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Old 03-24-2010, 11:14 PM   #31
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....if you wanted to do another hood for my car........I wouldn't be angry!! Not to make a clone of your car......but similar. That looks really good.....now you are giving me ideas.......
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You guys are seriously taking my mind in a different direction here talking about.....

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Dan nice choice of paint products
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Old 03-25-2010, 08:32 AM   #33
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I'm sorry to see that happened, but I'm glad to learn from it. I'm puttng more thought into making my own hood again
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Epoxy, rivets and kitty hair. Good combo. That'* what I used to attach the sections of E39 fender to the front of my fenders.

Do you have an air powered long board? It would make knocking that kitty hair down a little easier.
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Old 03-25-2010, 11:34 AM   #35
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No, I don't have one of those, the long board I have is a hand board. I have a air DA sander that will get me close, then it'* good old elbow grease.
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What company did you go through for your scoop Dan?
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Found them on Ebay, but now can't find them again. Some place out of Florida called ImportZX

Edit: Found them, but no WS6 scoop.
http://stores.ebay.com/ImportZX__W0QQ_fsubZ1719499

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Found their web site. http://importzx.ho8.com/scoops.htm

Keep something in mind. This is the second scoop I ordered from them. The first I got was damaged. They said send it back and will ship me another. they never did ship it, and instead refunded me the cost of the scoop and I ended up eating the $40 shipping charge. Customer support was not good at all.
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Picked up more Bondo hair and another can of Bondo.

Finished glassing everything in.
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Dealing with the front runners.
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Did some rough sanding and added another layer
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All glassing and rough sanding done.
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First layer of Bondo
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Starting to take shape


Holy cow, lots of sanding.
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Starting to smooth out nice.
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More sanding.
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Liking the look here, looks even. Going to take a lot of hand sanding,
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Ya, that'* all from me.
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Lookin' sweet! I am going to repaint the hood on our bonnie when I can scratch the money together, but nothing like this lol
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All the paint to do mine, primer, paint, clear, and hardener was just a bit over $100
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