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Old 06-22-2008, 02:12 PM
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fiberglass molding?

hello all!

I've been toying with idea of building a car an call it phantazime, to be like a roadster, and powered by a cadillac 472, what i'm wondering is anyone help me out on how i should do my fiberglass body build a metal frame an cover it with my glass or should do like big daddy an do a wood'en frame an cover it with glass, an like smaller parts should i get that green foam an shape it an cover it with glass, looking for ideas on this build, any help be welcome! thank you all here in hot rod land!

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Ralph

Phew! You have just asked for about 20 pages of info in one long, long, sentence. My advice would be to search this board for similar threads, read a few books, (How to build Fiberglass Hot Rods .., by Tex Smith is a good one) and come back and ask more specific questions when you know a bit more about what you want to do. Lots of info on this board.

Good luck.

BTW I think its a great idea to build a roadster -- I am doing it and using ALL of the methods you mentioned.
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