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bazr5gtt

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« Reply #30 on: 16:22, Wed 26 March 2008 »
finished all the welding today :D just got to seal all that seams now!! :roll:

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« Reply #31 on: 18:59, Wed 26 March 2008 »
Dedication is what you need if you wanna be a 5 restorer!   :wink:

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« Reply #32 on: 19:43, Wed 26 March 2008 »
truely amazing what your doing there grit and determination and thats gonna be a sought after 5 when your finished keep up the good work

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« Reply #33 on: 18:45, Thu 27 March 2008 »
thanks guys will keep you posted :D

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« Reply #34 on: 12:04, Fri 28 March 2008 »
Thats wat I was thinking, but still it'll be sweet wen its done. Plus I spose it ads more character, good work 8)
I got 5 on it..

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« Reply #35 on: 18:34, Fri 28 March 2008 »
cheers jk,i just couldnt part with it :lol:

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« Reply #36 on: 21:10, Tue 08 April 2008 »
you will have to post some piccys of your car mate

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« Reply #37 on: 11:54, Wed 09 April 2008 »
i'm well impressed with the effort you've put into this baby. most people would've cast it off a long time ago. i hope it comes out great for ya, it looks well on the way to being a good'n!!  :)

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« Reply #38 on: 22:31, Thu 10 April 2008 »
thanks mate im slowly gettin there :lol: as i keep tellin the missus rome wasnt built in a day :lol:

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« Reply #39 on: 11:16, Sat 26 April 2008 »
this was the final piece of welding on the osr inner wheel arch


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« Reply #40 on: 11:18, Sat 26 April 2008 »
now smoothing of the panels is under way



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« Reply #41 on: 11:20, Sat 26 April 2008 »
subframed removed ready fo stone chipping the front end



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« Reply #42 on: 19:26, Sat 26 April 2008 »
Impressive work baz...  lots of the hard work is done now...  (still looks a long way to go tho..  how long do u think its going to take to have it boosting down the road) I think this is going to be a really nice motor when u'r done.

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« Reply #43 on: 14:12, Mon 28 April 2008 »
thanks mate once all the filling has been done under the bonnet can be stone chipped and painted and then engine in and plumbed then its paint the shell and fit rollcage and interior,hopefully in the next month or so,depends on how long im away offshore,and two of my mates have just bought 5s so ive got my hands full mate :lol:

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« Reply #44 on: 14:33, Mon 28 April 2008 »
Quote from: "bazr5gtt"
thanks mate once all the filling has been done under the bonnet can be stone chipped and painted and then engine in and plumbed then its paint the shell and fit rollcage and interior,hopefully in the next month or so,depends on how long im away offshore,and two of my mates have just bought 5s so ive got my hands full mate :lol:


U should get bonus points for the speedy work...  :D  this would take anyone else a few years...not a few months! lol..  congrats on the work so far...  cant wait to see more updates soon!  8)