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Discussion in 'New to the H.A.M.B.? Introduce yourself here!' started by sh0eter1a, Oct 7, 2010.

  1. sh0eter1a
    Joined: Aug 30, 2010
    Posts: 9

    sh0eter1a
    Member
    from Carson, CA

    So I just joined HAMB a few weeks ago and I am finaly getting around to posting here in the intros.

    About 6 years ago, when I was in high school, I told my dad that I wanted to re-paint his 64 Chevy C-10 pick-up that was originally owned by my grandfather. He agreed, but before I was done it turned into me stripping everything down to the chassis and motor and building it all back up. Two years later he had himself a truck that is still in the family today and is driven a few times a week.

    Before my adventures with my father's truck I had been eyeing my grandfathers 56 chevy 210 4-door station wagon. Before I could save up enough money to ask my grandmother to sell it to me, my uncle purchased the car and took it with him to Washington. Just about 6 months ago my uncle passed away and left me the wagon. So just 12 years after falling in love with the car, it is now mine.

    At this point I think I am going to keep it as original as I can with a few comfort, safety, and performance upgrades that will keep with the original look and feel of the car as much as possible.

    I hope to also start bringing the wagon out to events in Socal as I start to get my feet wet in the Socal classic car community.

    Thanks,

    Mathew - Sh0eter1a
     
  2. Welcome from Connecticut
     
  3. big bad john
    Joined: Aug 11, 2010
    Posts: 4,727

    big bad john
    Member

    Mathew.......Welcome to the H.A.M.B.........lots of nice people here.....enjoy the ride....Big Bad John
     

  4. ragtop50
    Joined: Jun 12, 2010
    Posts: 104

    ragtop50
    Member
    from UK

    Nice Chevy , welcome to the Hamb
     
  5. LITTLE CAR
    Joined: Dec 1, 2006
    Posts: 594

    LITTLE CAR
    Member

    Welcome from Des Moines,iowa...Long roofs rule :)
     
  6. Welcome from Arkansas...
     
  7. Welcome to the HAMB......From Murrieta CA
     
  8. g-lover51
    Joined: Oct 23, 2006
    Posts: 587

    g-lover51
    Member
    from Dallas Ga

    Welcome to the HAMB
     
  9. bigalow49chop truck
    Joined: Apr 20, 2010
    Posts: 46

    bigalow49chop truck
    Member

    welcome from d-ville ga
     
  10. Badass
    Joined: Aug 12, 2010
    Posts: 90

    Badass
    Member

    Howdy from Austin!
     
  11. racer57
    Joined: Oct 9, 2010
    Posts: 19

    racer57
    Member

    Hello from Lubbock
     
  12. Welcome to the H.A.M.B. from Des Moines, Iowa!
     

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