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Catalog-INDEX Vettes 4 SALE! Tri Powers 427-Valve Covers convertible top frames smog systems corvette Corvette Hardtops Disc-brakes 1956-62 interiors corvette CARBS "New Products 63 console corvette power steering system 1956-62 1969 stingray guidebook 1961 1962 Grill HOT Sales ! Transistor ignition Transistorized Delco dual quad2x4 corvette bumper brackets 63-67-EXTER. TRIM 1961 1962 grill corvette fuel injection FAN SHROUD bb 427 454 fan shroud 454 bb 69 Corvette fan shroud Radiator Core Support Alternator Corvette

 

corvette hardtops
Conv. top pg 2.-1956-62
HardTops
pg 3 convertible top frame 63-67
ConvertibleTop
corvette T-Tops

 

Don't Drive Topless:  

sale:  1963-67 ORIGINAL TOP FRAME-cleaned painted ready to use with front pins and rear pins installed.  , NEW VINYL TOP KIT- is included , 
 but of course "not installed" let your local trim shop install it to best fit your car. 
 (choice of ,,white, or black or tan,) + RUBBER weather strip kit --New latches optional (extra cost $)  =   $2,575  KIT;
reflects price increase due to limited number of frames,    
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sale:::   1968-75  series  =   SAME kit as above    $2,175 ;  
  
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^Crane Manufacturing   

see photos below: 

  • 1956-62 Corvette tops :  LITTLE KNOWN FACT!!! 

  • THESE CONVERTIBLE TOP FRAMES PICTURED BELOW ARE 

  • "CRANE MANUFACTURED"

  •  & ASSEMBLED TO THE ORIGINAL FACTORY  G.M.  

  • O.E.M SUPPLIERS DRAWINGS FROM 1956-1962!!!   

  • BASIC (FRAME ONLY)  KIT IS $2,095.00  (SEE OPTIONS BELOW)

  • REALLY,,,,, THAT'S WHY THEY ARE SO EXACT  in all details  !!  

  • Contacts:  Postal/shipping   address:      

        Crane Corvettes,   4687 Chateau Place 

      San Diego,  Ca.   92117

    Contacts:      858-864-2883       FAX: 858-514-8398

    USED/vintage PARTS :  858-864-2883     

     

  • STATS:  about 65% of 1956-62 vettes  (90 % of california delivered.Corvettes)   came with the hardtop only!! 

  •   conversion kits available to make yours a 2-top Corvette.      NEW

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  • NEW

Key Benefits     

Restoring a  convertible top frame ass'y can - (is) an expensive

matter replacing over 20 rivets/ +bushings and rusty bows-- to make them tight again etc. tach strips

/ rust/ sand blasting  .  So. we have new frames 1956-62 years  available made  to factory 

 OEM- chevy - Blueprints  that are priced below what a recondtioned one would cost  to restore !


click phoho - NEW AND USED CONVERTIBLE TOP FRAMES

 
    "New" CONVERTIBLE TOP FRAMES:1956-60  & 1961-62 NEW 
WITH RUBBER+ rubber  steel retainers
  7 pieces,    +REAR trapeze  SWING LATCHES that mount on the rear bow  & 
FASTENERS kit:  SALE:   $2,245.00   total  .    add other parts  are  extra $
 
 
Note:  all NEW VINYL TOP KITs 1956-75 - (includes pads & straps is - on sale $249 ,  
 but of course "not installed" let your local trim shop install   it to best fit your car. 
 
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  +      CONVERSION KITS AVAILABLE FOR Factory Born HARDTOP ONLY CARS.
CALL FOR PARTS NEEDS TO COMPLETE YOURS.
check your vette and be specific.  call..800-597-4132. 
 
