Friends of the Professional Car Society - Official Website of the Professional Car Society, Inc.Friends of the Professional Car Society - Official Website of the Professional Car Society, Inc.



Go Back   Friends of the Professional Car Society - Official Website of the Professional Car Society, Inc. > Professional Car Discussion > General Discussion Forum

Notices

General Discussion Forum For the general discussion of Professional Cars.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-24-2016, 05:58 AM
Clay Sellick Clay Sellick is online now
PCS Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Notre-Dame, NB E4V 2H3, Canada
Posts: 60
Thanks: 157
Thanked 46 Times in 26 Posts
Groans: 0
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Show Us Your Current Projects

I Stole this idea from The Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forum. Please post some pictures of pro car restorations in progress, please let us know what your doing to it at the moment and its level of completion. Look forward to seeing what you guys have been working on
__________________
1966 Chrysler Town and Country Station Wagon Ambulance
1994 F150 Single Cab 302 2X4
1986 F150 Single Cab 302 4x4
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Clay Sellick For This Useful Post:
Kurt Arends (07-24-2016)
  #2  
Old 07-24-2016, 12:28 PM
John ED Renstrom's Avatar
John ED Renstrom John ED Renstrom is offline
PCS Elected Director
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Hot Springs SD 57747
Posts: 10,565
Thanks: 3,694
Thanked 13,664 Times in 5,765 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

will always some to tinker with around here. about 3 years ago we brought this one home. it needed to be moved removed from were it sat. today it looks like this. next we start on the Pontiac and tinker with the crown while we are playing with the the 53.
Attached Images
  
__________________
drop in for coffee anytime
Reply With Quote
The Following 25 Users Say Thank You to John ED Renstrom For This Useful Post:
Andrew G. Zajkowski (07-26-2016), Bill Head (07-25-2016), Bill Marcy (07-24-2016), Clay Sellick (07-24-2016), Danny Ryder (07-25-2016), Darren Bedford (07-25-2016), David Henry (07-24-2016), Denny Shira (07-26-2016), Fred Goerlitz (07-25-2016), Gérard Zenklusen-Ott (07-26-2016), Gus Boucher (07-26-2016), James Fischer (07-24-2016), Jim Staruk (07-24-2016), Joe Melanson (07-24-2016), Keith Snyder (07-24-2016), Mike McDonald (07-24-2016), Peter Grave (07-24-2016), Richard Vyse (07-25-2016), Ron Devies (07-26-2016), Russell Dalziel (07-24-2016), Steve Loftin (07-24-2016), Tim Prieur (07-24-2016), Tony Blair (07-24-2016), Virgle Onnen (07-24-2016), Wayne Krakowski (07-24-2016)
  #3  
Old 07-24-2016, 03:12 PM
Jim Staruk's Avatar
Jim Staruk Jim Staruk is offline
PCS Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Worcester MA 01607
Posts: 430
Thanks: 1,177
Thanked 850 Times in 217 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 4 Times in 3 Posts
Default 1975 Superior 54XL

Been working on this for a few years now and it's 98% complete. Probably going to sell it soon to make room for another project

Jim
Attached Images
      
__________________
Imagine, a forensic pathologist goes to school for 25 years just to treat dead people!
Reply With Quote
The Following 19 Users Say Thank You to Jim Staruk For This Useful Post:
Andrew G. Zajkowski (07-26-2016), Bill Head (07-25-2016), Bill Marcy (07-24-2016), Clay Sellick (07-25-2016), Danny Ryder (07-25-2016), Darren Bedford (07-25-2016), Denny Shira (07-26-2016), Fred Goerlitz (07-24-2016), Gérard Zenklusen-Ott (07-26-2016), Gus Boucher (07-26-2016), James Fischer (07-24-2016), Joe Melanson (07-24-2016), Keith Snyder (07-24-2016), Mike McDonald (07-25-2016), Richard Vyse (07-25-2016), Ron Devies (07-26-2016), Tim Prieur (07-24-2016), Tony Blair (07-24-2016), Wayne Krakowski (07-24-2016)
  #4  
Old 07-24-2016, 03:44 PM
David Henry's Avatar
David Henry David Henry is offline
PCS Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: Fruitport MI 49415
Posts: 147
Thanks: 384
Thanked 228 Times in 117 Posts
Groans: 0
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Jim,

