Welcome to the forum. There are lots of smart and talented members on here more than willing to share their experience and knowledge with you. If you have the time start reading through some of the members build threads; lots of different ways to achieve the same ends.
Start your own build thread so we can keep up with your build, and photos; lots of photos.
Welcome Todd. Hope you find your project soon. Tri 5 is always killer. Njoy the forum.
There is a yellow 55 or 6 Buick 4dr under a tarp in my neighborhood. Don't know what his plan is. I don't see mechanic activity when I pass. If you need I can ask what he's doing with it.