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by Grizz
Sun 29 Jan 2017, 19:14
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
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Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

Now go find me a car.......... or truck or something. So besides the Benz panelvan and S10, what is on the wish list? Or what kind of vehicle tickles your fancy, and what kinda budget? I suppose it should be ready to use as is, and a winter runner, and somewhat disposable, as the C10 when finished ...
by Grizz
Sun 29 Jan 2017, 12:57
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

So with my chest still beating me up, not much has happened outside. I find that if I go from hot to cold or back, I end up with a hacking cough for 10-15 minutes. So indoors it has been, with random stuff, but nothing worth reporting. The last two weeks have been bloody cold too, and of course I wo...
by Grizz
Fri 20 Jan 2017, 00:07
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

Still coughing and spluttering, but a lot better. Had my birthday on the 17th, sat in a business meeting all day in Reading, 100 miles from home. On the way home I decided to pop in at Miss Katy for dinner and a quick visit. Scrambled egg, toast and a pile of Scottish smoked salmon...... perfect. Ka...
by Grizz
Sat 14 Jan 2017, 14:05
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Pre-1976 bakkies in SA ??
Replies: 4
Views: 1438

Pre-1976 bakkies in SA ??

What bakkies were available before 1976 in SA?

I seem to remember only Peugeot and Chev LUV bakkies.

Do you see many or any of them still for sale in half decent condition??

Any links appreciated.
by Grizz
Sun 08 Jan 2017, 21:44
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

I have quoted Paul Y my partner in crime from today. [quote author="@pauly" source="/post/2278402/thread" timestamp="1483902809"]Don't know about checking my world, more like doing a stock take on the inside of my eye lids.... Anyway... as I was recovering from a 620mile drive conducted over 12 hour...
by Grizz
Sun 08 Jan 2017, 20:51
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

Enjoy it Grizz . Love this thread ,I always make time to read through it . Thank you Neresh, Much appreciated, your comments are lovely. Back at home after a great day and mini road trip out with Paul Y, just over 200 miles. The preamble to this little road trip is founded in my 2016 being a bit of...
by Grizz
Sun 08 Jan 2017, 01:21
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

Road trip still going ahead. Cash out of safe = Check Dealer plates = Check http://i294.photobucket.com/albums/mm90/niknakpix/2015%20Continues/FE2972E3-4130-4C85-A16A-06984379944C_zps9whpq6ns.jpg Alarm set = Check Paul Y ready = errrmmmm Check. Cryptic-ish hint at approximately what next = See below...
by Grizz
Sat 07 Jan 2017, 13:26
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

Not much to update.

Been feeling pretty grim this week, indoors still today.

However...... mini road trip tomorrow.

Interested?
by Grizz
Fri 06 Jan 2017, 20:27
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: Paint Revival and Patina Protection.
Replies: 3
Views: 1158

Paint Revival and Patina Protection.

This is a copy and paste of contents from Retro Rides, but the question stays the same. I have read the polishing thread on here about how to make a our moderns shine. http://retrorides.proboards.com/thread/193418/car-detailing However, the question I have, and it will have haters and lovers for sur...
by Grizz
Tue 03 Jan 2017, 20:33
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILLYBOB
Replies: 1170
Views: 92663

Re: Grizz's Redneck Express 1966 Chevy Short Fleetside BILL

I had recorded a programme on National Geographic called "Harley and the Davidsons" a three part series very much romanticised about the beginnings and progress of Harley Davidson Was a great series, shot in Romania, but also used quite a few film crew from South Africa. Interesting titbit - all th...