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by markp
Fri Jun 28, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1960 RHD Double Cab
Replies: 29
Views: 5471

Re: 1960 RHD Double Cab

:cheers: :cheers: :bounce: :bounce: :cheers: :cheers: :bounce: :bounce: :cheers: :cheers: :bounce: :bounce:

nice bit of spot welding there !!!

you got some long arms to get right in the middle of the panel 8) 8)

We like that !!!!

fab progress ... keep going


Mark p
by markp
Fri Jun 28, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

hi all just a quick update Front wings are now all done .... nice thick metal to work with ... metal finished most dents and then a skim of filler for fine scratched .... had to bold them onto Bert as they just roll around when tried to do them off the car they are original wings and in great condit...
by markp
Fri Jun 28, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1956 Lhd 11 window aka Luigi
Replies: 4
Views: 665

Re: 1956 Lhd 11 window aka Luigi

eeeeeeeekkkkk

enjoy and above all have fun
by markp
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis " Full index on page 1 "
Replies: 4804
Views: 377929

Re: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis " Full index on page 1 "

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30K Hit away from 300,000 hits 8) 8) 8) 8) :D :D :D :D :D


Thats amazing .....So chuffed to see this thread is still helping people

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers:

Awesome club with awesome people


Mark p
by markp
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

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by markp
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

So managed to spend the day in the cave yesterday ..... Fathers day today so that will be all about ME and the family time :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: anyway a massive leap in the right direction yesterday :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Got the front finished and into etch prim...
by markp
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

Great update Mark - starting to look really good! Were you ever tempted to swap it from LHD to RHD? Deffo not bro already got a RHD VW ,,,,,lol I did have a think about it but thought against it .... Just a personal choice I know my mate Nigel is converting his to RHD who knows I might retired to f...
by markp
Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:21 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

so then it was HIGH BUILD primer time :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: now thats when you feel your getting somewhere after a few weeks of filler and prep work ...... but its all about the detail they say so thats why it takes the time it takes 61042705_10217664712642464_8534561773380960256_n.jpg 60760894...
by markp
Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Then it wes prep time 60825138_10217664706642314_5909574738132336640_n.jpg 61093844_10217664707202328_6126178790797213696_n.jpg 60624387_10217664711322431_2728791275191926784_n.jpg 60769945_10217664706882320_534718459074838528_n.jpg 60814164_1021766470896...
by markp
Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: trial fittted the rear end 60686343_10217647960543672_2933740478832574464_n.jpg then started to prep for primer ..... loads of fidderly filler work ..... sore fingers that week :roll: :roll: :roll: but first it...
by markp
Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

the new front end was going to need some love were in the past its have some poor wok done to it 59650160_10217544277711666_7411755656035696640_n.jpg 59839347_10217544277751667_1382997224706801664_n.jpg 59907321_10217544275551612_5140005276878897152_n.jpg 59404977_10217544275311606_62359332999072317...
by markp
Sun Jun 09, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

a little more work done

its nice to have propper metal to tap ....... thought its just see it I still have a skill of removing dents



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YEP !!!


Anyway back onto the vert

Mark p
by markp
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

So just thought I'll see how lazy I've been on updating this thread !!! OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOP's very lazy it would seam :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: All the repair work is very nearly finished on the shell and its in 70% of primer ...... I'm just working on the front end where I chopped of...
by markp
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 127
Views: 8945

Re: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert

Hi All Just a few more areas to weld left ...... A-post area and then its onto re-doing the front panel :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Then I'm onto the bolt on panels Both doors are already done and gone for high biuld primering as I dont want to do it at home as the floor pan will get covered...