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by BlastingDiePast
Fri Dec 07, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Burt 67 11 window
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Re: Burt 67 11 window

Stripped ready for blasting on Monday
by BlastingDiePast
Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Burt 67 11 window
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Re: Burt 67 11 window

Stripping the bus down.
by BlastingDiePast
Mon Dec 03, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: Burt 67 11 window
Replies: 3
Views: 167

Burt 67 11 window

Here is Burt a late lhd Splitscreen. We pulled this from its hiding place last weekend, it’s been sat for 8 years in a barn in the U.K. since being imported from California. Needs only the rear corners the battery tray, dent in the nose pulling and a few sections of cargo floor apart from that it is...
by BlastingDiePast
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12
Replies: 133
Views: 19711

Re: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12

Stripping down the ragtop and all other parts that require paint or powder coat!
by BlastingDiePast
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Advice needed - OG paint on underside
Replies: 4
Views: 220

Re: Advice needed - OG paint on underside

You need to remove the rust, that flaky rust will breed and get worse, if you start now you might save the panels but if you leave it that will pin hole etc if your putting a wax treatment in you need to get inside the panels as well by any means you can, if needed drill a hole then plug it with a r...
by BlastingDiePast
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: t25 doublecab
Replies: 5
Views: 297

Re: t25 doublecab

Very easy to do the conversion to Subaru with subarugears kit and it’s all bolt on.

Or you can go Audi TDI or v6-8 depending on budget but it all comes down to the gearbox really to take the BHP.
by BlastingDiePast
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12
Replies: 133
Views: 19711

Re: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12

Outside of the shell is now prepped and ready for paint.

Time to move onto the inside areas and start the dry build up.
by BlastingDiePast
Wed Nov 14, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12
Replies: 133
Views: 19711

Re: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12

So just boring blocking, primer blocking etc
by BlastingDiePast
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 11 window aka Pete
Replies: 26
Views: 2313

Re: 67 11 window aka Pete

Getting ready to install the headlining and window trim.

The bus is sat in the booth nice and warm to stretch the material.
by BlastingDiePast
Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 11 window aka Pete
Replies: 26
Views: 2313

Re: 67 11 window aka Pete

With the 23 in the booth drying out we had a time to start bolting on the doors etc
by BlastingDiePast
Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12
Replies: 133
Views: 19711

Re: 1963 RHD Samba - update 2/6/12

With Pete (67) painted it’s time for the Samba to get its turn in the booth.

A little bit of prep still to do on the inside, dry build up again for door gap checks then we can get started.

The chassis will be needing more work as a high gloss finish has been requested... should be fun.
by BlastingDiePast
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 11 window aka Pete
Replies: 26
Views: 2313

Re: 67 11 window aka Pete

Just before 5 months since its arrival the shell is painted.
by BlastingDiePast
Mon Oct 29, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 11 window aka Pete
Replies: 26
Views: 2313

Re: 67 11 window aka Pete

Painting...
by BlastingDiePast
Sun Oct 28, 2018 8:39 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: Blasting Die Past Restoration company Bristol
Replies: 263
Views: 27414

Re: Blasting Die Past Restoration company Bristol

67 in Titan red....
by BlastingDiePast
Thu Oct 25, 2018 5:50 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 11 window aka Pete
Replies: 26
Views: 2313

Re: 67 11 window aka Pete

Primer...

Blocking...

Ready for paint.