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big dave
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big dave

Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySat Sep 05, 2009 7:33 pm

Yeah chuffed to bits, and he made it look easy (ish) Smile
Its great cause that was the bit that was a pain in the arse!! pale

Gonna crack on again tomorrow now can see light at the end of the tunnel again Very Happy Very Happy
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nomates
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nomates

Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
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

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySat Sep 05, 2009 7:38 pm

cool .......crack on dude Cool
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ARCANE
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ARCANE

Male Number of posts : 4582
Age : 46
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 411 Variant.
Registration date : 2009-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySat Sep 05, 2009 8:01 pm

fair play to ya tha brothers making it look easy again! Twisted Evil
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Gungemyster
a.k.a. Clunge, The Club Deviant
a.k.a. Clunge, The Club Deviant
Gungemyster

Male Number of posts : 12659
Age : 48
Location : Weston-super-mud
My Ride(s) : 1975 south african imported beetle two tone grey, 1997 Red T4 shag palace
Registration date : 2008-03-28

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySat Sep 05, 2009 8:06 pm

Nice work, looking good, keep on it Dave
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Mr Scoops
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Mr Scoops

Male Number of posts : 38009
Age : 46
Location : Weston super Dooper
My Ride(s) : 1991 Vanagon GL Westfalia 2.1: 2011 A3 S-Line
Registration date : 2006-08-19

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 8:44 pm

Getting closer Dave

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big dave
DBS Old Timer
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big dave

Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 8:46 pm

After a bit of thinking decided that the fuel filler flap just didn't look right with the rest of the car smoothed out Smile , so cracked out the grinder and cut out the wing recess

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All welded up

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Ground it back and gave it a skim of filler,

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its not perfect as gotta sort the front quarter yet but I recon it looks a shit load better Cool

Just leaves me with the slight headache with sorting the tank out Rolling Eyes its either use early tank and convert it for late sender unit or modify the filler neck on a late tank Suspect
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nomates
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Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
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

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 9:06 pm

early tanks rock .....if you get stuck .....just weld the early style neck on to the later tank Very Happy .......funk me I ROCK
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type25 dan
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type25 dan

Male Number of posts : 1245
Age : 37
Location : highbridge
My Ride(s) : passat 2.0 sport, mrs t25 dan and a TRANSIT work van
Registration date : 2007-09-01

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 9:06 pm

go for an early tank , people look at you like your a wierdo lifting the bonnet to put fuel in, lol
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ARCANE
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ARCANE

Male Number of posts : 4582
Age : 46
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 411 Variant.
Registration date : 2009-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 9:10 pm

nomates wrote:
early tanks rock .....if you get stuck .....just weld the early style neck on to the later tank Very Happy .......funk me I ROCK


what he said^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^cool as foook Twisted Evil
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nomates
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nomates

Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
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

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 9:12 pm

type25 dan wrote:
go for an early tank , people look at you like your a wierdo lifting the bonnet to put fuel in, lol


people think he's a wierdo without the bonnet up lol!
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type25 dan
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type25 dan

Male Number of posts : 1245
Age : 37
Location : highbridge
My Ride(s) : passat 2.0 sport, mrs t25 dan and a TRANSIT work van
Registration date : 2007-09-01

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 9:21 pm

lol! lol! lol!
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nomates
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Male Number of posts : 18609
Age : 47
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

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 9:22 pm

did I say that out loud ?.. Shocked
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WizBizMartin
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Male Number of posts : 2531
Age : 29
Location : W-S-M
My Ride(s) : 85 Mexican Beetle, 20v T Beetle, Honda Xr125
Registration date : 2008-11-27

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:09 pm

cant wait to this painted and rolling , >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> must be getting close to painting, ?
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big dave
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big dave

Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:18 pm

nomates wrote:
type25 dan wrote:
go for an early tank , people look at you like your a wierdo lifting the bonnet to put fuel in, lol


people think he's a wierdo without the bonnet up lol!

Shocked Yeah guess your right,geek but it's good to be different Razz Razz
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ARCANE
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ARCANE

Male Number of posts : 4582
Age : 46
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 411 Variant.
Registration date : 2009-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:19 pm

big dave wrote:
nomates wrote:
type25 dan wrote:
go for an early tank , people look at you like your a wierdo lifting the bonnet to put fuel in, lol


people think he's a wierdo without the bonnet up lol!

