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Re: y88 Rick's offical y88 rebuild thread started 7/5/10
« Reply #15 on: July 07, 2010, 09:59:36 PM »
Looks good Rick
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« Reply #16 on: July 07, 2010, 11:52:41 PM »
Is it done yet bro?
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« Reply #17 on: July 08, 2010, 01:04:15 AM »
looks good bro. 
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« Reply #18 on: July 08, 2010, 07:03:03 AM »
thanks guys heres some more to feast on
t/a tommy glad to see you posting some more havent heard from you in a while.
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« Reply #20 on: July 08, 2010, 11:03:52 AM »
Man, looks better everyday. What paint to you use on these underhood parts?
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« Reply #21 on: July 08, 2010, 09:17:11 PM »
Thanks Rick! Shes really comin along quit nicely 


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« Reply #22 on: July 08, 2010, 10:07:27 PM »
That's more like it Rick!!!!

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« Reply #23 on: July 09, 2010, 06:59:09 AM »
thanks guys this is hard on the mind im trying to start one car and finish another.

zack im using rustoleum semi gloss black.
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« Reply #24 on: July 09, 2010, 09:17:54 AM »
zack im using rustoleum semi gloss black.

Sweet! THanks, Rick.
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« Reply #25 on: July 09, 2010, 10:10:32 PM »
no problem dude. but to be throwing things in the mix im also starting to cough up the money to have things powder coated.
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« Reply #26 on: July 10, 2010, 05:08:24 AM »
Good start Rick looks very nice so far mate, looking forward to following your progress on this resto.

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« Reply #27 on: July 10, 2010, 06:47:06 AM »
this is true. she spent too much time in the garage dismantled mate. Its about time she gets what she deserves.
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« Reply #28 on: July 14, 2010, 07:10:21 PM »
great looking project, and nice work! what size sandblaster are you using. I'm looking to get one possibly.
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« Reply #29 on: July 14, 2010, 09:54:17 PM »
well i have a blasting cabinet, then i have a small siphon feed one plus a hopper. then my brothers work has a 4 ft cabinet (mine is only 2.5ft) and anything bigger i know a guy who has his own blasting truck...he'll be getting a call from me by this fall im thinking.
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