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  1. 71'gt restoration

    General Discussions
    I am about to put my 71' gt on a rotisserie and i have a question as to where to attach the rear to the rotissery?
  2. D.I.Y Diaries~ Amateur Dash Restoration Like a Pro!

    2B - Seats, Windows and Interior trim
    Okay more like the minor leagues, but who doesnt like saving $500 plus dollars to use on the ponies? Cmon baby, Daddy needs a new Getrag...:nana: Overview: Brink back the Old girls Luster Parts Needed Typical cracked Opel Dash $Free Can Of Urethane Supply Company Padded Dash Filler $21...
  3. Opel GT Restoration questionnaire ~ Cams, clutches and cooling oh my!

    General Discussions
    Were not in Kansas anymore Toto, After much research, and trying to read between the lines, I am perplexed:dunno:. I am taking the crash course on Opel idiosyncrasies. Ive read tons of great threads on the subjects at hand but its difficult for me to decipher. Now I have a pounding :headache...
  4. Building it one piece at a time~ My new 69,70,71,72,73 Blue-Red-Purple-Orange Opel GT

    Member Projects
    http://youtu.be/O4pAwosnIQE Chapter One Once Upon a time.... I was fortunate to meet a fellow and former OpelGT.com member in St Paul MN thru the ad board here. I was not even close to being in the market for another GT especially being a few grand into my other restoration. However this one...
  5. We inherited a '72 GT

    General Discussions
    That's the good news. The bad news (aside from the fact that our beloved brother/brother in law passed on last summer) is that it's in pieces and neither of us are mechanics. A friend was going to take but the deal fell through due to lack garage space and time-he estimated that it would take a...
  6. Opel GT restoration taken to the extreme: The Logbook File

    Opel GT Restoration Project
    Its been a while since I have fully logged an Opel restoration on the site, and with the times getting busier for us, it makes it even harder to get on the site and show some of our work. I have a few threads that have been completed, and I have a couple that never seem to get updated, unless...
  7. GT Body Support Idea (Restoration)

    2D - Body Repairs and Modifications
    A design for anyone who is restoring a GT and would like ideas on a mobile frame which safely supports the shell at 90 degrees. Attached pics are of a design for a rotisserie-style frame for restoring an Opel GT, which I made last year and is working very well for me. Basically, it consists of...
  8. coming along

    coming along

    can you say bondo?
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