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  • Pat K
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    We’ need to get some parts ordered for this one, assembly is next.

    Managed to get the fenders masked and undercoated on Friday.E1BA8756-72A6-4F10-815D-64ADDE26AFE832B13ADB-255A-4B40-8513-ED2B65D1EACBC41EBEAD-3547-44F6-90D8-AEBBE3644A84

    We will build it if it comes.

    John Jones
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    Zenith Blue…  out getting some sun… 😎  Progress to resume tomorrow I think…. 😎 ZOOM ZOOM…

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    Pat K
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    Riley pulled the front beam yesterday and started scraping it clean. E498C7B6-450F-4755-AC58-FAA6AAE821FD

    I tore it down finished cleaning it up today.  5D09085D-1560-4036-A65D-F025026CB60B

    Found a few rust holes to address. 2CC305EB-03EA-4820-87D1-834D81A6D6D8631EF5E9-8E30-47A9-A356-B4971C0346E63983614E-5261-4298-A253-6B7ADA8649A5

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    We will build it if it comes.

    John Jones
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    Gonna knock this one out like easy peasy…  😎 😎  😎

    This guy is a foot doctor… and hooked me up with some orthopedic boots that have made a big difference in my walking.. 😎 😎 😎

    Riley K
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    Got the dash screwed in and most of the way assembled. Began assembling the door mechanisms as well.
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    John Jones
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    woop woop.. clean shop progress daily!!!

    Headliner going in!!!

    John Jones
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    I think this headliner is done and Pats onto another one… 😎

    Pat K
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    Started working on headliner install Tuesday afternoon.

    Cleaned it up. AC33E0C8-D373-43AC-BA84-FB1878999A58

    Fresh padding kit went in. 448F1BFF-262B-4690-B44C-BB05A002C272

    Worked on it all of Wednesday and finished up yesterday afternoon. CBCC21B1-3FE2-4BE8-8A24-9E60CD565B8A39FF2D9C-8CEE-403F-9207-F9DDD6119BFEB7B8C8DE-DC7F-4720-8EDC-8CC65BCBD2085984E39E-3F46-4B97-9050-4B0733C30CE187722CD3-2E74-47CE-A885-E5C1E2559974

    We will build it if it comes.

    Franz
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    Tig’ing up the beam adjusters this evening. Prepping for a paint session.

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    Franz
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    Stayed late and painted last night.

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    Franz
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    1776cc engine arrived back from Painter’s Grinding today, along with the original 68 4.12 transaxle.

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    Stainless v band A1 performance sidewinder to go on.

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    ColeB
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    Going to rip! Some nice bits 👍🏼

    Pat K
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    Riley is working on door window rebuilds for this one today. 968B7C05-4E0A-4E8D-AF53-1E67A02DE598396519CE-BEC4-4022-A7BE-C92C6139263A

    I cleaned all the bits and started on trans assy yesterday afternoon. Fresh brake parts throughout for this one. E2AA57AE-D91A-4998-88E0-EA0FEC285439

    We will build it if it comes.

    Riley K
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    Got the passenger side window put together then put on door handles. Reinstalled the wiper mech and replaced the hood and deck lid seals.

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    John Jones
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    Getting there little by little….

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