HomeHome  RegisterRegister  Log in  
Welcome to DBS...........Weston's VeeDub Club

Share
 

 1303 Project.

Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1, 2
AuthorMessage
Guest
Guest



1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 EmptySun Apr 06, 2008 10:26 am

Hi Dave , yes mate that would be brilliant.....My main prob is to do with how my welding looks . Could this be due to welding outside (gas blowing away) or what .I want to end up with pro lookin welds that need nxt to no grinding . Any good advice appreciated . I am looking at the 1303 as a practice run , before I get my dream motor (early bug) , so If i can improve my work so much the better before I ruin something really old and rare.
Back to top Go down
Impy Mcdub
DBS Old Timer
DBS Old Timer
Impy Mcdub

Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 48
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 EmptyWed Apr 23, 2008 5:17 pm

went up to see how this was goin' earlier (thanks for the cuppa Wink )

Big up to ya Zal.........keep pluggin away mate & it'l be done in no time
Back to top Go down
nomates
DBS Top Tater
DBS Top Tater
nomates

Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 46
Location : weston-s-mare
My Ride(s) : 1967 fridolin and 1966 (award winning-and yea i am being gay) ghia and 1960 bubble car
Registration date : 2006-11-19

1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 EmptyWed Apr 23, 2008 8:22 pm

newtboy wrote:
Hi Dave , yes mate that would be brilliant.....My main prob is to do with how my welding looks . Could this be due to welding outside (gas blowing away) or what .I want to end up with pro lookin welds that need nxt to no grinding . Any good advice appreciated . I am looking at the 1303 as a practice run , before I get my dream motor (early bug) , so If i can improve my work so much the better before I ruin something really old and rare.



welding outside doesn't help ......however it also depends on your welder alot ........and also using the best type of gas (argon/co2 mix) helps a lot

but i'm sure dirty dave will also tell you experiance is the key dude the more you do the better you will get .........don't be too concerned as you have my uttmost respect .....because you are welding ...simple as ....what you are NOT doing is filling it full of filler (over rust) .....you get my respect any day .......because your doing it properly ,Well done Dude
Back to top Go down
itsabuglife
DBS Old Timer
DBS Old Timer
itsabuglife

Male Number of posts : 2276
Age : 32
Location : Back in sunny Highbridge
My Ride(s) : 1971 bug, 73 baywindow, hymer motor home, 1984 mk1 golf git cabby, 1997 t4
Registration date : 2007-01-14

1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 EmptyWed Apr 23, 2008 9:39 pm

doing a good job there dude keep up the good work Very Happy
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 EmptyThu Apr 24, 2008 11:01 pm

Wow, there nice one guys for all the positive comments , just as i was starting to feel like I would never get to the end of this bug ........................................ I can see the end in site!!! ( of the welding anways!!) Will post some pics of the last few weeks and bring this page up to date tommorrow.
Back to top Go down
Guest
Guest



1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 EmptyFri May 16, 2008 10:06 pm

Sorry its been so long , been a busy boy! Hope all are well in the land of dbs..... 1303 is nearly finished now , heres some pics ...Enjoy.


1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5812


1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5811


1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5813



And some from inside


1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5814



1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5815


1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5816


1303 Project. - Page 2 100_5817
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: 1303 Project.   1303 Project. - Page 2 Empty

Back to top Go down
 
1303 Project.
Back to top 
Page 2 of 2Go to page : Previous  1, 2
 Similar topics
-
» Project Peenemünde!
» Project 45 For Sale
» Cheap go kart project
» Another project to add to the list.
» weekend project

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
 :: VW stories :: Restorations-
Jump to: