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PostPosted: Sun Nov 06, 2016 9:22 pm 
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Also go the b pillars stripped.

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And the original seat mount plates got deleted:D

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:08 pm 
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Got a bit more done tonight.

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If there's anyone watching stay tuned for more:D


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PostPosted: Tue Nov 08, 2016 7:39 am 
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Im watching, all good stuff, going to be a really solid shell once you have finished. :D

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:00 pm 
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Cheers tony. More oictures from tonight:)

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:01 pm 
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Last picture was meant to be this one haha.

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:02 pm 
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And a couple more.

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 09, 2016 10:16 am 
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I'm watching too, you're keeping me motivated to get on with mine. Great stuff!


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 09, 2016 9:56 pm 
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I'm watching. I also see you have a Clark 105en welder, I acquired one (used) a couple of years ago still going strong. You are getting some good results with it.

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 11, 2016 10:26 pm 
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Cheers guys:D great to know people are following:) bit more progress.

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PostPosted: Sun Nov 13, 2016 9:09 pm 
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Today's efforts saw the rear half of the underside seam sealed

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Also got the top of the o/s cill filled.

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 16, 2016 10:17 pm 
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Few more jobs getting ticked off the list!

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Hoping to get the underside painted soon ish:D


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PostPosted: Sun Nov 20, 2016 10:10 pm 
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Ok sorry for the delay:D plenty more progress. The harnesses are going to mount to the top of the rear parcel shelf. So we needed to fit the harness mounting plates

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The parcel shelf was a little floppy in the middle so we fixed that.

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Also got the two centre mounts for the harnesses done.

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Did get the side two in aswel but forgot to take a picture of them. Got 90% of the underside etch primed.

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Also got the o/s/r wide arch fitting pretty well after an entire day of fettling. Pain in the arse.

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More tomorrow:) or maybe the day after :lol:


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 24, 2016 9:30 pm 
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Plenty more work done. Got the o/s/r door stripped.

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Also got a second coat of etch primer on the underside and rear arches.

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And got the car floor and boot floor seam sealed ready for paint.

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Hopefully I'll get some paint on the boot floor tomorrow:)


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 25, 2016 2:34 pm 
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Why did you leave that bit in the tunnel Rich?

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 25, 2016 4:16 pm 
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Rich, also, once you've answered Jonners' question! :lol:

What paint stripper are you using? Is it Starchem?

Great work by the way!


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