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    Both my Chassis were changed to state 'Nova" as...

    Both my Chassis were changed to state 'Nova" as the make :cool1:, so no issues there
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    Yes got it in one, it had everything virtually to...

    Yes got it in one, it had everything virtually to finish a stock Nova as intended in 1981 (engine, wheels, seats, tires, gauges, exhaust etc... ) Other than the body Iím probably going to sell off...
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    When an untouched Nova deluxe kit (all the bits...

    When an untouched Nova deluxe kit (all the bits included) came up for sale about 10+ ago I jumped at it immediately to save it. Partly as I had heard shortly before that the last Nova molds had been...
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    You've certainly achieved the 70's / 80's vibe...

    You've certainly achieved the 70's / 80's vibe down to the smallest details like the font, a testament to your planning and execution process :afro:
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    Looks like a pretty neat all-in-one unit

    Looks like a pretty neat all-in-one unit
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    You gotta love the Malaysians health and safety...

    You gotta love the Malaysians health and safety in some of the videos, spray primer going everywhere and not a mask in sight :facepalm:
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    Its a shame you missed the white one, a road...

    Its a shame you missed the white one, a road going Nova in that condition is a a very rare find. But the red one also looks very complete and some interesting body modifications to make those from...
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    LOL :crylol:

    LOL :crylol:
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    once bitten by the Nova bug it never leaves you...

    once bitten by the Nova bug it never leaves you and you have it for life! Good luck with the search
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    I remember seeing that car posted many moons ago,...

    I remember seeing that car posted many moons ago, you can't forget that bonnet mural
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    Damn! That is bad news....hopefully some pay-off...

    Damn! That is bad news....hopefully some pay-off is included

    Well the golf-cart may benefit and a few pennies for your work may help a little....

    Hopefully you pick something up soon
  12. Thread: Other Jobs

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    Itís looking the business !

    Itís looking the business !
  13. Thread: Wheels

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    They would look great black powder coated then...

    They would look great black powder coated then diamond cut for the facing surfaces......BUT being 14" is a challenge for tyres and filling out the arches, plus only 6" width too.

    They could look...
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    If you mean something like this on the exterior...

    If you mean something like this on the exterior personally I wouldn't go this route. You have been doing a great job on fit and finish on the interior that this would spoil that OEM look.

    My...
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    Nic, not totally sure what you mean "Draw...

    Nic, not totally sure what you mean "Draw Latches" on the rear panel?

    If you mean an easy way to make the rear panel removable one option I used was to weld bolts to a flat section of bar that...
  16. Thread: Tail Lights

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    Brett, from following your posts an awful lot of...

    Brett, from following your posts an awful lot of time and effort went into your current light setup, so does this mean you have fallen out of love with your current setup?


    From my perspective...
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    Looks good when all tied in with the rear and...

    Looks good when all tied in with the rear and front sections, nice flow to it :thumbup:
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    Maybe try a bit of lateral thinking. Put the...

    Maybe try a bit of lateral thinking. Put the relief valve where ever it fits best and makes the hydraulic lines neat based on the pump location. Then run a separate cable pull that is connected to...
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    Best shut lines of any Nova bonnet I've seen...

    Best shut lines of any Nova bonnet I've seen (understandably :wink:) :thumbup:
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    Sector do you do welding for a living? As they...

    Sector do you do welding for a living? As they seem too good for a hobby welder :wink:
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    quality work and an inspiration for us...

    quality work and an inspiration for us all.....reminds me I must start work on my new dash for the scooby nova

    I love the way you managed to do this in only 3 parts. I would never have thought...
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    I load my pictures onto https://vgy.me/ in...

    I load my pictures onto https://vgy.me/ in advance, then just copy the links into the word or notepad.

    Its free, easy and hopefully doesnít go down the same route as photo bucket
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    I was watching this recently, I like the quality...

    I was watching this recently, I like the quality of finish. Ive gotta find some of that filleting wax

    https://youtu.be/keBwRhkfuOQ
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    I follow suit with Lauren and draft long posts in...

    I follow suit with Lauren and draft long posts in Word then cut and paste once I'm done
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    well I get the first three products, totally...

    well I get the first three products, totally logical, but the last one has got me scratching my head on how that comes into play....:please:
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