This will take you to the main site where there is history, technical information and other information on these cars.
This takes you back to the main page of the forums.
This is the control panel to change your password, information and preferences on this message board.
Click here if your lost your password or need to register on this message board. You must be a registered user to post. Registration is free.
Search this board for information you need.
Click here to buy cool Squarebirds mechandise.
Click here to support Squarebirds.org. For $20 annually receive 20mBytes webspace, a Squarebirds e-mail address and member's icon on the message board.
  #1  
Old 02-24-2012, 11:39 AM
NYsquarebird58 NYsquarebird58 is offline
Experienced
 
Join Date: Feb 6 2012
Posts: 353
NYsquarebird58 is on a distinguished road
Default NYsquarebird58’ (NEW) Tbird

I was going to wait until the snow melted away and I could take better pictures, but I just couldn’t wait and had to share the great news.

Here’s my new Raven black with red/white interior 1960 Ford Thunderbird!




Big thanks to Mr. Ray Clark for sharing this really neat tool for searching all craigslist listings. If it wasn’t for this tool, I would have not located this car. Thank you Ray!


http://squarebirds.org/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=6280
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-24-2012, 01:28 PM
DKheld's Avatar
DKheld DKheld is offline
Super-Experienced
 
Join Date: Aug 27 2008
Posts: 1,442
DKheld is on a distinguished road
Default

That's really great news ! Even looks good in the snow.

I'm partial to the '60 grille for some reason....heh...

Hope you get a chance to share the story and more pics soon.

Eric
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 02-24-2012, 01:36 PM
NYsquarebird58 NYsquarebird58 is offline
Experienced
 
Join Date: Feb 6 2012
Posts: 353
NYsquarebird58 is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by DKheld View Post
That's really great news ! Even looks good in the snow.

I'm partial to the '60 grille for some reason....heh...

Hope you get a chance to share the story and more pics soon.

Eric
I will definitely be sharing more very soon! It all happened so fast (I’m still in disbelief). I drove her home last night. Can’t wait until the weekend when I can pull her out and take some more pictures.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 02-24-2012, 02:33 PM
lawyercalif lawyercalif is offline
Experienced
 
Join Date: May 12 2011
Posts: 240
lawyercalif is on a distinguished road
Default

I am happy for you. It looks like a nice car. Also noticed you had a number of bids on your old one on EBay. So things are looking a lot better for you this week. Congratulations!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-24-2012, 03:52 PM
YellowRose's Avatar
YellowRose YellowRose is offline
Super-Experienced and a HELLOFA nice guy
 
Join Date: Jan 21 2008
Posts: 11,899
YellowRose is on a distinguished road
Default NYsquarebird58’ (NEW) Tbird

Congratulations, Marcelo! Glad to help! Apparently, it must have been fairly close to you! On top of that, unlike the '58, you were able to drive this one home and that must have been a thrill. Raven Black with a red/white interior is a really nice combination. The neat thing about that exterior color is that if you decide to put the engine chrome package and external chrome package on her she will really pop! Take a look at anyone with a Raven Black Tbird with the external chrome package on her and you will see what I mean. Please tell us more about her when you can and more pix when you can get the snow off of her! Way to go!
__________________

Ray Clark - Squarebirds Administrator
'59 Tbird "The Yellow Rose Of Texas" aka "Tweety Bird"
"It's Hip To Be Square"
Thunderbird Registry #33025 VTCI #11178

rayclark07"at"att.net (Home) 210-674-5781 (Cell) 210-875-1411
http://www.squarebirds.org/picture_gallery/TechnicalResourceLibrary/trl.htm
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 02-24-2012, 05:32 PM
Anders's Avatar
Anders Anders is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jan 19 2008
Posts: 2,160
Anders is on a distinguished road
Default

Poor ´58 to be left in the cold...
__________________
..."Lil darling Ruth"
http://www.tbirdregistry.com/#33158
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 02-24-2012, 05:39 PM
Richard D. Hord Richard D. Hord is offline
Super-Experienced and Proud Kentuckian who bleeds Ford Blue.
 
Join Date: Dec 16 2008
Posts: 2,868
Richard D. Hord is on a distinguished road
Default

AWESOME!
Richard D. Hord
__________________
'60 Thunderbird "Christine"
Registry #33436
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 02-24-2012, 06:02 PM
tbird430's Avatar
tbird430 tbird430 is offline
Super-Experienced
 
Join Date: Jun 18 2007
Posts: 2,616
tbird430 is on a distinguished road
Thumbs up

Congrat's on finding that 2nd Bird.

(I'd keep them both).


-Jon in TX.
__________________

The 1960 Ford Thunderbird. The WORLD'S most wanted car....

VTCI Member#6287.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 02-24-2012, 06:24 PM
frank58 frank58 is offline
Experienced
 
Join Date: May 28 2006
Posts: 356
frank58 is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by tbird430 View Post
(I'd keep them both).
-Jon in TX.

me too

Grats Marcelo............. you've been bitten by the "Bird Bug"
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 02-24-2012, 07:31 PM
Mickfly70's Avatar
Mickfly70 Mickfly70 is offline
Apprentice
 
Join Date: Oct 20 2010
Posts: 81
Mickfly70 is on a distinguished road
Default

Hey. You didn't even wait for the "checklist"

well done.
__________________
Mick Egan Vancouver Island Canada
60 Tbird
Reply With Quote
Reply


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

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:46 AM.

Driving, racing or working on cars can be hazardous. The procedures and advice on this website including the message board are opinion only. Squarebirds.org and its webmasters and contributors do not guarantee the correctness of the advice and procedures. The Squarebirds.org and its webmasters assume no liability for any damage, fines, punishment, injury or death resulting from following these procedures or advice. If you do not have the skills or tools to repair your car, please consult a professional. By using this site you agree to hold harmless the Squarebirds.org, its authors and its webmasters from any resulting claim and costs that may occur from using the information found on this site.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Any submissions to this site and any post on this site becomes property of Squarebirds.org . The webmasters reserve the right to edit and modify any submissions to this site. All material on this is site is copyrighted by the Squarebirds.org. Reproduction by any means other than for personal use is strictly prohibited. Permission to use material on this site can be obtained by contacting the webmasters. Copyright 2002-2016 by Squarebirds.org.