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1977 Chevy Nova - 30 Ways

Our New Project Disco Nova Proves That You Can Polish A Turd, As We Show You

By , Photography by Brian Winckler,
‘TO THE LAST DIME
DESCRIPTION PN SOURCE PRICE
THE CAR
'77 Nova Concours two-door NA A Car Craft reader $400.00
PAINT
Base paint NA 1 Day Paint & Body 499.00
Clearcoat NA 1 Day Paint & Body 200.00
Jambs NA 1 Day Paint & Body 100.00
Flexible trim prep NA 1 Day Paint & Body 125.00
Paint loose pieces NA 1 Day Paint & Body 20.00
BODYWORK
Dent repair NA 1 Day Paint & Body 260.00
Sandpaper NA Pep Boys 7.98
Sanding discs 1439 Ray's Auto Paints 5.90
Everglass body filler FGE 632 Ray's Auto Paints 11.50
Everglaze poly glazing putty FGE 400 Ray's Auto Paints 16.45
Self-etching primer A4115S Ray's Auto Paints 14.95
Wax and grease remover T6323 Ray's Auto Paints 6.25
DETAILING
VHT Quick Coat Black SP504 Summit Racing 14.78
VHT NU-cast SP997 Summit Racing 7.99
Trunk spatter paint NA Pep Boys 11.98
Meguiar’s polish NA Pomona Swap Meet 18.00
Meguiar’s compound NA Pomona Swap Meet 23.00
Wool pad NA Pomona Swap Meet 12.00
Foam pad NA Pomona Swap Meet 7.00
1,500-grit wet paper NA Pep Boys 5.99
PARTS
Headlight buckets NA eBay Motors 28.00
Used bumper and parts NA Pick Your Part 55.13
Quarter-glass with rubber trim NA eBay Motors 79.99
R/H fender extension NA Pick Your part 5.78
Used grille and hood NA Parts car 40.00
Soffseal door weatherstrip K2024 Classic Industries 59.95
OER trunk weatherstrip WS515 Classic Industries 79.95
OER rearview mirror gasket R991 Classic Industries 1.65
OER lock gaskets K940 Classic Industries 2.58
OER trunk-lock gasket K941 Classic Industries 1.29
’69 Chevelle stripe kit 1051969 Original Parts Group 89.10
TOTAL $2,211.19

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SOURCES
1 Day Paint & Body Original Parts Group  (800) 243-
Classic Industries
8-66/-656-1706
www.classicindustries.com
Ray's Auto Paints & Supplies
North Hollywood
CA
Meguiar's
17991 Mitchell South
Irvine
CA  92614
800-347-5700
www.meguiars.com<
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Summit Racing
P.O. Box 909
Akron
OH  44309-0909
800-230-3030
www.summitracing.com
Mickey Thompson
3-30/-928-9092
mickeythompsontires.com
VHT Paints
Scottsdale
AZ
Mothers
www.mothers.com
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