1970 C10: Small Victories

Last week I was gone on vacation, when I left on Saturday there was a hole cut in the drivers side of the bed where the damage was. It’s still there. I’ve stared at, measured, cut and welded various parts of the bed for what feels like countless hours over the past…

The Art of Improvising

Something that I love about working on old cars is problem solving and improvising. The process of building something takes both physical and mental skill, not only do you often need tools but you need to know how to use those tools to overcome obstacles. I’ve always thought of it like a…

1970 C10: Rust Repair

Slow progress is better than no progress, right? I broke down and bought a repair section for the passengers side fender, the original was just too far gone for me to do a good job repairing it. At some point someone had stuffed rust holes with bondo, which just helped trap moisture…