Shocked Yeah guess your right,geek but it's good to be different Razz Razz


fucking A....god bless tha freaks Twisted Evil
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big dave
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big dave

Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:23 pm

WizBizMartin wrote:
cant wait to this painted and rolling , >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> must be getting close to painting, ?

She's still a fair way off yet, got to crack on with it!!
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big dave
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big dave

Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:25 pm

ARCANE wrote:
big dave wrote:
nomates wrote:
type25 dan wrote:
go for an early tank , people look at you like your a wierdo lifting the bonnet to put fuel in, lol


people think he's a wierdo without the bonnet up lol!

Shocked Yeah guess your right,geek but it's good to be different Razz Razz


fucking A....bod bless tha freaks Twisted Evil

Is this where Scoops dabs polish on your forehead and welcomes you to the DBS cult??? Razz Razz Razz
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ARCANE
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ARCANE

Male Number of posts : 4582
Age : 46
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : 411 Variant.
Registration date : 2009-01-27

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:27 pm

Razz Razz snigger snigger Razz Razz
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type25 dan
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type25 dan

Male Number of posts : 1245
Age : 37
Location : highbridge
My Ride(s) : passat 2.0 sport, mrs t25 dan and a TRANSIT work van
Registration date : 2007-09-01

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptySun Sep 06, 2009 10:29 pm

big dave wrote:
nomates wrote:
type25 dan wrote:
go for an early tank , people look at you like your a wierdo lifting the bonnet to put fuel in, lol


people think he's a wierdo without the bonnet up lol!

Shocked Yeah guess your right,geek but it's good to be different Razz Razz

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Big_Al
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Male Number of posts : 3614
Age : 47
Location : Under The Thumb.
My Ride(s) : 1970 looker, 2009 T5 'The Night Fury!', 2006 Challenger 3 tank (wife's)!
Registration date : 2008-02-05

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptyMon Sep 07, 2009 7:20 pm

On the subject of tailights, what bumpers are you running, if you have europas, use tombstones, but if not, what about grafting in a pair of early bay/late split flush oval lights, look cool as on custom bugs. Very Happy
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big dave
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Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptyMon Sep 07, 2009 7:22 pm

Big_Al wrote:
On the subject of tailights, what bumpers are you running, if you have europas, use tombstones, but if not, what about grafting in a pair of early bay/late split flush oval lights, look cool as on custom bugs. Very Happy

Not gonna run any bumpers mate!
Very Happy
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Big_Al
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Male Number of posts : 3614
Age : 47
Location : Under The Thumb.
My Ride(s) : 1970 looker, 2009 T5 'The Night Fury!', 2006 Challenger 3 tank (wife's)!
Registration date : 2008-02-05

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptyMon Sep 07, 2009 7:39 pm

Go for it, type 2 tailights rock, fit flush, look smoooooooooth!
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big dave
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Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptyMon Oct 12, 2009 8:24 pm

Been doing a few bits on theold girl so thought I beter update this!

Had a problem with the fit of the O/S/F quarter that had been fitted by a previous owner, the panel was porly fitted and didn't line up with the bonnet or the scuttle panel and there was massive blobs of weld down the gutter section..

Massive thanks have to go to Anton again for getting the front quarter to line up properly Very Happy Very Happy and tacking it into place.

Front quarter welded in and the gutter section sorted

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Bonnet fits properly now

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Front quarter filled

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Noticed that the service panel for the steering box had never been cut out when the front end was fitted Rolling Eyes

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Measured up the panel on the 67 and took a template, marked it up and cut it out, needs a little tidying up but it does what it spose to Wink

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big dave
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Male Number of posts : 1744
Age : 42
Location : W-s-M
My Ride(s) : 72 type 1 for sale, 67 Ragtop,
Registration date : 2009-03-09

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptyThu Oct 29, 2009 8:18 pm

Well the old girl saw daylight today for the first time in a few months

Got all the filler work finished and the body is ready for primer Very Happy

So pushed her outside so I could get the workshop cleared up!

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Hope to get the shell in primer in the next day or so Wink then i can get on with the bolt on panels
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Dylan
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Female Number of posts : 1326
Age : 34
Location : Burnham-On-Sea
My Ride(s) : wormy 72 bug, Golf mk2
Registration date : 2007-01-29

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PostSubject: Re: Project No Money   Project No Money - Page 6 EmptyThu Oct 29, 2009 8:26 pm

its looking alot like mine but mine has a bit of paint on lol
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