Archive for May, 2012

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Cockpit surround.

May 27th, 2012

During the week I was lucky with TradeMe and won several things of interest or that may be of use later on. I got a small fuse box, a 6 volt regulator box, a stop light, an Austin badge (that I will try casting a copy of) and a rather nice old grease gun. Parts. […]

More body progress.

May 20th, 2012

This weekend I did more staring at the body. Joss came round for a look and after talking to him we decided to tweak the kick in front of the rear wheels a little. I had left too much room and height around the spring so I adjusted it and made the hole smaller. This […]

Pictures outdoors.

May 17th, 2012

Tonight, since it wasn’t raining for once, I rolled the car out to get a decent look at the cockpit lines. I like how it looks. The lines need a little tweaking but I like the overall shape and it looks balanced from all angles I think. The line looks a bit rough since there […]

More cardboard cutting.

May 16th, 2012

Not much done tonight but I did play with the cockpit lines a little more and cut out the shape. I went for a simple straight behind the seats line for now as I couldn’t get a larger ‘S’ curve between the seats to look right. I do like the look in this rear 3/4 […]

More cardboard and springs.

May 15th, 2012

Evenings, when I come home from work, I like to do a little on the car if I can. So this week I was out putting cardboard on the near side of the car. I couldn’t roll her outside since it was often pouring down but I got some pictures inside. She’s very narrow! I […]

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