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Nova: Paint Body

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Jim Smart Aug 12, 2019
Proper Sheetmetal Prep is the Foundation to Getting Great Paint
Proper body preparation and spray technique is the key to getting a great looking paintjob on any car. » Read More
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Mark Ehlen Mar 19, 2018
How To Splice and Weld a Partial Panel Replacement
Most enthusiasts don’t like to waste parts or pay for something they don’t need, so the idea of buying a replacement sheet metal part with the intention of ... » Read More
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Steven Rupp Oct 23, 2017
Replacing the quarter-panels on your early Chevy II or Nova
Our 1963 Nova takes a big leap toward being a car again with the addition of new quarter-panels. » Read More
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Steven Rupp Jun 29, 2017
Saving a Rusted-Out 1963 Chevy II
We start saving a 1963 Chevy II that was nearly a lost cause. » Read More
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Steven Rupp Jan 18, 2017
We Install Mini-Tubs From Detroit Speed in a 1967 Nova
We break out cutters and welders to install Detroit Speed Inc. mini-tubs in a 1967 Nova to make room for a QUADRALink suspension system. » Read More
How to Replace the Tailpanel on a 1969 Nova
Old cars are cool because, frankly, they’re old. Yep, they don’t make them like they used to, but the downside is that they’ve had a ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Nov 21, 2016
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1969 Chevy Nova Quarter-Panel Install
Part of what makes our Chevys cool is that they’re old, built in a simpler time when style outweighed CAFE standards and before the ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Nov 7, 2016
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1962 Chevrolet Nova Gasser Front Subframe Install to Get that Old-School Look
Get that old-school gasser look with an easy-to-install subframe kit » Read More
Steven Rupp Oct 8, 2015
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Turn a First-Gen Nova into a Gasser - Up, Up, And Away
Check out how to easily turn your first-gen Nova into a gasser with B'z Rods' bolt on straight-axle front clip. » Read More
Calin Head Jan 23, 2014
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Chevrolet Chevelle and Nova - Know Your Stripes, Part 2
A look at the factory stripes that GM did on the Chevelle and Nova platforms » Read More
Calin Head Nov 15, 2013
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Stoker Hot Rod Factory Aluminum Radiator Support Chevy Nova
After picking our 1963 Nova up from the painter, we took one look at the rusty and weathered core support and knew we'd eventually need to ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Nov 1, 2013
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1963 Chevy Nova - Muscle Car Alchemy
Restoring an old, rusted muscle car is not a quick process by any means; if you want it done right. » Read More
Jake Amatisto Sep 2, 2013
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3M Faux Carbon Fiber Scothprint Film - Wrap-tastic
Looking for a clean wrap? » Read More
Jake Amatisto Mar 15, 2013
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Soda Blasting Paint Stripping - Master Blaster
There is something about working on a project car that’s been taken down to bare metal that really motivates you to start thrashing to ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Oct 18, 2012
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1963 Chevrolet Nova Fiberglass - A Lightened Load
When it comes to fiberglass panels for hot rods, few manufacturers can claim the quality that Harwood, of Tyler, Texas, can. » Read More
Jake Amatisto Oct 15, 2012
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