When I moved back in April of 2012, the majority of the parts for the Impala, including boxes of fasteners and do-dads were all stored in my shed in Davenport. This is now 45 miles away from where I live. So it’s not exactly convenient to dig for parts when I need them. However, I… Continue reading Bring Home the Crap
Want to see some vintage film footage from inside of the Fisher Body and GM Assembly plants? This film shows the assembly process of 1959 Chevrolet cars… from the creation of stamping dies, forming body panels, interior stitching and final assembly. Yeah, it’s not 1960 but very relevant and cool to watch!
WOW, it’s been over TWO YEARS since I last did any work on the car. My last post where I reported actually having done some work, was on July 21, 2012. Since then, I’d moved to a different town and got married! Big life changes,to be sure! But never once did it even cross my… Continue reading Finally Back to Work! Seam Sealer
Here we are, it’s 2014 already. A lot has changed since this project began back in 2006. It’s hard to believe this much time has passed. I’m now married and have moved to another town. I’m in a new shop of almost equal size to the last. The Impala is finally back in my new… Continue reading State of the Restoration – 2014