Bodyshop recomendation

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Bodyshop recomendation

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I bought a 63 bug recently and its 80% OG paint. It has lovely thin paint patina to it where its been naturally sand blasted.
The wings have had a bit of poorly applied filler and wrong colour rattle can which I removed hoping to find OG paint underneath but the PO must have run a D/A over it before as only half of it was OG paint underneath. So I need a body shop to repair this. Ideally painting the areas in grey same as OG primer then pearl white and buffering the paint thin to match the body. Crazy thing is there was only the smallest of dings on the wing that they have tried to repair!
Anyone got any recommendations for someone to do this in the South East?
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Can't recommend Darren Mills highly enough, he's done some amazing work, including blending old paint, for a number of my friends and all have been super happy.

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Do you have contact details for Darren?
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I highly recommend Phil @ Brickfield Auto's

http://www.philnorman.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/home_new.htm

He painted my van and I was very happy.
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orb wrote:Can't recommend Darren Mills highly enough, he's done some amazing work, including blending old paint, for a number of my friends and all have been super happy.

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+1 for Darren, as I did on the other thread that Orb links to :)

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Darren Mills - 07976 534793 - tell him Orb sent you ;-)
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