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Welcome to the Stovebolt.com Forums

Welcome to Stovebolt.com's Virtual Garage! -- the premier on-line source for sharing knowledge of pre-1973 Chevrolet and GMC trucks! These forums are for discussions directly related to the care, restoration and use of antique GM trucks, including Swap Meet and Events sections. If you are new to Stovebolt.com, please take a few moments to familiarize yourself with our forums before posting.
The administrators of this site are not responsible for the content of any post. We reserve the right to remove posts or entire threads that are not in keeping with our guidelines. If you have any questions regarding a forum, feel free to contact the appropriate Moderator(s) assigned to that forum.

Thank you for stopping by Stovebolt.com and using it responsibly! Thanks to those who have helped make this the happening online place for all things antique GM truck related!!

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John and Peggy Milliman
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The Parking Lot
The entryway to the Virtual Garage! Pull up into your area, hop out and join other guys with similar trucks and general interests -- Got questions about your truck or the truck of your dreams? Join the collective in here to discuss specifics of your type of pre-1973 GM truck! No advertising -- that goes in the Swap Meet!
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Welcome Centre (5 viewing)
New to Stovebolt.com and these forums? Cool! Welcome!! Check in here! Pull up a chair close to the woodstove and tell us a little about yourself and your truck(s)
Moderated by: Achipmunk, Rusty Rod
Subforums: The DITY Gallery
Tue Dec 10 2019 03:00 AM
Ott3r
4,600 31,902
Tue Dec 10 2019 03:00 AM
by Ott3r
General Truck Talk (36 viewing)
The Forum for general pre-'73 GM truck-related issues and questions.
Moderated by: Justhorsenround
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:46 PM
klhansen
19,476 168,426
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:46 PM
by klhansen
Big Bolts (15 viewing)
For the bigger trucks. Got a ton and a half or bigger truck? Come on in and join the crew working on the full-figured jobs!
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:42 PM
RAC1812
8,397 71,070
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:42 PM
by RAC1812
Panels 'N Burbs (5 viewing)
The place to be to discuss issues regarding those elegant and utilitarian full-bodied trucks -- Panels and Suburbans of all vintages!
Moderated by: tclederman
2,581 20,081
'60-'66 Trucks (3 viewing)
Welcome back to the Sixties! If you love those 1960 to 1966 trucks, this forum is for you! C'mon in and talk about those trucks, swap stories or get advice on your latest project. If it's related to '60-'66 GM trucks, it's good to go in here!
Moderated by: Hambone
Tue Dec 10 2019 06:43 PM
heidel410
2,942 20,520
Tue Dec 10 2019 06:43 PM
by heidel410
Tons 'o Fun (4 viewing)
1-Tons -- They're not the same as pickups but they're not Big Bolts, either. Got one? Join the crew in here!
Moderated by: Grigg
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:38 AM
Tony292
1,090 9,690
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:38 AM
by Tony292
The Shop Area
Ready to break out the tools and get to work?? Well, plenty of space and tools are available -- just find your way to the appropriate shop and get to work. Need help? Just ask!
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Project Journals
The restoblogs! Ongoing projects (restorations, modifications, outright street machines, as well as smaller scale component projects (steering, engines, etc.) -- all in near real time! Blow-by-blow, step-by-step description, commentary and discussion by the project persons themselves ... and you are there!
Moderated by: HandyAndy, John Milliman
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:16 PM
Phak1
59 1,143
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:16 PM
by Phak1
The Engine Shop (67 viewing)
The place to discuss engine items, rebuilding, updating, swapping engines.
Moderated by: Woogeroo
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:58 PM
Hotrod Lincoln
30,724 235,679
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:58 PM
by Hotrod Lincoln
Driveline (15 viewing)
The shop area for transmission, axle, brake & suspension-related discussion about repair, restoration, upgrades or swaps. 4WD, too!
Moderated by: SWEET
7,395 54,360
The Electrical Bay (12 viewing)
Don't do the Smoke Check! Stop by here with all your electrical questions, comments, tips and whatever else ya got that's related to Stovebolt electrical systems.
