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Hello!
Posted by: PairsNPaint ()
Date: May 22, 2020 02:59PM

Hello to all Corvair enthusiasts!

My name is Hal Spalter. I'm 70 years old and considering getting back into Corvairs.

My first car in 1966 was a '63 500 with a 3-speed. A couple of years later got a '64 Spyder, then followed it with a '65 and a '66 Monza, both 110's with 4-speeds. I was a member of CORSA back in the early days and wore out my IECO catalogs.

I've been involved with Fiero's for the last thirty years or so, and just finished up an '88 Formula T-Top. With our advancing age, my wife is not comfortable getting in and out of it, so I'm looking to replace it with a LM coupe, preferably with a 140/4 speed combo, but would consider others, just don't want to deal with rust. We live in Central Florida (not far from the Don Garlit's Museum). Any one have a reasonably priced example that may need some cosmetic work that could be driven on weekends while undergoing restoration?

While I don't have any pics of my old 'Vairs, here's a shot of my current ride:

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Re: Hello!
Posted by: American Mel ()
Date: May 22, 2020 04:56PM

WELCOME TO CCF ! ! !

I can't believe you ever got out of Corvairs!?!?!?! eye popping smiley
Since you are not looking for a 100 point, Concours car, someone on here is sure to have just what you are looking for.
If not someone knows where to find it.
Give 'em a few minutes and they will all start chiming in.

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WA. state, 1 mile south of the Canadian border,
I am not at the end of the world, but you can see it from here.
Have; '66 Monza Coupe - 140, 4-spd. Daily driver beater
'67 Monza Vert. - 140, 4-spd. Daily driver beater
'67 A/C Moredoor Monza
Have had; '61 Monza coupe, '62 Monza Wagon, '63 Spyder, '65 Corsa
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non-vair
'04 Dodge Cummins Quad Dualy, approaching 400K
17'Terry

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Re: Hello!
Posted by: vairmech ()
Date: May 22, 2020 05:13PM

I would locate the Central Florida Corvair Club and join. I'm sure you could find something local.

Ken Hand
Handy Car Care
248 613 8586

Vairmech@aol.com

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Re: Hello!
Posted by: Phil Dally ()
Date: May 22, 2020 05:24PM

WELCOME!!!

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Re: Hello!
Posted by: FLSteve ()
Date: May 23, 2020 11:09AM

Welcome and hello for a bit south of you...

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Re: Hello!
Posted by: Ron in Indy ()
Date: May 24, 2020 07:06AM

Welcome from another central FL Corvair owner.
Like Ken said, check out the CFCC They also have a Facebook page, if you are a facebook user.
Cheers,
Ron in Indy (Mt. Dora FL)
(PS Nice Fiero!)

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Re: Hello!
Posted by: magnet ()
Date: May 24, 2020 07:41PM

That's a cool-looking Fiero!

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