That is a great looking restoration. I envy those of you who have that skill and talent along with the tools and space to work on these rigs.
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to David Henry For This Useful Post:
Clay Sellick (08-01-2016), Danny Ryder (07-25-2016), Jim Staruk (07-24-2016)
  #5  
Old 07-24-2016, 07:23 PM
Tim Prieur's Avatar
Tim Prieur Tim Prieur is offline
Super Site Supporter
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Posts: 537
Thanks: 1,280
Thanked 1,141 Times in 450 Posts
Groans: 0
Groaned at 1 Time in 1 Post
Default

Jim, how you created that interior with just pictures is truly masterful.
Reply With Quote
The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Tim Prieur For This Useful Post:
Clay Sellick (08-01-2016), Jim Staruk (07-25-2016), John Royark JR (07-25-2016)
  #6  
Old 07-25-2016, 05:57 AM
Clay Sellick Clay Sellick is online now
PCS Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2015
Location: Notre-Dame, NB E4V 2H3, Canada
Posts: 60
Thanks: 157
Thanked 46 Times in 26 Posts
Groans: 0
Groaned at 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim Prieur View Post
Jim, how you created that interior with just pictures is truly masterful.
Yes I agree, that is amazing! Any tips on how to tackle a project like that? Where did you learn to upholster so well?
__________________
1966 Chrysler Town and Country Station Wagon Ambulance
1994 F150 Single Cab 302 2X4
1986 F150 Single Cab 302 4x4
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 07-25-2016, 08:31 AM
Richard Vyse Richard Vyse is offline
Website Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: New Smyrna Beach FL 32168
Posts: 5,048
Thanks: 5,994
Thanked 6,779 Times in 2,247 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 13 Times in 5 Posts
Default

Not so much current but ongoing....
Attached Images
    
Reply With Quote
The Following 10 Users Say Thank You to Richard Vyse For This Useful Post:
Andrew G. Zajkowski (07-26-2016), Bill Marcy (07-25-2016), Clay Sellick (08-01-2016), Darren Bedford (07-25-2016), Denny Shira (07-26-2016), Fred Goerlitz (07-25-2016), Gérard Zenklusen-Ott (07-26-2016), Gus Boucher (07-26-2016), Jim Staruk (07-25-2016), Mike McDonald (07-25-2016)
  #8  
Old 07-25-2016, 10:08 AM
Jim Staruk's Avatar
Jim Staruk Jim Staruk is offline
PCS Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Worcester MA 01607
Posts: 430
Thanks: 1,177
Thanked 850 Times in 217 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 4 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Clay Sellick View Post
Yes I agree, that is amazing! Any tips on how to tackle a project like that? Where did you learn to upholster so well?
I'm not that skilled. New England Trim (Shrewsbury, MA) did the upholstery and headliner. By the way, I have more of the flooring if anyone needs it.
__________________
Imagine, a forensic pathologist goes to school for 25 years just to treat dead people!
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Jim Staruk For This Useful Post:
Bill Marcy (07-25-2016), Clay Sellick (07-25-2016)
  #9  
Old 07-25-2016, 11:40 AM
John ED Renstrom's Avatar
John ED Renstrom John ED Renstrom is offline
PCS Elected Director
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Hot Springs SD 57747
Posts: 10,565
Thanks: 3,694
Thanked 13,664 Times in 5,765 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

this one is the next one up. 1953 Armbruster Utility ambulance
Attached Images
 
__________________
drop in for coffee anytime
Reply With Quote
The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to John ED Renstrom For This Useful Post:
Andrew G. Zajkowski (07-26-2016), Bill Marcy (07-25-2016), Clay Sellick (07-25-2016), Denny Shira (07-26-2016), Gus Boucher (07-26-2016)
  #10  
Old 07-25-2016, 12:02 PM
Richard Vyse Richard Vyse is offline
Website Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: New Smyrna Beach FL 32168
Posts: 5,048
Thanks: 5,994
Thanked 6,779 Times in 2,247 Posts
Groans: 2
Groaned at 13 Times in 5 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by John ED Renstrom View Post
this one is the next one up. 1953 Armbruster Utility ambulance
I've said it before and will say it again, "You Da Man". You truly must love what you do.
Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to Richard Vyse For This Useful Post:
Brady D Smith (07-26-2016), Clay Sellick (08-01-2016)
Reply

Tags
ambulance, coach, hearse, project, restore

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Current TPC Mike McDonald General Discussion Forum 2 08-17-2011 11:27 PM
Current lineup John Royark JR General Discussion Forum 9 04-21-2010 03:43 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:30 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright © 2009 - 2016 Friends of the Professional Car Society