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by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

and just in case we forgot what we started with


BOOOOM


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Over and out

Mark P
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

wow here we go again So time to weld the peace in a made 1.jpg 2.jpg Then I decided to have a little go at lead loading Never done it before 8O 8O 8O 8O 8O 8O 52469062_10216910821195649_511329445865324544_n.jpg 52080023_10216910821275651_4700982674888589312_n.jpg was not too bad to do ... My skill l...
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

. :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Dam ... its update spoilt time hu peepes you Pervs are loving it ..... freaks !!!! hehehehe ... enjoy as here we go again so I noticed that there was a fould on the original panel as arrowed below .... anyone noticed me arrow skills have improved sinse ...
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 9:47 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

so my first job was to make a template up of the panel that was needed .... So out comes the aper and sizzors ( spelt wrong i know ) :oops: :oops: :oops: 1.jpg 2.jpg I then made sure i checked out the hight the panel would have been ... I could see that there was a few bits left of the oringinal pan...
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Here we go again so I could just do this and say here it is all done and show you nothing and take the easy root 1.jpg 2.jpg and do the old before and after shot 3.jpg But that would be boring and help no one ..... so lets see how i did it hu :ch...
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

Then it was time to repair the lower rear wings They were rotten and also by cutting that area out it allowed me access to welding all the shell onto the heater channels and it would ALL be hidden welding thus making it a really neat job and also no cleaning up of the welds so leaving the welds as t...
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

A few updates to post this morning as threads behind on where I'am now So here we go We all know the rear fllor was a mess and needed some propper time putting into it to make it good again Here's a little flash back for you 1.jpg 3.jpg Yep lots to do there .... it was always going to be the best wa...
by markp
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

Karl_F wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:35 am
Top work Mark, pretty sure Lloyd ran his Dogback air beam directly from a compressor to avoid having to install a tank.


Good heads up mate ... thank you



BIG UPDATE ON ITS WAY :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers:


Mark p
by markp
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

Progress is faster on Facebook.. lol :? :? :? :? :? :( :( :( :( :( Yep .... thing is its so much easier to chuck a photo onto FB ..... I do bigger updates here Photo on FB are just for my ref and album Things are going well and I've started doing some filler work too ..... Update coming soon once I...
by markp
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1960 Single Cab
Replies: 290
Views: 20883

Re: 1960 Single Cab

oooooo getting excited I see

Good on you buddy


Mark p
by markp
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 67 Rhd 11 Window
Replies: 15
Views: 2720

Re: 67 Rhd 11 Window

type21f wrote:
Sat Jan 26, 2019 4:19 pm
markp... LOL..
Never sure if is your fat fingers or sense of humour..
Bark..woof woof or
Bark tree wood..
Oh DARK

YES!
Lovely bus
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Just plan crap at spelling and I never check before Submitting stuff ...... then I tend to see it later and think FFS !!!

all sorted for you Graham x

Mark p
by markp
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: 1960 Single Cab
Replies: 290
Views: 20883

Re: 1960 Single Cab

looks fantastic Richard


Whats the plan on these welds mate ?

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Not too long now and he'll be home with you mate for some richard love


Mark p
by markp
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:54 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

8) 8) HI ya Then it was time for the sides of the floor to go in .... Excited to see some panels going back in as it makes him look complete again Every step taken is a step closer to the end :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: 7.jpg 8.jpg So with one side lfe to do ... maybe I can get out there today for on...
by markp
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My Second VW !! mid life crisis ...The 1966 vert
Replies: 161
Views: 13600

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

:cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: Hi All Just a little update So once body was back on I needed to sort out my gaps before welding him together and this is where a few hours can just go no where ..... but happy I got it all where I needed it 51357580_10216762031115990_7953405672635236352_n.jpg 513...
by markp
Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Rides and Projects
Topic: My First VW !! Mid Life Crisis " Full index on page 1 "
Replies: 4813
Views: 413759

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

Got the old camera out today and walked past the cave and thought ..... someone needs a pic'y taking of him ...shame the uploads pop the photos on their sides !!!! great !! :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: :cheers: IMG_0035.jpg IMG_0021.jpg He still makes me smile every time I see him Mark p