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purple73
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 6:55 pm

this is her photoshopped and this is kind of what Gem wants it to look like
Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Gorgrousbeetle
As you can see from the picks below alot of welding is needed!
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Work will hopefully start in a couple weeks, carl has kindly offered to point us in the right direction as Sam has never worked on beetles before!
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 7:02 pm

cant wait looks abit worse for wear but its only panels and welding Razz
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 7:02 pm

Crusty Shocked

I would trust Carl cos he'll use No more nails lol! lol! Sorry bud afro
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 7:23 pm

We got caught out. I bought her at bristol volksfest last year. Told there was a small hole in the battery tray when we brought her back and sam stripped her down we realised there was alto more work!!

Been too busy to do anything lately with big changes happening eg moving house but now we have settled we are ready to start on the cars!

Which is one reason we are having a shed clear out which you may see on other forums cus we are gonna pull the shed down.

If you know anyone who needs mk2 jetta or golf parts let us know what they need we may have it!
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 7:31 pm

Ive been looking and looking at the pics and its def going to have to be braced the shell that is as it needs new channels, going to have to see in the flesh is it in its new home or are they pics the old house
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 8:33 pm

Good luck with the resto, I reckon you need to drop a nice Type 4 based lump in there, Porka fan and rims and a healthy dose of carbon!!!
Hubba hubba!!

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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 07, 2007 8:40 pm

not the worst i have seen but its body off time i think Very Happy

scoops i agree lots of carbon and porsche cup 17s on there would look mental afro
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 08, 2007 2:44 am

Bugger me backwards!! This bug is is need or some serious metalwork Exclamation
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 08, 2007 8:03 am

Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc 100_0783

Out of interest, did you put that scratch around this hole? If not that was done be an MOT tester, which means they would have known how rotten the car was...... No

I get hacked off with people like that!!

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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 08, 2007 5:38 pm

lol! no i (sam) did that so i woudnt forget that it was there Rolling Eyes but the owners be4 could have told bout most of it but ahwell gives us summit to do

if anyone has a spare chassis or shell we would be most greatful lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 08, 2007 5:57 pm

http://reservoirdubs.proboards20.com/index.cgi?board=sale&action=display&thread=1167824364


very cheap if interested and all the paint will prob come of with panel wipe
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 08, 2007 6:16 pm

dubberatlast wrote:
http://reservoirdubs.proboards20.com/index.cgi?board=sale&action=display&thread=1167824364


very cheap if interested and all the paint will prob come of with panel wipe

We actually looked at that post the other day!

We were very tempted - saw the word heater channels gone though!

But Sam likes the paint work! lol!

He would buy it but no where to put it at the mo!
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 08, 2007 6:20 pm

moup wrote:
Bugger me backwards!! Exclamation

Another Harvey "camp classic" ! lol!
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyWed Jan 10, 2007 1:48 pm

Wow, love the shopped pic, should look dead cool.... I know of some rust free front wings and bonnet for a 1303 if you need?
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyWed Jan 10, 2007 6:48 pm

Front wings are fine its back ones i need?

How much for the bonnet?
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 15, 2007 5:48 pm

WORK STARTS ON SATURDAY: we are getting the metal to brace gems bug sat morning so maybe there will be sum progress lol!
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 15, 2007 6:35 pm

Cool if you need me give me a shout Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc F
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptyMon Jan 15, 2007 8:11 pm

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most appriciated dude
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySat Jan 20, 2007 4:42 pm

Weve just been and got some heater channels for ellenor 50quid bargain i thought lol!

ive braceed the shell ready for removal it has begun Twisted Evil
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySat Jan 20, 2007 6:08 pm

Mate we all love pics on here so get them on lol!


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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySat Jan 20, 2007 7:28 pm

doin it 2moz mate
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySat Jan 20, 2007 7:47 pm

cool Cool
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySat Jan 20, 2007 11:23 pm

Yeah without pictures we can't see where all the bodges are and how rotten it is!! lol!
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Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc Empty
PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 21, 2007 5:35 pm

dont need to use ellenor motor no more he he Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc   Ellenor 1973 1303s Beetle 1600cc EmptySun Jan 21, 2007 9:06 pm

he we go some more pics lol!

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all braced and ready for body of

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