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Yesterday 02:38 PM
37ford4dr thanks

another couple of hours looks really good.

05-02-2015 06:55 PM
Loose Ctrl Damn fine work.Car is looking great.
05-02-2015 10:14 AM
37ford4dr thks guys, need to get this one done first!

another 3 hours......from this point in it will be working on about a 2' x 2' section at a time. this is really good because once its in primer/surface coat you can see where you need spend your time and you can be very focused. so I will do body work for about 30 mins each night. not enough to get bored but just enough time to move the project forward.

05-01-2015 07:01 PM
John long
Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
The A is looking good at this rate you will be looking for another project before long ,lol
He sure will before Long. It is looking good.......

05-01-2015 06:42 PM
496CHEVY3100 The A is looking good at this rate you will be looking for another project before long ,lol
05-01-2015 05:32 PM
37ford4dr well finally got a chance to do 3hrs of work

fill the weld areas

sand the body panels

finally got out the real spray gun and primer, the bare metal gets the self etching primer first

and these are the contoured sanding blocks

04-28-2015 02:57 PM
Originally Posted by Arns85GT View Post
There aren't many guys who would go at the kind of cancer you are repairing and do it right. You are to be commended.
thanks its not so daunting 30 minutes at a time
04-26-2015 12:23 PM
Arns85GT There aren't many guys who would go at the kind of cancer you are repairing and do it right. You are to be commended.
04-25-2015 12:53 PM
37ford4dr now to move to the inside

and look what I found inside when I opened it up.

they mice must have been nesting in the head liner
04-24-2015 07:48 PM
37ford4dr tonights efforts

04-23-2015 08:35 PM
37ford4dr I believe I am down to the last several welding jobs

my how the small holes always seem to get bigger

I had to use a tab to hold the top piece, just a small welded tab

tomorrow nights work the lower holes

04-22-2015 06:43 PM
37ford4dr got some parts for the doors today. I can see rebuilding these will be a challenge. but that will be in a while...

lets take care of 4 holes....use the copper wrapped sheet steel as a backing so you don't get any burn through

04-18-2015 11:48 AM
37ford4dr almost back in business.....

we start by fixing a design flaw in my moveable saw horses and fix the rear part of the axle so it doesn't move down and make the wheels cant

lets fit the drivers side shut face panel

and I find out the bracket that the latch attaches too has been drilled out

weld up the holes

drill and tap


04-17-2015 05:27 PM
37ford4dr well I understand that my garage comes back to me tomorrow and the coupe comes off the high storage frame and back on to the moveable saw horses.

so lets wrap up the dash board, I sanded the back side and self etch primed it and then both sides got primed in black primer. after sanding the back side I don't think the black was anything other then a primer

04-11-2015 04:46 PM
37ford4dr worked on the dash some more to fix the damage from a radio install and to weld the top tab back on. the coupes dash get wrapped in vinyl covering ,so it can be less then a paint quality finish

voilla just add some welding magic

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