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  1. HERodriguezJr
    Jun 26th, 19 12:59 PM - permalink
    HERodriguezJr
    Just wanted to give a shout out to Ben (RAMBO). He is very patient, very knowledgeable and cuts his spring to the T! I had no issues what-so-ever installing my seat springs on my 69 Chevelle. He was always available whenever I had questions, and was/is always there for moral support. We need more people like you, Ben. Team, don't think twice about doing business with Ben. He does it all! He's the best!
  2. Jerm12
    Jun 15th, 19 6:26 PM - permalink
    Jerm12
    RAMBO,

    Hello. I recently purchased a set of TMI Sport R covers for a 72 Chevelle. It took 12 weeks to get them, and the entire time I studied how to recover seats and even purchased a stock bucket cover to practice. Covers showed up today and they are completely different than stock as far as the listing wires etc. You seem to be the expert on all things upholstery, have you ever done one of your in depth write ups on these? Apparently I don’t use any burlap, felt or cotton batting, and the foam gets hog ringed to the frame then the cover to the foam? They are beautiful covers and I really want to do them my self, just don’t want to mess them up. Also, if you have any tips on installing the headrest guides cutting the foam/covers I’d appreciate it.
  3. augy
    Mar 30th, 17 7:40 PM - permalink
    augy
    Ben - sorry this took so long to answer, I just saw your question today. The white pinstripe is factory painted-on. My 1st L79 Malibu back in '68 had the very same stripe. That car was also Fathom Blue with the white stripe, identical to this one....
  4. Tater1977
    Nov 27th, 15 8:37 PM - permalink
    Tater1977
    Hi Rambo, I have a 71 Chevelle 2 door that i am currently restoring the factory front bucket seats and rear seat in. I am interested in your burlap/jute spring covers for both front bucket seats as well as the upper and lower rear seat cushion. What would the price for these be shipped to 44024 ? What kind of delivery time once ordered ?

    Thanks, Ryan Exum.
  5. todztoyz
    Dec 22nd, 13 3:59 PM - permalink
    todztoyz
    Hey Ben, the headrest covers are on their way. Thanks and have a merry christmas!
  6. fnsteffen
    Sep 2nd, 11 10:17 AM - permalink
    fnsteffen
    Rambo,

    I know this has been forever ago, but I just stumbled across one of your postings from '02 where you discussed the speaker box you installed in the rear of your Camino. I'm in the final stages of my restoration, and I had the exact same thought to build in a carpeted box under that shelf to hold a few 6X9 speakers. I think it would really give it that finished, professional look. Certainly better than letting the speaker magnets hold themselves up on the back wall!!

    If you have any pics or advice you could share, I'd be forever grateful.

    Thanks!

    -Steffen
  7. oldcutlass
    Aug 11th, 11 1:33 PM - permalink
    oldcutlass
    Hey Rambo,
    I read through your thread on your 66, how did it turn out, and I'm in the process of doing the same thing to a 67. Any advice would be deeply appreciated!
  8. kettbo
    Jan 27th, 10 7:01 PM - permalink
    kettbo
    whatcha doin over here?
  9. badrad
    Jun 27th, 09 10:32 PM - permalink
    badrad
    That video in your sig is one of the funniest things ever!

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Mar 3rd, 19
10:48 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
...big of a deal.. but RAMBO if you can help, ple...
9:01 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
...el locks or pliers. Rambo (if willing) can sup...
4:59 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
...OL LOL good one, RAMBO!
Mar 1st, 19
1:34 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
...curb. Thank you, RAMBO. Yes, I think the si...
Feb 27th, 19
1:08 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
Thank you both RAMBO and blm. I guess I w...
8:22 AM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
... seats are.. Hi, RAMBO. See photos below. I...
Feb 26th, 19
2:07 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: Buick Interior in a 1968 Chevelle
...Got it.. Thank you, RAMBO!
1:45 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: Buick Interior in a 1968 Chevelle
...d in pics... Hi, RAMBO.. I found this threa...
Feb 25th, 19
12:52 PM - HERodriguezJr mentioned RAMBO in post Re: 69 Chevelle Malibu Seats - Reupholstery spring/bun question
Hi, RAMBO - VERY interesting.....
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Jul 19th, 19
4:07 PM - RAMBO quoted ZZ69chevelle in post Re: Procar Rally seats, anyone?
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Jul 15th, 19
5:01 PM - Frank69 quoted RAMBO in post Re: Steering wheel cleanup
I'd try a tiny bit of xyle...
4:44 PM - RAMBO quoted Frank69 in post Re: Steering wheel cleanup
While crawling around lookin...
Jul 11th, 19
11:58 AM - nashville beth quoted RAMBO in post Re: Mortgage Rate drops
Question is- would it be s...
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Jul 10th, 19
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8:18 PM - langss quoted RAMBO in post Re: Mortgage Rate drops
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Jun 27th, 19
1:28 PM - Calidreamin3 quoted RAMBO in post Re: 1968 SS Stripe dimensions and positioning help
Unfortunately the factory ...
Jun 26th, 19
5:25 PM - RAMBO quoted [email protected] in post Re: Bench to bucket conversion
I picked up a set of bucket seats this...
1:29 PM - RAMBO quoted merlin0007 in post Re: Ultimate Bucket Seat Guide and Identification 1966-1972
Here is something I have not se...
Jun 21st, 19
10:15 PM - RAMBO quoted blm in post Procar Rally seats, anyone?
Ben, is the problem just...
5:58 PM - RAMBO quoted blm in post Re: Procar Rally seats, anyone?
Pat, Here is a thead wh...
Jun 20th, 19
12:10 PM - Chris27 quoted RAMBO in post Re: Wheelwell trim, yes or no?
Add the trim, loose the mu...
Jun 17th, 19
6:18 PM - RAMBO quoted blm in post Re: Lower seat trim
Ben, I like them also a...
4:40 PM - blm quoted RAMBO in post Re: Lower seat trim
Right or wrong, I like tho...
4:24 PM - RAMBO quoted blm in post Re: Lower seat trim
Hey this thread brings u...
2:37 AM - RAMBO quoted 1966Chev in post Re: After 17 years on this site... 1968 Chevelle 300 2dr Post
I really like how the steerin...
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I believe there were 2 differ...
Jun 13th, 19
5:27 PM - RAMBO quoted Bob Tiley in post Re: Congrats To Me On 5 Digits
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Jun 12th, 19
4:05 PM - 1966_L78 quoted RAMBO in post Re: Lower seat trim
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