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Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 1:58 am

dude you are nuts!!! lol!
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leahcar52
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Female Number of posts : 353
Age : 34
Location : Worle
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 4:02 am

nomates wrote:
Well done..... Shocked ..........good job it didn't rain on the way home.....THE brolly would have to come out.....eh rach!! lol!

The brolly rocks and you know it!!!

Dirty Dave wrote:

Back to work today to try and graft the roof on, on my own! My little helper had to work! No

Yea, its alright for some, playing with bits of metal. I've done 15 hours with a wedding full of rugby players from bridgewater, who threw pate at the walls, a bowl of branston pickle at the door, and the bride wandered around with her nipples showing. Rolling Eyes

Car looks good thou love, and the driveway is nice and roomy now!!! Twisted Evil
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thecrewkid
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Age : 40
Location : Bridgwater
My Ride(s) : '04 LWB T5.. Restored escort RS turbo estate.
Registration date : 2006-08-30

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 7:31 am

Dave you are a crazy mother humper Laughing Good work keep it up afro
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spennyp
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 11:09 am

afro
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Impy Mcdub
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Impy Mcdub

Male Number of posts : 4983
Age : 49
Location : oh my Godney
My Ride(s) : mk2 goof big bumper gti 8v....slammed n rough
Registration date : 2006-08-20

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 11:56 am

Dave, that is comin along so well mate!

Its gonna be rippin dude! The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 Hangloos
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Dirty Dave
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Dirty Dave

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 5:19 pm

Cheers guys!


Drivin this thing round as it is, is so much fun! Everyone turns and looks at it! Very Happy If I didn't pick up the cherry candy today, I'd leave it as a rat! It's just so much fun!!!!! afro


...The cherry looks awesome, cant wait to use it!



Did a bit more filling in holes today. There's alot more work in it than I thought! I just hope it don't rain before I can get round to glass! Laughing


How it looks now....
The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 Roofchop088
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Impy Mcdub
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Impy Mcdub

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

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 5:29 pm

that looks killer!! affraid

Reckon you should paint a maltese cross on the roof (was just lookin at the weld lines & thats the thought that pop'd into me head!)

Summer in that will be awesome Wink
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 5:44 pm

like it man, the chop complemts the car!! afro
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lowriderbug
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Location : the big Y
My Ride(s) : various projects in various states of completion.
Registration date : 2006-09-09

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 6:48 pm

how much you taken out dude looking good Cool
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Dirty Dave
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 8:06 pm

lowriderbug wrote:
how much you taken out dude looking good Cool
3 inches dude. Any more and the seats'll need choppin! There's just enough head room! afro
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 8:21 pm

Dirty Dave wrote:
Cheers guys!


Drivin this thing round as it is, is so much fun! Everyone turns and looks at it! Very Happy If I didn't pick up the cherry candy today, I'd leave it as a rat! It's just so much fun!!!!! afro


...The cherry looks awesome, cant wait to use it!



Did a bit more filling in holes today. There's alot more work in it than I thought! I just hope it don't rain before I can get round to glass! Laughing


How it looks now....
The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 Roofchop088
Dave thats looks spot on dude.....the candy cherry chop Very Happy how the ankle by the way ??
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Mr Scoops
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Mr Scoops

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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: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 8:30 pm

I am sure I have already said this, but just in case I haven't or you have forgotten;-

YOU ARE MENTAL

lol! lol!

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Dirty Dave
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 8:41 pm

It aint too bad now thanks Spence. I'm still limping arround, but wasn't gonna let it slow me down! Laughing


Scoops, at one point I would have agreed with you.... But it's just sooooooooooooo much fun driving it around as it is! It's f*ckin awesome!!! afro
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 9:48 pm

Looks the bollox mate, nomates told me you need 4 donor roofs to do a roof chop, and you have just done it with one, top work my man! afro
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Male Number of posts : 1033
Age : 35
Location : Clevedon
My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 9:51 pm

4!!! two would do it.

or yes if you are dave then just one
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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: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 9:59 pm

I think I said two or three......moups alway's exhagerates ,exagerates ex.....makes it sound worse than it really is!!!!!..........
...anyhow ,you really do rock and you are an inspiration to everyone dude!! afro
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Male Number of posts : 1033
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My Ride(s) : '73 subaru powered Type 2 and a '75 beetle hot rod
Registration date : 2006-12-19

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 10:09 pm

dyslexia rule hey nomates punk
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 10:12 pm

Dirty Dave wrote:
It aint too bad now thanks Spence. I'm still limping arround, but wasn't gonna let it slow me down! Laughing


Scoops, at one point I would have agreed with you.... But it's just sooooooooooooo much fun driving it around as it is! It's f*ckin awesome!!! afro
dude i did'nt realise you were going to be on your tod on sat working on the bug i would have come lend a hand if you asked....mind you with me chatting all day i doubt you would have even got the car in the workshop lol!
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 10:25 pm

that is sh*t hot dude spot on afro Cool
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Dirty Dave
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptySun Mar 25, 2007 10:59 pm

2 or more roofs would have made it much easier!!!
... I just like a challange! Wink
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptyMon Mar 26, 2007 6:41 pm

Good work man, looks awesome...
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Mr Scoops
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptyMon Mar 26, 2007 9:41 pm

Any more updates for us then Dave??

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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptyMon Mar 26, 2007 9:58 pm

Yeah Dave, are going to have the glass done before wednesday as it is supposed to piss down!!! No
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Dirty Dave
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptyMon Mar 26, 2007 9:59 pm

Here you go:
(Not really an update,this was in morrisons car park sunday morning)
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Tonight I've been working on the front pillars. Got em fully welded and cleaned up. Ready to take a template for the screen!

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Also cleaned up the welds on the roof and threw on some etch primer!

The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 66resto005


I think Rach wants me to cut and fit the screen tomorrow! She got a taxi to work and forgot to take her hat, scarf gloves etc. She got a little cold when I picked her up! Laughing
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Dirty Dave
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PostSubject: Re: The 66 Chop Top!!!   The 66 Chop Top!!! - Page 6 EmptyMon Mar 26, 2007 10:00 pm

moup wrote:
Yeah Dave, are going to have the glass done before wednesday as it is supposed to piss down!!! No
That's not good news! Evil or Very Mad Looks like I will be cutting glass tomorrow! Laughing
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