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  • ColeB
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    Franz is a movie star ๐ŸŒŸ love how this one turned out ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ

    Franz
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    Iโ€™ve had this on the back of my bench for a few days. Tom gave a guy in Belgium $1000 for it. Converting to RHD. Luckily, tom had a portion of his original in addition to the complete unit from Belgium.

    Check out how small that passenger visor is. I replaced the plastic with a cut down WW unit.

    All the chrome and aluminum polished nicely.
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    Franz
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    I was just messing around yesterday,ย  things went smoothly, I was excited to finish this morning. Short visor (10 3/4″) riveted together with cut down plastic.

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    Check out the profile and screw depth difference on the lower edge. Base in the foreground look rookie-built.0A9EE0D8-5FD0-4F3B-AD35-F6FA173760B7

    To reverse the visor and mirror I had to drill/tap a 5mm for a set scew on the opposite side.

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    And a new set screw dimple in the chrome shaft for the mirror.

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    Jb
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    You da man Franz, nice work๐Ÿ‘

    unk
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    Thanks Franz. ย  Another month or two And I will get the vert outta storage and put some quality miles on this beautiful car. ย  Thanks again KCW.

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