Matt's restro

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Postby Mattbob53 » Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:11 pm

I took them apart and completely refurbished them, everything was sandblasted, Powder Coated. numbers where permit stickers and cut new glass


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Postby Mattbob53 » Fri May 24, 2019 9:58 pm

Little progress but it’s moving. Faster log is also well under way
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Postby MadTripper » Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:27 pm

Great work and I enjoyed catching up. Perhaps I missed it but whats the deal with the tent?

Keep it up!

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Postby Mattbob53 » Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:36 pm

Little progress but it’s moving. Faster log is also well under way
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Ha the tent is my sanding tent.. I use a old CPaP machine as a respirator and sat in there to sand blast the big parts... keeps the mess to a min.. and my wife from killing me


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Postby Mattbob53 » Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:28 pm

Moving slow due to life, and lost site of driving a patrol until now, i sat the dash up on the frame..ImageImage.

It’s nice being done with demo just need to remember how it all goes back together 8)

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Postby RiverPatrol » Sun Jan 12, 2020 12:40 pm

It's the desire to drive it that is always good incentive to finish it. ;)
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Postby pdub » Thu Jan 16, 2020 1:47 pm

Looking good. Nice work !!
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Postby Mattbob53 » Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:22 pm

Little more work done. Brakes are next

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Postby L60Boerne » Wed Apr 15, 2020 6:38 pm

Very nice work for sure.
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Postby Esteban » Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:15 pm

I just looked at your pictures. Outstanding work!!! Congratulations. :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Postby zed » Wed Apr 15, 2020 10:06 pm

Beautiful.
Do listing all of the aerosol paint products used during the restoration?
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Postby moore_rb » Thu Apr 16, 2020 9:45 am

It's coming along great, Matt !

Hope you and your family are doing well during covid-crazytimes...
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Postby Daner » Thu Apr 16, 2020 10:19 am

Really nice work, very meticulous!
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