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#1 OFFLINE   Bushmaster


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Posted 02 March 2012 - 02:59 AM


#2 OFFLINE   Doug_GT350


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Posted 02 March 2012 - 04:06 AM

that one's gonna need some work!!!

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Posted 02 March 2012 - 06:02 AM

I need to start searching some barns ;)

Whoever gets to work on that is lucky; that has to be a great feeling: when you finish restoring it.


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Posted 02 March 2012 - 06:30 AM

Looks like a fun project.
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Posted 07 March 2012 - 06:27 AM

:drop: Amazing!! That is a high-value center-high beam '67 GT500!!

The car really isn't in too bad shape. Most of the parts look to be rebuildable/salvagable. I'd have fun restoring that car.

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Posted 19 March 2012 - 06:52 PM

Glad to see another one has found a home.

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Posted 25 March 2012 - 05:30 PM

Sweet man would love o have that car

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Posted 25 March 2012 - 05:37 PM

Love it, especially the wheel covers. There's a lot there to work with, gonna make a nice restoration project.
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Posted 28 March 2012 - 01:21 PM

That's not bad at all. At least it's all together and mostly complete. My barn find of a '69 Mach 1 R code 4spd car was completely torn apart and the zip loc bags the guy put the small parts in completely deteriorated so I have buckets of hardware now. Hoping to start on that restoration in the next 2-3 years. It will be like putting together a puzzle or a very large model car. I've had plenty of practice on the 1/25 scale kits in preparation. LOL. :)

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Edited by Cobramach1, 28 March 2012 - 01:22 PM.

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Posted 28 March 2012 - 04:03 PM

Now that takes me back to some good times, I had a 67 GT500 I hope it is still around and in better shape than that. The last time I saw mine was about 43 years ago I forgot alot of things about the car but seeing those pictures helped me to remember...thanks for posting them.

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Posted 03 April 2012 - 10:41 PM

I would love to come across a barn find car--get it running and enjoy it for all to see as it is.

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 10:15 AM

You know I may be alone on this, but I would rather spend my time and money trying to find a barn kept Shelby Mustang than investing into the lottery...

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