New project 51 barndoor panel

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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

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Post by craig_rose » Sun Aug 23, 2015 6:58 pm

Thought I Best had update the thread, got n/s dog leg and most of cab floor in now, slowy but surely getting there now
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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by Dai » Tue Aug 25, 2015 2:29 pm

Ace progress mate, I forgot just how old this thing is, love the seat base! :cheers:
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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by craig_rose » Wed Aug 26, 2015 9:17 am

Dai wrote:Ace progress mate, I forgot just how old this thing is, love the seat base! :cheers:
Thanks dai, yes seat base is solid bud. Remarkable seems as though it's 64 yrs old
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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by jms007dbz » Wed Aug 26, 2015 4:29 pm

Wow - just got updated on this thread... can't believe the progress you are making!!

Fantastic work - looking forward to see more :D


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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by craig_rose » Fri Aug 28, 2015 12:41 pm

jms007dbz wrote:Wow - just got updated on this thread... can't believe the progress you are making!!

Fantastic work - looking forward to see more :D


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thanks james, going to pull my finger out in a few weeks and have a good go at it again :)
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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by jms007dbz » Fri Aug 28, 2015 3:27 pm

craig_rose wrote:
jms007dbz wrote:Wow - just got updated on this thread... can't believe the progress you are making!!

Fantastic work - looking forward to see more :D


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thanks james, going to pull my finger out in a few weeks and have a good go at it again :)
Looking forward for an update on this thread! So looking forward until you get it back on the road - It's gonna look great!! :bounce:
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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by dustysplit » Fri Aug 28, 2015 10:16 pm

Looking forward to loads of progress now it's staying bud :cheers:
It's a real cool van and with your work rate should be done in no time, well done :D


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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by craig_rose » Tue Sep 01, 2015 6:17 am

dustysplit wrote:Looking forward to loads of progress now it's staying bud :cheers:
It's a real cool van and with your work rate should be done in no time, well done :D
thanks bud, very very busy at work atm, but hoping to get a few days off and crack on with the old girl, not that far away from finishing all the welding, then off for media blast underneath and inside, then put the jigsaw back together, ive got new wirimng loom etc so hopefully be done soon
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Re: New project 51 barndoor panel

Post by craig_rose » Sun Sep 13, 2015 3:33 pm

Got cab floor all tacked in to place with a few adjustments, 10ml short here n there and took the bus to bd campout today and had positive feedback so I'm doing something right, will post pics shortly, nice to meet everyone :D :D
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