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Old 01-23-2017, 11:04 PM
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Completed my latest frame off last weekend

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Very pretty car, great color combination. Don't recall ever seeing one exactly like that. Well done.
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Man....there's a few guy's on here that's truly talented, and by the looks on the pics, you're right up there with the best of them!

Beautiful car!

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Old 01-23-2017, 11:21 PM
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Very pretty car, great color combination. Don't recall ever seeing one exactly like that. Well done.
And then there's Robbie...whom always amazes me with his avatars!

Women and cars.......Always gonna be expensive! LOL!

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Old 01-24-2017, 04:30 AM
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Absolutely beautiful '56. Glad to see Arctic Blue survives.

Is it a late car? Will you add bumperettes?
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Looks sweet! Well done!

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Nice job. Great color combination.
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Old 01-24-2017, 09:14 AM
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Looks great.
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Old 01-24-2017, 10:56 AM
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Beautiful car. Of course I am somewhat partial to '56 Arctic Blue on Beige.
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Old 01-24-2017, 11:15 AM
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Originally Posted by ptjsk View Post
Man....there's a few guy's on here that's truly talented, and by the looks on the pics, you're right up there with the best of them!

Beautiful car!

Pat
I was thinking the exact same thing. Just got done looking at John McGraw's latest...red '57.
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Gorgeous color for a perfect car.
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Old 01-24-2017, 11:35 AM
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what did it start out like?
do you have any in process photos to post up ?
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Absolutely beautiful '56. Glad to see Arctic Blue survives.

Is it a late car? Will you add bumperettes?
Thank you. Car #2902. I like the look without the bumperettes, so for now there in a box
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what did it start out like?
do you have any in process photos to post up ?
Soooo many. I'll post some up.
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She's a beauty !! Good job
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One word BEAUTIFUL!
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Very nice.
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Thank you. Car #2902. I like the look without the bumperettes, so for now there in a box
I figured it must have been with no power windows or top and the single four.

I don't think it could possibly look better. Guess it doesn't need bumperettes!
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Old 01-24-2017, 05:26 PM
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What a lovely Corvette! well done! -Benton
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Old 01-24-2017, 10:28 PM
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A few pics from when I started 7 years ago.

The car was painted red with an awful interior redo. Ran but so poorly I couldn't drive it the 40 miles home. No brakes, rear end just banged around ( one cap on the diff), burned electrical, trans froze in second. BUT I did find a book in the glove box "ex cons for Jesus". I do have to say this was one of the most complete basket cases I've purchased. It was so much easier to start with a complete car.
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