My 54 Deluxe

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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by bulliboyt2 » Mon Dec 14, 2009 9:52 pm

Top work :)

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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by Doogle » Wed Dec 16, 2009 3:31 pm

Wish someone would buy that Porsche of yours then we might get some updates :wink: :D


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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by SamCocker » Wed Dec 16, 2009 5:26 pm

Your not the only one, was taking it up to the new owner this sat but then they pull out last night :evil: :evil: :evil:


Christmas is coming though and i have been a very good boy :) ,


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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by Doogle » Wed Dec 16, 2009 5:53 pm

Thats a bumer. Had similar thing with my golf but hey, your right, need to get on with mine though, next years nearly here!


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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by rikki james » Tue Nov 09, 2010 7:52 pm

8O Waw! dude we need to talk! :wink:
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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by SamCocker » Wed Nov 10, 2010 6:10 pm

More updates coming very soon,

but had bad new yesterday, 2ft of water in the garage after all the rain :cry:

Havnt got the minerals to go look at the damage yet


Rikki, Send me some photos of the inside of your front panel please

Thanks, Sam


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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by SamCocker » Sun Sep 30, 2012 8:45 pm

Time for some updates, its been a while but have been very busy, wont bore you with chat, will let the pictures do the talking. All you purists maybe stop looking now as you wont like what you see !!!!!!! :twisted:

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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by e m p i » Sun Sep 30, 2012 9:39 pm

SamCocker wrote:
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Sh!t myself when I saw this picture 8O

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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by e m p i » Sun Sep 30, 2012 9:42 pm

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Blew my lot when I saw this one though!! :P Great thread, brilliant fabrication skills.

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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by lowbug » Sun Sep 30, 2012 10:23 pm

Awesome thread and work! Can't wait to see the next update!!
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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by lowdown dirty rat » Mon Oct 01, 2012 11:26 am

Wow!!! Looks awesome!
Like the rear airbag tubs. That's going to get you low low low low 8)

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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by SamCocker » Wed Oct 10, 2012 3:22 pm

Thanks for your support guys, body done by the end of the year, fingers crossed( so about 6 years then) :D

Cheers Sam


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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by SamCocker » Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:35 pm

Well I wasn’t far off 6 years starting the body :roll:

Here is what I have been up to the last few weekend
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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by lowdown dirty rat » Thu Nov 01, 2018 8:41 pm

Time is infinite. Barndoor sambas are not. :wink:
Great to see you back at it.
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Re: My 54 Deluxe

Post by e m p i » Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:35 am

Good to see you back in it dude :cheers:
Look forward to some more of those awesome fabrication skills.
Do you have a body for it or are are you building it from new panels? I know you can get a complete roof now but don’t think that goes for BD roofs.
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