1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

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1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Mon Aug 12, 2019 9:30 pm

So here is a 1956 RHD bus.

In for the now standard BDP restoration works of blasting, stripping, welding and painting.

Should be fun!

Comes with a few green panels so no long waiting times for shipping, as Shane the chef says let’s get cook.
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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:30 pm

Looks like noodles has had a hard life.. cutting time might take a while.


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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by Griff55 » Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:14 pm

Looks tidy!


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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:21 am

Griff55 wrote:
Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:14 pm
Looks tidy!
It really is not, look closely at the dog legs and panels you will see they are ALL wrong.


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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Sat Aug 24, 2019 5:47 am

Panel removal time
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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:57 pm

It’s going to be an involved build.
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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:59 pm

.. lots of cutting ahead
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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:13 pm

New jig ordered in, custom brackets made.... shell cut up and chassis mounted!
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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by Droger45 » Mon Oct 28, 2019 6:32 am

Looks like a fun and challenging project. Enjoy!


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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:16 am

Working on removing the old damaged chassis leg sections.
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Re: 1956 RHD Splitscreen aka noodles

Post by BlastingDiePast » Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:21 am

Working on setting all the gaps.

A posts, kick panel, cab floor, seat base’s, treasure chest, bulkhead and B posts.

Lots of movement
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