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#16 AJRTDDI

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Posted 26 May 2014 - 07:14 PM

next todo. Grind and weld Inner seals and front member...

Then Rub down and prep the whole car.



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#17 jjp0121

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Posted 31 May 2014 - 12:37 PM

Very nice mate.. for colour why not go with panther black/aubergine the same as a mk6 rs2000. Just a suggestion can't wait to see the finished project mate

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Posted 31 May 2014 - 07:10 PM

s1 RS white i think im going todo.



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Posted 24 June 2014 - 02:57 PM

brought Focus Flywheel didnt fit :( wasted 30 Quid.

Still looking for good welder.



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Posted 11 July 2014 - 06:29 AM

How you getting on with the build?.....I'm at a stand still with mine, waiting to get it painted.

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Posted 02 August 2014 - 09:59 PM

It's abit slow found a lot of bodge work and was arrested and on bail. So yea a lot on my mind :(

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:10 PM

It will come together mate. :-)

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:34 PM

I have cut and welded new wheel arch to find out I need new inner panel around fuel filler and new Jacking mounts and sills.

One rust job turns into 3 :(



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Posted 03 August 2014 - 07:36 PM

I hope this don't get too above me.. losing my job and too much welding work means I may have to scrap it :(

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 08:38 PM

Hope not mate, always people needing a good welder

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Posted 03 August 2014 - 09:54 PM

It's hard to arc weld on my lowest amps (40) the escort cause it's like 1mm



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Posted 20 December 2014 - 08:53 PM

Hey guys some picture updates

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Posted 20 December 2014 - 08:56 PM

3 coats primer after rust treatment.

I have alittle welding todo then ill tidy up and seam seam. Sand reprime then base coat.

Iv decided on diamond white with blue pearl mirror effect

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Posted 20 December 2014 - 08:59 PM

Gotta remove all windows ect and get all my seals replaced with new ones.

Inner wings and wish bone mounts tobe primered next.

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Posted 20 December 2014 - 09:30 PM

Not bad at all! Which was the repaired wing?

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