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09-11-2012 09:50 PM Little bit of etch....
Got some more spray can etch,sprayed it on most of the rest of the car.Still need to do the left door and quarter,still need to heat shrink on them first.Its been a while since the coupe has had a coat of anything but wd40 on it.


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09-11-2012 09:45 PM Little more progress...
When I re-suicided the doors,I did not finish filling the old hinge holes.So I pulled the drivers door off to do this.Filled all the inner structure holes,exterior holes and ended up replacing the lower 2 inches of the outer skin.It had alot of pits and pin holes so I figures it was better to replace the metal,than try and fix every little hole and pit. Got the door back on the car.


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09-02-2012 09:41 PM A little more body prep....
Trying to work my way around the car,finishing up all the little things that need done before actually starting the filler work.I have had the paint stripped off it for a while now. Started going back over it,cleaning up any little surface rust and spraying some rattle can etch on it to keep it clean until I start the filler work.Of course,I ran out,but decided to keep moving,and cleaning......
Ground down the welds on the running boards at the rockers,filled the old hinge holes on the passenger door.......and a picture of it as it sits tonight.....


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09-02-2012 09:32 PM Trunk Latch
Having a long weekend,I got back to work on the '38. I finally got to install the trunk latch set up. Still have to finish weld and dress the seams,but it works pretty good.Been a LONG time since this car has had all the doors,hood and trunk latches in it.


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08-16-2012 10:24 PM Couple of pics for no particular reason......
Always fooling around with my camera thought I would post a couple of recent shots.......


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