NOTE:  Add the convertible top assembly to your hardtop only car.
  IF YOU NEED:
"EVERYTHING  to convert" a factory hardtop only car  into a 2-top 
Convertible Corvette 
  IT WILL RUN     $3,590.00  FOR ALL LATCHES:  Front and Rear Latches,,  ===== pictured below =clik photo to enlarge.
6/piece mounting plate  set. and the vinyl top, pads and straps- 
 including all fasteners/Bolts/ parts  and exploded views and drawing of the assembly.
 
 for a "Factory Born"hardtop only car"  to convert to  a 2 top corvette for 1956-62 type.
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note: front latches with adjuster  plates  are now $275 set. separately ,
 MOUNT  PLATES= $530 6/piece set.
click photo 

Note:  All bare frames  are fully assembled:    :  ready for installation of hardware,  latches, weather stripping and vinyl top.  

click: hardtops here        page:2  

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^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^Contacts:  Postal/shipping   address:      

    Crane Corvettes,   4687 Chateau Place 

  San Diego,  Ca.   92117

Contacts:      858-864-2883       FAX: 858-514-8398

USED/vintage PARTS :  858-864-2883     

12  60    Convertible Top Assembly  Complete Soft Top Frame Assembly ND  541055  CALL..   Each
 9  56-62   Convertible Top Bow  #1 Bow no Discount Item  541101  144.65   Each
 9  56-62   Convertible Top Bow  #2 Bow no Discount Item  541102  144.65   Each
 9  56-62   Convertible Top Bow  #3 Bow no Discount Item  541103  144.65   Each
 7  56-62   Convertible Top Bow  #4 Bow no Discount Item  541104  212.65   Each
 5  59-62   Convertible Top Bracket  Header to front Arm  541015  40.75   Each
 6  56-62   Convertible Top Bracket Plate  Support  541125  250.00   Pair
 12  56-60   Convertible Top Frame     541045  1990.00   Each
 2  56-62   Convertible Top Frame Bolt Set  to Bracket 32 pcs  541118  5.70   Set
 9  56-62   Convertible Top Front Bow  front Bow no Discount Item  541100 390.00  Each
 
   CRANE   CORVETTE   (800) 597-4132  
Product
Class
Year Description Comments Part No Price Pkg More
Info
Buy
Qty.
Buy
Item
 4  56-60   Convertible Top Latch  rear Soft Top SWING Latch on Top  541145  100.00   PAIR.    
 6  56-62   Convertible Top Latch  front Soft Top Latch Short Handle-kit pair  541018  250

.00 

 Pair    
 3  56-62   Convertible Top Latch  front Soft Top Latch w/ Short Handle LF  541134L  120   Each  
 3  56-62   Convertible Top Latch  front Soft Top Latch w/ Short Handle RT  541134R  120   Each  
 2  57-62   Convertible Top Latch  RT rear Soft Top Latch on Deck Lid 57 La  541141  130.00   Each  
 2  57-62   Convertible Top Latch  LEFF rear Soft Top Latch on Deck Lid 57 La  541141  130.00   Each  
 3  56-62   Convertible Top Latch Plate  front Soft Top Latch Adjuster Plate  541136 45.00  Pair  
 2  56-62   Convertible Top Mount Bolt Set  Brackets to Bulkhead 36 pcs  541027  10.30   Set  
 5  56-60   Convertible Top Mount Bracket  outer  541127  125   Pair    
 6  56-62   Convertible Top Mount Bracket  inner  541126 125   Pair    PIC
 3  56-62   Convertible Top Pivot Screw  Frame side Rail  541115  3.20   Each    
 6  56-60   Convertible Top Rear Bow  Correct Steel Reproduction  541106  325  Each  Info  
 1  56-62   Convertible Top Window Protector  Felt Black on Fuel Tank Cover  541156  26.55   Each  
 2  56-62   Deck Lid Hinge Shift  6 pcs set  541175  11.10   Set    
 2  56-62   Deck Lid Hinge Shift  6 pcs set  541175  11.10   Set    
 2  56-62   Deck Lid Latch  female on Body Anti Rattle Spring  541001  5.45   Each  
 2  56-62   Deck Lid Latch  female on Body Anti Rattle Spring  541001  5.45   Each  
 9  58-62   Deck Lid Latch  female Assembly no Discount Item  541011  130   Each    
 9  58-62   Deck Lid Latch  female Assembly no Discounted  541011  130   Each  
 2  58-62   Deck Lid Latch Screw Set  on Lid 3 pcs  541171 6.00   Set    
INSTALLATION OF "NEW CRANE COMPONENTS"   all photos 
 are and property of Crane's Corvettes.

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