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Re: [T3] Paint

In a message dated 8/24/06 4:52:36 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
ben@givingclothes.com writes:

<< I can imagine, I'm actually thinking I'm going to repaint because I'm  
 NOT selling her.  It was one of those things were I was either I sell
 her as is or I get off my ass and fix her up some.
 This is my first old car so I'm learning as I go on how to "restore"  
 things and what things I can do myself and what things I can't.    
 Fortunately she's a good car so I'm not tasked with tons of things to  
 fix up. >>

I was looking at your pics, and the right side will be where most of the real 
work is needed. The dent in the door will probably be the hardest part. The 
fender unbolts, so that shouldn't be too bad, but the crazing on hood will 
require you to literally strip it down to at least the factory primer. That was as 
far as I got before I headed outside to do some similar work. For the most 
part though, the car looks fairly straight, so that should make it a little 

Bob 65 Notch S w/ Sunroof and IRS (Krusty)
       71 Square, now a 2 seat Roadster, pics can be seen at; 
http://volksrods.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=2977 and now running the old Notch motor with 
D-jet FI . : ) 

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