New from Alberta

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  1. HBomb

    HBomb New Member

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    Hey there new member. Been using the site for some time for help and ideas and finally decided I should join. I bought a 1977 z28 last March to do a full resto on. When I was a kid my mom had a 77' type LT and the steel bumper and second gen camaros have been a soft spot for me ever since. I'm a painter in a body shop so I've put a lot of time into the car with the help of a body man at work who replaced the quarter panels and did a fair bit of patch work on the what has been deemed the "rust rocket". It now has new fenders a cowl hood and a new door skin.

    This is when when I brought it home
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    This is it as of yesterday before I reprimed it.
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  2. dsbratton

    dsbratton Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Welcome! Nice pics - hopefully you will start a project thread?!
     
  3. Da-bigguy

    Da-bigguy Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Looks good! What part of Alberta are you in? I was born and raised in Calgary.
     
  4. perkalator

    perkalator Veteran Member Gold Member

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    Welcome to the big bumper club.
     
  5. COPO

    COPO Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Welcome. I love 77 Z28's cause it's the very 1st new car I ordered.
     
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  6. HBomb

    HBomb New Member

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    Thanks guys. Looking forward to having it on the road this spring. I'll do a project thread when I have a few. I'm out in Strathmore Da-bigguy, but I've always lived in and around Calgary.
     
  7. 77Z28454

    77Z28454 Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    I have a tendency to like 77 Z28's myself :) welcome this site is really helpful.

    Edit: the sunroof turned into T-tops?!
     

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