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Old 02-18-16, 01:39 AM
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Old 02-21-16, 05:18 AM
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Went cruising tonight!

Finally got it all mocked up. Lesson from tonight: Dont ever touch your nuts if your got fiberglass on your hands.
......or red pepper. Don't ask me how I know, but I know
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Old 02-22-16, 08:59 AM
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Wasting no time.

29hrs of work over Fri/Sat/Sun.

Talk less, work more.



Roll cage repainted/cleared to perfection with new colors, safety red.<br/><br/>Flares riveted. Rivets smoothed and middle dimples filled w/ putty. Blocking the flares for perfection, not a single damn wave allowed.





Mmmmm....eat off it.





More edibles. Sanded clear down on engine bay, going to reclear when spraying chassis, we want zero imperfections.





Manual conversion, filled all holes w jb weld, cut out seals. New tie rods, end pieces, hardware, and bushings!


Next up:

-Finish blocking the rear fenders
-Install rear subframe/differential/suspension
-Roll car out and clean our booth, wash down w/ water to settle dust, and mask up walls/ceiling
-Paint chassis
-Paint each body panel on its own stand
-Wetsand all peices / Buff
-Paint trim/recondition tail lights etc etc
-Relocate to another area for 4 rotor install/wiring etc

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Old 02-23-16, 11:36 PM
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Keeping up the momentum,

Rear subframe, differential and all suspension components now installed. Just need to slap on the rear calipers/pads and its a fully rolling chassis again.

More pics to come.

This weekend the plan is to have the chassis painted, cleared, and begin wetsanding. Then onto the individual panels
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......or red pepper. Don't ask me how I know, but I know
red pepper, that sounds equally horrible
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Old 02-24-16, 08:26 AM
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very nice, cant wait to see the final product.
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Old 02-24-16, 09:16 AM
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Very NICE!

Sorry if I missed it, but with all of that work, are you keeping the OEM dashboard?
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Old 02-24-16, 09:20 AM
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Yes, the OEM dash skin, but the panels will be totally different
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Old 02-24-16, 09:24 AM
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What hood are you going with?
Hey man!

Scoot replica by VIS same as the signature. Def not as original, having done it before but Trying to make this car exactly like the last one, except bigger/improved, so the monsterbox 2.0
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Old 03-01-16, 08:20 PM
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Where do you buy the VIS scoot hoot? I can only find seibon.
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They are backordered, but I bought it from nrg autp, from eBay
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Great job, paint is looking amazing!!!
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Great job, paint is looking amazing!!!
thank you!
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The way this is coming along, do you think it will be done by May?
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The way this is coming along, do you think it will be done by May?
It will look like a car by May, it will run before end of summer
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1500, 2000, 3000, 5000, compound, polish.

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