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  • AvatarRustabus
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    Good idea Jones!!! Let it drive outta KCW!!!!😀😀😀

    AvatarVwfool
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    My daughter doesn’t have the $$$$’s right now.  She has enough to pay for the car. I am probably fronting the $$ to fix the rust holes since it is there. I can’t afford to front her for having you fix the engine. I have my own bus that needs all my money sitting at the shop.

    AvatarPat K
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    Attacking the drivers side. Small pan patch above jack point and a the inner rocker patch done.E16E394E-55FE-4A61-B341-5A58DF6576D06B4473BA-D169-4AC1-AA00-84CE39B3473A3F67E2F6-8D8D-4A68-982E-C9C3A7873941

    Smashed out the smashed in driver rear pan section.BD24955A-AA0D-4B21-AC85-CFEFB0AF889B29A9E2DD-C3F5-4323-B165-4942B8F742C94C7B45E0-12B7-4568-938B-AE0102A68AAB

    Chopped the junk out of the outer rocker. Bent up a patch panel. Fitting it now.7AB09ECE-D447-4F79-B472-1FF0D741332DA249C3F3-359B-441D-97A9-24F563457CF202BF4960-A5F3-4A7E-98DB-DF70716B8FFC

    We will build it if it comes.

    AvatarColeB
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    Ya pat! Nice work messing with ur thing! 😁

    AvatarVwfool
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    Nice work Pat. Thank you for kicking ass on it.

    AvatarAudrey Jones
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    AvatarAudrey Jones
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    AvatarPat K
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    This car was sold locally here in GJ at Jesse Boyce Motors back in the day. Cool!!!0911022C-C812-4955-BD10-8E1C3AB80189

     

    Finished the drivers side repairs.

    Had to add a nut to the patch panel for the lowest fender mount point. EB0B823E-DDF3-4FC6-A7F2-E6FF866385D4

    Burned in, welds dressed.F55B6B1B-94A0-4298-8A58-C6373A10119657440305-6FD9-4683-98A8-4682BC21B4068A06CAE4-337E-4DDB-9431-04A6B169EBC4

    Coat of spray bomb for protection.CB5F8BD2-7BAC-416B-A538-CC6E73B07B7EDACC865B-4C28-4B70-AD00-A5A25B841606C1A84907-BF1F-43FF-AAC4-3B6AAF1B1BEB

    Pass side looks to be about the same. Junk out.  Ready for patch panel fab.3AAB4A5C-5EC2-4F7B-842C-2F51033AAB2340ED6B57-43A9-4895-9FB3-03B7B6B820ED

    Few holes to attend to along the side of the pass front seat.
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    Batt tray area also needs love.5FACBE24-00E0-4F72-B853-E9124154423B

    We will build it if it comes.

    AvatarRustabus
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    👏 👏 👏

    AvatarVwfool
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    You are a machine. Thank you for squeezing this in amongst all the race car activities.

    AvatarPat K
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    Thanks for letting me play with your Thing Scott!!! 😜😜🤫🤫

    Pass inner repairs done. B2470910-D349-437C-A7F1-98F3972CA279623D6EAE-A0CB-46A6-AB0A-88B32F5AB43F4AF1149E-5DE3-422F-8071-71055242C8A6

    We will build it if it comes.

    AvatarPat K
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    Knocked up a patch panel for the pass side outer rear rocker.BD98E9AD-BC7C-48C5-B97C-7C91A6A221A6AD4576E6-17C3-4A23-A50C-21997174B5F6

    Abracadabra!39794F48-F72A-458F-9380-C4DD861147EE

    Patch panel and miscellaneous pinhole welding done on passenger rear pan area.

    Coat of seam sealer top and bottom to cover any misc pinholes or areas that I knew better than try and weld.92C536FC-33DA-4054-AC4D-A066D99CEE9CD00D21E1-6B92-464D-B78D-F85567F0A3803BA7B31B-6C5A-40B0-9CFE-C9E9646D6FC7C2842E22-A775-4088-A9FA-83B94DE96C1C

    I feel like there’s only one more area that needs attention, that’s the rear driver fender well/seat back/body tub area.

    I could easily put my finger through the worst spots.F9BCE8C3-53E9-4E82-8851-2349F76AEE2FA7CD6CEA-8EF7-43A7-8CF7-711C3741C164A447FAFD-F417-4AAE-A5D1-DBEFF4636F86

    We will build it if it comes.

    AvatarVwfool
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    Crap!  I didn’t know about that one. If you have time to knock it out go for it. Thank you for making this solid

    AvatarJohn Jones
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    Pat knocking out the last real bad spot!!!  Be done today and sitting outback waiting on you!!!

    Hey Scott… When you come… Can you get an extra day off work and stay a freaking night!!!  Well do Roosters and maybe play with your big bitch some…. 😎

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    AvatarPat K
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    Done! Ready for pick up. 9A0F6CBE-C9BE-45DD-B72F-E87D4050652D73E8C74F-001C-4F64-85F5-BF18A8F97EB0C26DFB8F-C1D5-4266-829B-471EAC6C602617AE215B-89EA-4108-B2EE-C7FB14DBF447D61682B2-E601-4664-8DAE-1A217E107B64F5FD9919-BA8D-45E9-9D91-155EA356F165

    We will build it if it comes.

    AvatarVwfool
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    Outstanding Pat. Thank you for taking some time to knock that out.

    Now get back on race car duty

    AndymAndym
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    This Thing is cool! Slammed on fuchs?

    AvatarCorporate
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    There’s something on the Thing! Badass sand scorcher!

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    I love going on adventures in our bus!!!

    AvatarRustabus
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    Crying blubbering whale tears!!!! Sooooo hope Scott backs out!!! I’ve got a motor already at the Shop!!!! 😀

    AvatarVwfool
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    It’s my daughter’s ride. So it will be left stock, nothing fancy, not lowered etc. Probably get a good cleaning, buffing, new top, engine rebuild etc as her funds can afford

    If it were for me, yes I would lower it with wheels.

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