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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyMon Apr 16, 2007 11:54 pm

Bus is looking good mate, a missus that can weld eh, all she needs to be able to do now is rebuild the motor and you have the perfect wife! lol!
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I love those masks, uber cool. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyTue Apr 17, 2007 7:15 pm

moup wrote:
Bus is looking good mate, a missus that can weld eh, all she needs to be able to do now is rebuild the motor and you have the perfect wife! lol!
she can bleed brakes and set valve clearances with only minimal supervision about as close to perfect as they come Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyTue Apr 17, 2007 7:22 pm

Wink spent a couple of hours over with JAX at my sisters got the rear corner welded in place aswell as the outersill just need grinding back and a skim of filler
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyWed Apr 18, 2007 8:42 pm

Getting there dude much left to do before you get back on the road Wink
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyWed Apr 18, 2007 9:00 pm

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Getting there dude much left to do before you get back on the road Wink

Wink not to much i am gonna do it in stages rear pasenger corner and battery tray plus filling and sanding on the welds plus align the doors properly then on the road for a few shows then passenger side rear arch and probably have to do the inner sill too wont be driving it to cruz to the prom this year tho
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyWed Apr 18, 2007 9:01 pm

Cool rolling restos are the way forward Wink
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyThu Apr 19, 2007 9:42 am

Yup, mine was a rolling resto, and its great for keeping the project on track, because you end up HAVING to finish something on it, where as if it was tucked away in a garage, it would never get done. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 21, 2007 7:29 pm

Laughing every thing went to plan to day got loads done welded in the new battery tray on the passenger side after cutting the old one out unlike the person who did it last time!! then welded in the new rear corner . ground down the welds on the drivers side primed it and gave them a quick skim of filler needs a rub down and then i can see where to go from there
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getting there has to be ready-ish for van west
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 21, 2007 7:44 pm

Looking good bud its going to be rock solid in no time Wink
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 21, 2007 10:30 pm

Nice one Rob Van-west you say it'll be a corker of a show this year afro afro
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 21, 2007 10:33 pm

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Nice one Rob Van-west you say it'll be a corker of a show this year afro afro
i hope so chris white has asked me to do a pinstriping panel jam in the main marquee and i am shiting it cos i have to get the van done and find time to practice my pinstriping aswell as continuing to drink too much lol!
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 7:24 pm

bounce getting there finished welding for now any way got the rear valence welded in and repaired the holes in the floor from drilling out the spot welds and sanded down the first skim of filler just need to fit the rear lights and re-skim the filler and build an interior before vanwest
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 9:44 pm

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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySat Apr 28, 2007 10:02 pm

Looking good dude Cool
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptyMon Apr 30, 2007 7:37 pm

Cool nearly there for now gonna get her back on the road for a few shows then start on the passenger side
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got some new floor tiles today so i should at least have one thing actually finished for vanwest
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySun May 06, 2007 8:10 pm

Cool wel i've got about as far on her before vanwest still got to do more filling and sanding tho i have to remove about half inch thick filler on the panel above the outer sill not even sure why it's even there seems straight from the inside probably find out when i remove it all tho
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySun May 06, 2007 9:04 pm

Nice one buddy, will have to bump in to each other at vanwest.. Smile
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySun May 06, 2007 9:08 pm

After all that work hes done i dont think he wants it bumped into lol!
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PostSubject: Re: my 72 bay 'JAX'   my 72 bay 'JAX' - Page 2 EmptySun May 06, 2007 9:15 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
After all that work hes done i dont think he wants it bumped into lol!
lol! lol!
i wil be easy to find chris one of the organisers has asked me to a pinstriping demo in the marquee affraid
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