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Old 7th April 2017, 17:03
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NICE TO SEE SOME PROGRESS ...The car has some potential ..there are aspects of it I really like and aspects that I'm not so keen on , but generally , its good to see another variation on the S*mmio theme ...

round wheel arches ....snigger , chortle ... MG did get it just right on their MGA's didn't they ? chuckle , lol etc.

I think getting a body to Stoneleigh that would be worthy of representing your kit is going to be nigh on impossible .....but Chris and Dan can pull it off if anyone can ...

We are planning on taking customer car number 1 to Castle Combe , so it will be interesting to see the two cars in close proximity ...
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We are planning on taking customer car number 1 to Castle Combe , so it will be interesting to see the two cars in close proximity ...
Would make a good photo opportunity
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Progressing nicely
Body looks complete.



The bonnet had to be re-worked after I removed the scoop





If all goes to plan we'll collect the first body next week so it will soon be time to dig out the donor (that's been parked in the yard for over a year) and start the first conversion.
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liking it so far.
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Had to check the donor was still there



Should have it uncovered by next week
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Had an early start this morning for a trip to Poole to collect a few bits-and-pieces from Chris and Dan at TRIBUTE AUTOMOTIVE.



The main item being the first SAMMIO ALPHA body









All looking good

The original buck is now surplus to requirement and although it has taken a beating during the moulding process but is still salvageable so will be for sale if anyone is interested.



The original car and the new ALPHA body can be viewed at Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 2PN, we are 10 min from J16, M4. Just down the road from the McArthur Glen Outlet Village.
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Lucky for me you are not nextdoor to me,I would be seduced to buy the original car
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That looks really nice and clean - good luck with the new project. Great shape
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The original buck is now surplus to requirement and although it has taken a beating during the moulding process but is still salvageable so will be for sale if anyone is interested.

New bodies look interesting ....... my buck for the F*rm*sa is in a landfill site somewhere local .......free to anyone who can find it !!!
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