Moderated by: Rusty Rod
Subforums: The Radio Bench
Thu Dec 12 2019 04:06 AM
beltfed
8,879 67,366
Thu Dec 12 2019 04:06 AM
by beltfed
The HiPo Shop (17 viewing)
Thinking about a hotrod, street rod or other custom work? Stop in here. Shoot, we'll even talk about power brakes, power steering and CD players!
Moderated by: KCMongo
Thu Dec 12 2019 10:06 AM
LAROKE
4,720 41,985
Thu Dec 12 2019 10:06 AM
by LAROKE
Paint and Body Shop (14 viewing)
Some folks actually enjoy body work. You'll find them in here. Get, give or swap advice on body work, painting, paint care. Rust talk here, too. Your Shop Supervisor is 4ontheFloor
Moderated by: Fourbrads, HandyAndy
Subforums: Doors
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:19 PM
HandyAndy
11,593 74,416
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:19 PM
by HandyAndy
Interiors (5 viewing)
Stop by here to discuss interior work -- upholstery, interior paint, floor mats, seats, headliners, whatever.
Moderated by: Rusty46
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:44 PM
moparguy
3,702 24,034
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:44 PM
by moparguy
The Tool Chest (6 viewing)
Can you ever have enough Tools or a big enough shop? Stop in here and find out. Or discuss that upcoming tool purchase with one of the experts lurking within... IF YOU DARE!!!
Moderated by: 48bigtrucks, MNSmith
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:48 PM
Hotrod Lincoln
1,607 17,604
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:48 PM
by Hotrod Lincoln
Making a Stovebolt Bed
Your Bed -- Not as easy as Mom made it look! Well, come join the discussion on restoring your truck's "Business End."
Thu Dec 12 2019 12:54 AM
Brian_Ostner
978 6,028
Thu Dec 12 2019 12:54 AM
by Brian_Ostner
The Side Lot
Discussion area for the regional groups to talk about or coordinate region-specific meets, junkyard tours or other non-technical face-to-face stuff. Please take technical questions, buying, selling and general discussion to the appropriate forums. Don't see one for your area? Check out the Events Page to see how to start a GABFest!
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The Legion Hall
For November, this is the place for veterans -- ALL veterans -- to check in and stand tall with your brothers and sisters in arms. The pursuit of happiness (embodied by our freedom to engage in old truck restoring) is only possible through your service and sacrifice and this is our little way of saying "thank you." Let us know who you are!
Moderated by: Achipmunk, Bread
Thu Nov 14 2019 12:32 AM
Apache1
79 658
Thu Nov 14 2019 12:32 AM
by Apache1
STOVEBOLT REUNION - KANSAS CITY
This Side Lot Forum is specifically for coordinating the major Stovebolt gathering of the year: the Reunion in Kansas City. Folks come from in and out of the country, so we need a lot of planning space. So, we're gonna hog a corner in the Side Lot for a while!
Moderated by: 2-Ton
Sat Sep 21 2019 01:22 PM
2-Ton
189 2,825
Sat Sep 21 2019 01:22 PM
by 2-Ton
The Heartland
Serving the Great Plains states of Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa! Got something going on? Want to get something going? It's a big area, better check in here!
Moderated by: 2-Ton, HandyAndy
Sun Dec 01 2019 05:57 AM
Shakey61
11 151
Sun Dec 01 2019 05:57 AM
by Shakey61
The North Eastern 'Bolters
From Greenwich to the North Pole... From La Sarre to St. John's ... This is the North Eastern North American section of the Side Lot. You might not be able to get theyah from heyah, but you can get here from darn near anywhere ('long as you have a computer!). Stars and Stripes and Mapleleaves, English et Quebecoise -- Welcome and Bienvenue! New Englanders, Les Quebecois, Bluenosers, Newfies and the Maritimes unite!
