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Old 30th October 2018, 21:51
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Hi managed to get quite a bit done this week some evenings and at the weekend so quite happy so far all most half the panels done, but still seams like a loot to do.20181027_170514 (1).jpg

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Old 30th October 2018, 21:56
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and also been looking at the front wheel arch/ running board and not sure about the head light pod looks a bit stuck on so might remove it and fit pod lights?20181028_130718 (1).jpg

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Old 31st October 2018, 15:51
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The headlights look low compared with the front of the bonnet so a big pair of chrome pod lights would look good.

Curves on that front section look as if they would be an utter pain to make, very well done.
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Old 31st October 2018, 21:05
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Thanks yes have been finding it quite hard to do some of the panels but learning all the way. Think I might scrap the wings and fit cycle wings and pod lights?20181028_130859 (1).jpg

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Old 31st October 2018, 21:09
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I like the full fenders. Would it be possible to cut the pods out and move them up, filling in the sheet metal as it goes?

Remarkable work!
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Old 31st October 2018, 21:25
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I prefer the original wings, gives it a more period look but with LARGE chrome pods, Bentley style.
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Old 31st October 2018, 21:37
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Thanks can not make up my mind could take pods right off, lifting them up they might look just stuck on like an oops I forgot the lights. Will have to think on it.
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Old 31st October 2018, 22:13
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You'll get it eventually. Great work so far.
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Old 4th November 2018, 20:36
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Took a step back to move forwards so to speak, removed the two nose panels I fitted last week had a bump on joint line which was bugging me. But have remade them and the other side as well so good progress and feel they look much better.20181104_151823 (1).jpg

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Old 4th November 2018, 20:38
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Nicely done!
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