Browsing Archive: June, 2009

Blink and you'll miss it

Posted by John Gausden on Saturday, June 27, 2009,
well if you blink you miss it !!! only two days after the last blog i called in to see carl and i glad i did . rear seat tub has been replaced and welded , sunroof gone and replacement panel welded in , floor 80 percent installed and you'll notice off the photos that we have cut away a rotten part in the inner guard were the fuel filler goes through , this will be replaced correctly with a patch but solid no hole . We are doing this as the car will have a off set hood filler and we don't want...
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flying through the work

Posted by John Gausden on Friday, June 26, 2009,
Well carl has been flying through the panel work , as of today we have floors out , rear seat bowls removed and much more . as always we are using as many new panels as possible .
The donar car has given alot of the not availible parts and rather than patch we have used a lot of whole panels.
check out the work in the following gallery;
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Chassis work begins

Posted by John Gausden on Wednesday, June 3, 2009,
Well the car is finally at carl's and into the chassis work, hopefully we'll have some photo's of the body work and what's lurking in the sill's .
As defined earlier we are using as many new panel's as possible so we will never have to replace something again.
So tally to date ;
inner and out sill's both sides , trunk repair panel, fuel tank support panel, side trunk support panel, front trunk panel with latch panel. full floor pan, rear cross member , aluminum door skins , angle plate wheel cas...
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