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Stainless trim?
Posted by: Ed Dowds ()
Date: August 12, 2017 04:43PM

Do any Corvairs actually have stainless trim?
I have always thought it was all anodized polished aluminum.

Ed
Hillsborough, NJ
66 500 rear 4.3 V6 Corvair
69 350/350 TH Camaro was RS
30 Model A Ford Streetrod 350/400 TH
88 Celebrity Wagon (Daily Driver)

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: August 12, 2017 04:47PM

Roof gutter trim is stainless.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1966 Corsa Turbo Coupe, 180 hp 4 Spd
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Stainless trim?
Date: August 12, 2017 05:42PM

Windshield and backlight polished trim is Stainless Steel.


Dan Davis - Pierce County, WA ~ CORSA Western Director + Corvairs NW + North Cascades Corvairs + Corvanatics
1966 Corsa Turbo coupe ~ ~ 1966 140 Corsa ~ 65 Monza 140/4 'Vert Sierra Tan/Fawn (my current driver!!)
~ 1964 Monza 'Vert ~ 65 Monza 140/4 Evening Orchid w/ ivory/black int ~ 1962 Monza Wagon 102/4
1963 Rampside/Scamper ~ 1963 Red/Greenbrier ~ 1969 Ultra Van #468

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: Wagon Master ()
Date: August 12, 2017 06:12PM

EM beltline trim is stainless.
Convertible boot trim is stainless

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: Marco_a_p ()
Date: August 12, 2017 10:08PM

And door edge guards winking smiley

Marco Padilla - Realtor BRE#01944189

Century 21 Crest
1501 West Magnolia Blvd
Burbank, CA 91506
213-272-3239 Cell

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: Corveight ()
Date: August 12, 2017 11:09PM

Gas door guards are stainless on lates, probably earlies, too.

Warren Holt
Cleveland, Ohio
65 Crown V8
65 Turbo Coupe
68 Monza

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: Corveight ()
Date: August 12, 2017 11:14PM

One more, side marker lights trim on '68 and '69 are stainless. Lets not forget bumper bolt caps, too.

Warren Holt
Cleveland, Ohio
65 Crown V8
65 Turbo Coupe
68 Monza

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: Lane66m ()
Date: August 13, 2017 03:24AM

Wheel Covers, of course.

Al Lane
Ellabell GA

1966 Monza Coupe, 110 hp, 4 Spd
1966 Corsa Turbo Coupe, 180 hp 4 Spd
1964 Greenbrier Deluxe, 6 dr, 80 hp car engine, PG
2015 Chevrolet Malibu 2LT
2015 GMC Sierra SLT Crew Cab
1968 Camaro SS Coupe 350 CI 295+ HP PG
1947 Farmall A tractor 15 hp


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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: MonzaJPD61 ()
Date: August 13, 2017 04:50AM

EM Monza windshield and rear window trim = stainless too

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Re: Stainless trim?
Posted by: richard1 ()
Date: August 13, 2017 05:33AM

yes, 1960 is:

Windshield and rear window trim
roof gutter trim
beltline trim
gas guard
vent window posts
wiper arms
rear window/column moulding

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door sills
headlight bezels
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