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by markp
Fri Aug 23, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

andyscaddy wrote:
Tue Aug 20, 2019 3:26 pm
Hi mark, between the high build and final paint, what grade did you rub gerry down with? When I did mine i used 600grit on the high build before top coat but it took forever and was prob a bit ott.

Hi Buddy

400 grit mate

that's the final primer rub down grit

Cheers

mark p
by markp
Tue Aug 20, 2019 4:59 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

:roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: :roll: relentless sometimes i really hate this stage of the resto 6 hours work and not a lot to show for it GGGGGRRRRRRRRRR half the bonnet sanded ( only two dents found ) :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: ) 68546966_2396837263738532_5115108055838621696_n....
by markp
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:54 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

test fit the wood for the hood before fitting it for good .... going to paint under the wood before fitting it and then fit wood for good before painting the vert as dont want to chip anything as its a little but of a bugger to fit 67314716_10218115993844212_3731154749936893952_n-1.jpg :cheers: :che...
by markp
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

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by markp
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

vert update time :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Got a fair bit to bring you all upto date with the verts progress Not been out there much do to commitments and Arthur arriving ... but now his 100% settled in I'll start to creap out there more and I want to get the vert painted asap .... got bor...
by markp
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

Meet Arthur


He keep my family on there toes for sure lol


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Mark p
by markp
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:05 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis " Full index on page 1 "
Replies: 4820
Views: 441530

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

So with a very heavy hart I inform you all that we had to say good buy to Jack ( aka Chan ) ... jackie chan !! We all held him tight as he passed away and took him home where we layed him to rest for an hour in his fav bed while I did one of the hardest jobs ive ever had to do ... dig his grave in t...
by markp
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:01 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis " Full index on page 1 "
Replies: 4820
Views: 441530

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

Well I'm very late to this party. I've read your thread from start to finish over the last few weeks and wow, what can I say. What you have done is unbelievable. A massive credit to you and your family! I no how much hard work and time goes into it as I restored a mk1 caddy, it took me 5 years to b...
by markp
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 176
Views: 19004

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

OMG two weeks and no work done on the vert !!!! ffs We lost Jack our little dog ( bad hart .. but he had a good run in as he was around 10 / 11 .... family just was in peaces for 3 weeks so we gave in and rescued another hound 10 month old puppy .... Arthur !! So I guess that's the reason I've not b...
by markp
Fri Jun 28, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1960 RHD Double Cab
Replies: 29
Views: 6481

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: 176
Views: 19004

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: 9
Views: 1507

Re: 1956 Lhd 11 window aka Luigi

eeeeeeeekkkkk

enjoy and above all have fun