Sat Oct 26 2019 01:31 AM
49 3100
28 211
Sat Oct 26 2019 01:31 AM
by 49 3100
The BC Bolters
Discussion area for Bolters residing in the greater British Columbia, Canada region. Please keep general discussion, technical questions and swap meet items in their original forums.
Moderated by: 1958GMCnut
Mon Nov 18 2019 05:30 AM
3B
331 3,120
Mon Nov 18 2019 05:30 AM
by 3B
The Whole Wild West Coast
We finally have a spot for you Bolters waaaay over there on the far coast. That's a nice long scenic drive from top to bottom. See who you can go wrench with along the way!
Moderated by: 69Cuda
Tue Sep 03 2019 12:33 PM
Detroit Iron
79 535
Tue Sep 03 2019 12:33 PM
by Detroit Iron
The Great Lakes Bolters (1 viewing)
Formerly the Heartland Bolters (Plains states -- Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana ... and Ohio ... or as far as you'd like to travel)
Moderated by: 63burban, Randy Baumann
Sun Dec 01 2019 11:59 PM
1954 MI
126 957
Sun Dec 01 2019 11:59 PM
by 1954 MI
Rocky Mountain Bolters
Hangout spot for Bolters in the Rocky Mountain region: Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Arizona, Utah, and Montana for starters ... all the way up into British Columbia, Canada
Moderated by: pope, Rusty Rod
Tue Dec 10 2019 04:42 AM
moslice
43 436
Tue Dec 10 2019 04:42 AM
by moslice
The Southern Bolters
Discussion area for the Southern Gentlemen and Ladies of who park their Bolt in the South - LA, MS, AL, GA, FL, NC, SC, TN
Moderated by: Achipmunk
Wed Nov 27 2019 09:06 PM
63 C-10 Carolina Fleetside
200 1,355
Wed Nov 27 2019 09:06 PM
by 63 C-10 Carolina Fleetside
The Texas Bolters
Discussion area for the Texas Connection, the Lonestar Statesmen of the Stovebolt Page!
Moderated by: ndkid275
Tue Dec 10 2019 05:22 PM
ndkid275
225 1,412
Tue Dec 10 2019 05:22 PM
by ndkid275
The Old Dominion Stovebolt Society (MD, VA, WV & DC) (1 viewing)
Discussion for Stovebolters residing in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and DC. And ... possibly ... under probation .... So. PA
Moderated by: Bill Marlow
Thu Dec 12 2019 05:12 PM
TrknGMC
414 7,953
Thu Dec 12 2019 05:12 PM
by TrknGMC
The International Zone
Who put the 'World' in the World Wide Web? International STOVEBOLTERS did! This is the forum for the non-North American Bolters to discuss their goings on.
Sat Nov 30 2019 03:23 PM
Grant_Bowker
48 460
Sat Nov 30 2019 03:23 PM
by Grant_Bowker
Swap Meet
This is the place to buy, sell, swap and give away parts and trucks. Check trucks wanted / for sale; parts wanted / for sale; miscellaneous stuff; modern GM and non-GM; freebies; Stovebolt spotting alert network; eBay and Craiglist links; and for all this ... a hauling board! Anything 30 days or older, will be deleted. Feel free to re-post! You have to be logged in to use this section.
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Trucks for Sale
Pre '73 GM trucks for sale.
Moderated by: Tiny
Sun Dec 08 2019 02:03 AM
TRUCKBIZ
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Sun Dec 08 2019 02:03 AM
by TRUCKBIZ
Trucks Wanted
"Wanted to buy" ads for pre- '73 GM trucks only.
Moderated by: Tiny
Wed Dec 11 2019 02:24 PM
35mike
7 27
Wed Dec 11 2019 02:24 PM
by 35mike
Truck Parts For Sale
Pre- '73 GM truck parts for sale.
Moderated by: Tiny
Thu Dec 12 2019 05:40 PM
bartamos
93 367
Thu Dec 12 2019 05:40 PM
by bartamos
Truck Parts Wanted (1 viewing)
Pre- '73 GM truck parts wanted.
