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dubberatlast
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyTue Mar 27, 2012 4:41 pm

Done both bottom hinge panels, also replaced some of the passenger pillar.

Not the best welding in the world, couldnt get the welder right for shit, its solid and there not moving, got to buy some flap discs now and grind the shit out of it.

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Gungemyster
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyTue Mar 27, 2012 11:17 pm

Your going to be a busy boy with this bug mate!
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyTue Mar 27, 2012 11:20 pm

Gungemyster wrote:
Your going to be a busy boy with this bug mate!

what makes you say that lol! you know something i dont Very Happy
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Road Rage
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyWed Mar 28, 2012 1:56 pm

found who did your welding
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lol!

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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyWed Mar 28, 2012 9:28 pm

lol .....good job carl ......its strongly welded ,will last for ages ....nice one dude
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyWed Mar 28, 2012 9:34 pm

if only I could weld! well done...lots of time with the grinder perhaps but new metal all welded into place for sure! well done fella Wink
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyWed Mar 28, 2012 9:42 pm

What's your overall plans for it?

Good work so far by the way.

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Gungemyster
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyWed Mar 28, 2012 10:13 pm

I forgot to say that earlier. Well done Carl.
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyWed Mar 28, 2012 10:31 pm

Cheers guys, overall im not sure, i was thinking of a bumblebee (transformers) replica due to being yellow.

I also like this look

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but with europas ?
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Mr Scoops
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyThu Mar 29, 2012 8:14 am

I like that.....

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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyThu Mar 29, 2012 10:26 pm

Mr Scoops wrote:
I like that.....

My only prob is the white walls, im not keen on lack of safty, might just paint the side walls or do the wheels old english white
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun Apr 01, 2012 7:34 pm

looking good dude keep it up
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySat May 12, 2012 5:57 pm

About 50/50 happy with my progress today, Flap disc down the welds on the door hinge posts and filled and primed today

Drivers side very happy

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spot whas wrong Sad
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySat May 12, 2012 6:46 pm

you forgot to fit the plate with the threaded holes in behind?
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySat May 12, 2012 10:42 pm

nomates wrote:
you forgot to fit the plate with the threaded holes in behind?

No thank god, the line isnt straight lol, the door fits fine and all lines up but the panel isnt straight,
Not sure if to cut it and make straight or leave as its never gonna win shows just be a usable bug Wink
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 8:18 am

Fair shout dude looking good I keep meaning to update gems lol wat wire u using .6/8
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 11:45 am

6 mate all I've ever used, was really hard to get motivated on dizzy though lol
How's gems getting on ?
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 3:01 pm

if the door shuts ok ....then I shouldn't worry too much about it
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 3:58 pm

nomates wrote:
if the door shuts ok ....then I shouldn't worry too much about it

Very Happy my thinking exactly afro
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 9:02 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
6 mate all I've ever used, was really hard to get motivated on dizzy though lol
How's gems getting on ?

Slow at the minute I need to get sum .6 wire to carry on lol
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 9:55 pm

lol its only like £3/4 in molevalley
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptySun May 13, 2012 10:31 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
lol its only like £3/4 in molevalley
75p ??

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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyMon May 14, 2012 7:16 am

Road Rage wrote:
dubberatlast wrote:
lol its only like £3/4 in molevalley
75p ??

Funny ficker!! Lol

Looking good Carl, as long as the door shuts what's the difference, move on and get it on the road, turn the quarters around and get the wind blowing in your face.

Nothing like it with the sound of an aircooled pushing you along Wink
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyMon May 14, 2012 12:12 pm

Looking good carl, just make sure the door seal fits otherwise you might get water leaks.
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Gungemyster
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PostSubject: Re: Dizzy dubbers back   Dizzy dubbers back - Page 3 EmptyMon May 14, 2012 1:09 pm

Good work my sloth friend. Keep up the good work and it will soon be on the road to play with.
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