Small fire in turnsignal switch led to it sitting for over ten years in the driveway with low miles, one owner and completely rust free. Good start for the next project with minimal investmentI've found good deals when a guy starts a project and loses interest. Sounds like you had a situation like that. Post up some pics when you can.
With out a doubt. Then on to the 2 dr hardtop conversion...Chop the top?