Moderated by: Tiny
Thu Dec 12 2019 05:31 PM
MrJ1972
162 732
Thu Dec 12 2019 05:31 PM
by MrJ1972
Misc. Stovebolt Stuff
Pre- '73 GM related stuff like tools, literature, license plates, etc.
Moderated by: Tiny
Mon Dec 02 2019 09:33 PM
RogerB1941GMC
10 22
Mon Dec 02 2019 09:33 PM
by RogerB1941GMC
Modern GM and Non-GM
Post-'72 and non-GM trucks and parts -- for sale and wanted to buy.
Moderated by: Tiny
Fri Dec 06 2019 10:39 PM
Tony292
6 24
Fri Dec 06 2019 10:39 PM
by Tony292
Freebies
Free stuff! Truck stuff give-aways!
Moderated by: Tiny
Tue Dec 10 2019 10:33 PM
HandyAndy
8 41
Tue Dec 10 2019 10:33 PM
by HandyAndy
Stovebolt Spotting Alert Network
See a cool truck available? Tell us!
Moderated by: Tiny
Sat Nov 30 2019 09:07 PM
glenns towing
12 78
Sat Nov 30 2019 09:07 PM
by glenns towing
Hauling Board
Need a truck or parts hauled? Got room for a haul-back? Let 'em know in here!
Moderated by: Barry Weeks
Sat Dec 07 2019 04:30 AM
palidinroams
6 7
Sat Dec 07 2019 04:30 AM
by palidinroams
eBay and Craiglists Links (1 viewing)
See some cool, interesting or useful Stovebolt-related stuff listed on eBay or on Craigslist?
Moderated by: Tiny
Thu Dec 12 2019 06:03 PM
2-Ton
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Thu Dec 12 2019 06:03 PM
by 2-Ton
The Front Office
Well, there should be a place for everything. Here is where we pile all the fine bits of greaseless information. See what's been added to the site, take an info ride on the IT Shortbus and catch a few technology tips, or totally zone in the Greasy Spoon.
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New Stuff and Announcements

The "News page" is to let you know what we've added to the site. Only staff can start threads here, but you are more than welcome to reply. If you have something you'd like us to start a thread on, just contact a moderator.

Moderated by: Peggy M
Fri Nov 29 2019 03:45 PM
Rusty Rod
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Fri Nov 29 2019 03:45 PM
by Rusty Rod
IT Short Bus
New to the 'Net or have computer or general Internet questions? Find help in here! Veteran Road Warrior of the 'ole Info Superslab? C'mon in here and help!
Moderated by: Tiny, Volfandt
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:19 AM
WE b OLD
364 2,779
Thu Dec 12 2019 02:19 AM
by WE b OLD
Events
The Stovebolt Scheduling Center! Want to know what's going on, coming up, going down, and where ya shoulda been??? Dude! Get down in here to get jiggy with the haps!
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Events, GABFests, Happenings!
Post here to let other Bolters know what kind of shows are out there! Use this space to organize a GABFest and coordinate a convoy. And don't forget to post in the "Hot Wash" forum for the "after action" report ... we wanna hear the details and see all the pictures!
Moderated by: fixit1958
Wed Sep 25 2019 02:59 AM
Shakey61
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Wed Sep 25 2019 02:59 AM
by Shakey61
The Hot Wash!
After you've been to the event, this is the place to talk about what happened, rag on the guys who didn't go and post links to pictures of the event.
Moderated by: fixit1958
Mon Apr 29 2019 11:31 PM
46Sparky
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Mon Apr 29 2019 11:31 PM
by 46Sparky
The Passing Lane
Memory Lane is the area for honoring and remembering our fellow Stovebolters who have left us.
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The Passing Lane - Stovebolt Memorials
The place to put links to obituaries and post remembrances of our friends in the hobby who have left us.
Fri Dec 06 2019 02:17 AM
Chris's 46 / 515
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Fri Dec 06 2019 02:17 AM
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