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by 65deluxe
Tue Apr 04, 2017 12:53 am
Forum: Tech Questions
Topic: Karmann Cabrio front quarters
Replies: 1
Views: 192

Karmann Cabrio front quarters

I've recently purchased a rough 61 vert which has had some front end damage - looks like I'm going to have to fit a front quarter My question is that the inner fender area appears different than a normal beetle - coming off the tank support area then going through a bend to a flat section and then u...
by 65deluxe
Thu Oct 20, 2016 12:56 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Type 3 floor pans wanted
Replies: 1
Views: 1305

Type 3 floor pans wanted

Long shot but has anyone got a pair of early type three pans - Nos or klassicfab - let me know please
by 65deluxe
Thu Oct 20, 2016 12:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Help a brother out....shipping thread for everyone.
Replies: 254
Views: 51723

Re: Help a brother out....shipping thread for everyone.

Thanks guys I'll check them out
by 65deluxe
Thu Oct 20, 2016 1:13 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Help a brother out....shipping thread for everyone.
Replies: 254
Views: 51723

Re: Help a brother out....shipping thread for everyone.

But if help needed if anyone can help - I need to get a pair of studebaker fenders from Connecticut to Kansas - being quoted silly money - anyone able to help out - beer tokens obviously available - thanks Jon
by 65deluxe
Sat Oct 04, 2014 4:46 am
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

Re: 21 window - 65 deluxe

More progress I offered up a dogleg id had for a while and it was miles out so that went in the bin ( well for sale ) I managed to get a Wolfburg West one from Rich at Schofield and offered it up http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_3042.jpg The fit lis superb - reco...
by 65deluxe
Sat Sep 13, 2014 12:15 am
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

I got a replacement rear hatch this week so set about sorting that . Half way through blasting http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2981.jpg The hatch originally came from an all white samba - that could well be what it ends up on too ! http://i279.photobucket.com/al...
by 65deluxe
Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:52 am
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

I love watching beam builds, cool 2 inch raised plates. Did you have to cut the frame rails with the 2" ? The chassis has been cut to take the beam - I will post up some pictures when I get the top of the arch out and get the tubs under way - Just trying to sort the rear out at the moment so I...
by 65deluxe
Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:37 pm
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

Trying to get the suspension sorted so I know what needs adjusting body wise - What I need to do with tubs etc I decided to use an early bay based beam for the basis of mine Looking at 4 inch narrow - 2 inch raised - Flipped spindles - Porsche brakes . Im happy to go ball joints as I won't be puttin...
by 65deluxe
Mon Aug 25, 2014 12:25 pm
Forum: Bullshit
Topic: Russell is gay. Wheel thread.
Replies: 387
Views: 109667

Thought id revive this thread a bit with my new wheels I have a bit of a thing for drilled Porsche space savers as often used on 356 Outlaws I have managed to get a one off set of custom made wheels - They are 3 piece with polished rims and powder coated centres Porsche 5 x 130 and 15 inch http://i2...
by 65deluxe
Mon Aug 25, 2014 12:21 pm
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

Started on to the mechanics a bit First to clean off the gearbox http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2811.jpg Its a AO straight axel box that Ive had for ages http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2812.jpg The set up will be a bit of ...
by 65deluxe
Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:42 pm
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

A bit more done into the night ..... The long panel was gently blasted on the outside as was the lower rear corner . This was then painted in rustbullet http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2785.jpg There were a few tiny holes in welding and un required drilled holes...
by 65deluxe
Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:59 pm
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

I managed to get the rear corner fully welded in http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2742.jpg Then the battery tray could be offered up http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2743.jpg Corner cleaned up http://i279.photobucket.com/album...
by 65deluxe
Sun Aug 17, 2014 10:38 am
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

Next up is the rear corner I blasted the new Autocraft gas bottle holder http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2739.jpg I also did the D pillar whilst the back was off - there were a few cheese holes but nothing major - These were repaired http://i279.photobucket.com/...
by 65deluxe
Sat Aug 16, 2014 1:50 am
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

Whilst I had the blaster out I got a few other bits done The short side panel http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2695.jpg The long panel http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2694.jpg I also started the roof http://i279.photobucket.c...
by 65deluxe
Sat Aug 16, 2014 1:36 am
Forum: Show Pics / Readers Rides
Topic: 21 window - 65 deluxe
Replies: 84
Views: 34661

The blasted area was then painted in rust bullet - as was the underside of the engine side tray http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2716.jpg Panel welded in http://i279.photobucket.com/albums/kk138/65-deluxe/samba%20latest/IMG_2719.jpg Welds cleaned back http://i279...

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