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Old 01-24-2017, 03:39 AM
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Looking really good, how do you keep your shop so clean?
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Old 01-24-2017, 08:30 PM
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Looking really good, how do you keep your shop so clean?
The shop only looks clean in the pictures... it's the filter I use on the camera..
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Old 02-12-2017, 07:09 PM
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I have been spending a lot of time in the shop but it doesn't feel like I'm getting a lot done. I bought a Woodward Fab powered 24" bead roller and a HF english wheel so I've been busy scrapping sheet metal...

I did some sand blasting on the rear lower body and there are more than a few holes. I knew that before hand but the blasting really opened them up...

I've been feeling a little paralyzed by the back half of the car. There's a lot of work to do around the wheel openings but I wasn't sure where to start... the back half needed more support so I built some new supports to carry it. I also started replacing bad metal in the wheel openings.
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Old 01-14-2018, 07:05 PM
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It's hard to believe it's been a year since my last post. I've been extremely busy at work and have been traveling a lot... so ALL my projects have been on hold. Until now; I hope.

I'm still at the back of the car. I had most of December off but I had a lot of household projects to do first. I spent quite a bit of time working out how to make the body piece for the rear bottom. I made 3 flops. The first one was a practice piece just to get a feel for the bead roller. The next two were just too aggressive. I was trying to get the whole width and it became apparent that was not in the cards.

The piece I made today came out pretty good. It's going to require 3 pieces to do the full width. Still a lot to do before I tack in place; it feels pretty good to be working on it again.
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Old 01-15-2018, 06:02 PM
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Nice work. Glad You're back at it. I'm trying to get back to mine too.
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Old 01-16-2018, 12:20 PM
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Nice work. Glad You're back at it. I'm trying to get back to mine too.
I know the feeling.
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Old 01-16-2018, 07:38 PM
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Nice work. Glad You're back at it. I'm trying to get back to mine too.
It's amazing how my time gets high jacked by others. All my kids are grown and all but one is on their own. My wife works full time and values her free time as much as I value mine but somehow I don't seem to have enough time... when I had no money and a house full of kids time was all I seemed to have...
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