal by Knorr
Battery replacement 6/16 Ultima
Upper Center windshield chrome trim add $400.00 w/ visor option
Visors Added
Spare Tire and Wheel purchase
Spare tire bolt, frame nut assembly for tire bolt
Jacking sticker
Jack and handle purchase (in Box)
Also safe jack (not correct)for general use
Lug wrench and new retaining clip
Courtesy light switch passenger and driver side
spare purchased
Rear emblem seal replacement
Glove box rubber bumper replace
Add Hurst plaques
Replace and modify gas door rubber bumper
Purchase spare hard top hold down insert
AMCO Luggage Rack California made in 1961 Bought New
Cove spears added
Kick panels refurbished
Package tray support refurbished and tray installed
15" period correct steering wheel installed
New Horn contact ring and brush installed
Aftermarket steering hub: stock fitment not correct (in Box)
Generator Rebuilt Ed's Generator RT 51
Regulator replaced when generator rebuilt (Ed's Generator)
Wiper motor refurbish brushes and wiring (Ed's Generator)
RCR Rebuilt kit Holley Spread Bore 650 (6210-3) Flow Bench parts saved
30 amp in-line Blade fuse battery gauge
Ballast resister replace and saved in working order
10 amp in-line blade Fuse cigarette lighter (lighter element replaced
Halogen headlights installed (all 4)
AAR Bluetooth Wanderbar Radio
Replaced blown center speaker
Kick panels w/speakers (originals boxed)
Replaced Rear Light (Tail) fixtures
Originals boxed in working order
Replaced front parking light fixtures
Originals boxed in working order
Repair #1 exhaust Rocker Stud (stripped,
All others very good)
Replaced Edelbrock intake gaskets 11/17
Replaced exhaust Manifold gaskets 12/17
New lock exhaust manifold bolts
Hydraulic lifters replaced because of unknown Dec17
Pertronix Flame-Thrower Cast distributor D104600 Feb2018
Window crank springs and cranks replacement all original parts boxed and saved
Disk Brake Kit front Performance Online
Drums and cylinders boxed
Remove and box Air horns require stock horns
Replace missing windshield washer system (In process)

Larry Woods Designs
Stay fast Top Kit $490 Black
Retainer and mounting hardware$200
Header with steel retainer $35
Shipping $55
Labor $550
Total: $1330


Wheels 15" X 7"
Rear Tires: 235-60R-15
Front Tires: 225-60R-15
Spare Wheel:15" X 5"
Spare Tire: 760X15"
Spark plugs: RJ14YC
Points Gap .016
Timing:10 Degrees BTDC

Holley Spread Bore
List 62103
0097
Totally Rebuilt April 2017
Richard Childress Racing
Current color:
Painted by Jeff's brother Rocky
(Old gas station in front of Lowes
Down back)
Sun-Gleam Copper Early 1970s
West Penn Laco
Ken Paint Tech
PM me if interested................
Or 1-412-956-1310 Cell

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Old 10-09-2018, 04:35 PM
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Is the engine compartment as nice as the rest of he car??
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Thanks! Engine Compartment is Good. PM me and I will forward new Engine Compartment Pictures.............
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Good Luck with the sale. When I was in PGH, I recall seeing this 'Vette at the Sunday Caste Village cruise. Always looked sharp!
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That's pretty cool! Kind of a "retro" resto-mod!
GLWS, a lot of work has gone into that car.
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Thanks......Not a Color for everyone....for sure!!!!!!
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Added Picture with the top down...........
PRICE REDUCED $44,900.00

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