Protour73 progress pics

Discussion in 'Project Progress' started by protour73, Feb 19, 2008.

  1. protour73

    protour73 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Here is what I started with in September of 2006

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    There is lots that has happened up to this point, I tore the car down to the shell, spent a month and a half cleaning/painting the undercarriage, had the subframe/inner fenders powdercoated, and then the car went to the restoration shop for about 8 months for paint/bodywork. Installed ZZ4 350, Tremec TKO600 5speed trans, Moser 12bolt w/ Eaton 3:73 posi-33 spline axles-1350 yoke-clips eliminated, Wilwood 4 wheel 12.19" disc brakes/Master Cylinder/Proportioning valve, Global West upper/lower control arms, AGR 12:1 steering box, replaced all steering componants with new Moog parts, Goodmark 2" steel Cowl Induction hood, all new fuel and brake lines from Inlinetube, all new chassis/under hood hardware from AMK Products.

    Just posted my gas tank sending unit and gas tank install (Body Section), so I'll spare the repeat of those pics. I will post some new pics soon, of the engine compartment and interior progress. ;)

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    Last edited: Feb 20, 2008
  2. hucks 70

    hucks 70 Veteran Member

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    sweet car man .i like the stripe,
     
  3. BTTB71SS

    BTTB71SS Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Well I will since I started a thread on my restore progress for Pixels car
     
  4. gordonquixote

    gordonquixote Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    Go, Scott, go! That paint sho iz shiny!
     
  5. Robbo_BBC

    Robbo_BBC Veteran Member Gold Member

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    Wow, im loving the black detailing like the trim around the windows.

    Planning on blacking out anything else? bumpers, light trim rings, etc?
     
  6. protour73

    protour73 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    yes to all of those...powdercoated bumpers, headlight bezels, tail light trim rings.;)
     
  7. Rick WI

    Rick WI Veteran Member

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    The walls in that shop are WAY too clean of clutter..............

    Looking good, by the way.
     
  8. Orange71

    Orange71 Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

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    C'mon Scott...you have more than that!!

    Lookin' goood, man!
     
  9. Marks71BB

    Marks71BB Veteran Member Lifetime Gold Member

    Man that paint is shiny.

    Now we expect updates as you progress.
     
  10. Keizer

    Keizer BANNED

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    Man, what a rats nest. You are going to trip over the handle of that rubber mallet, then fall face first into that brake rotor, then try and sit up and smack your sport mirror off with your head. Not to mention poke yourself in the eye with those needle nosed pliers. What's with all those miscellaneous tools laying around like a child has been running a muck.

    Looks just like my shop!!! Keep on keepin on Leon!
     

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