Tube Frame for a 72 Nova - Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board
Hotrodders.com -- Hot Rod Forum



Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Unanswered Posts Auto Escrow Insurance Auto Loans
Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board > Tech Help> Suspension - Brakes - Steering
User Name
Password
lost password?   |   register now

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 05-31-2007, 03:18 PM
Registered User
 
Last photo:
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Madison, MS.
Posts: 15
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Tube Frame for a 72 Nova

As I stated in my intro I have been laying with the idea of getting my 72 Nova going again. But I don't want to just redo it. Here is my plan and a lot of this is based off weather or not the frame is do able.

I want to replace the Sub frame with a full custom tube frame. I am going to ladder bar the frame with round tubing. I figured I could cut out and smooth the unibody rear frame with sheet metal and build tube mounting brackets to mount the body to the frame. I have started working on the CAD chassis already but if someone already builds one I may just go that route.

ANy help would be great. I did search for Nova Tube Frame but nohting useful came up.

    Advertisement
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 05-31-2007, 03:29 PM
Deuce's Avatar
Hotrodders.com Moderator
 
Last wiki edit: Choosing a trailer
Last journal entry: Jan 13 2013
Last photo:
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Deuceland USA
Age: 66
Posts: 5,657
Wiki Edits: 6

Thanks: 0
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts


Most folks hang the body over a race chassis.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Recent Suspension - Brakes - Steering posts with photos

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name (usually not your first and last name), your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Monoleaf vs Multileaf Springs on 72 Nova leejoy Suspension - Brakes - Steering 7 11-05-2006 03:40 PM
Nova rear frame replacement straight6nova67 General Rodding Tech 7 01-05-2006 10:35 AM
62 Nova frame BenH General Rodding Tech 8 04-19-2004 11:30 AM
72 Nova Seats novachad Interior 2 01-22-2003 09:20 AM
Nova Frame Motor Mounts........ bg Engine 0 01-05-2003 04:17 PM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:00 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Copyright Hotrodders.com 1999 - 2012. All Rights Reserved.