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Old 04-05-2013, 09:51 AM   #21
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props, can't wait to see how this turns out.
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Old 04-05-2013, 01:07 PM   #22
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Old 04-05-2013, 02:10 PM   #23
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Lol I just noticed the mustache.

Looking good so far! So ideally only the silver flowery pattern will rust right?
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yes.. hopefully if not ill justhave a rusty hood which will still look good... the roof will b the same hopefully next weekend... as for the mustache its starting to get pretty played out so im trying to think of something to replace it
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Why paint the wiper arms Jon? I'd suggest color match the mirror caps and grille bezel, but that's just my .02

I'm liking the progress though man, can't wait to see this in person
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Hot-rodders use the same technique using cheese cloth to simulate wood grain. Very nice idea but if you didn't use primer under the black paint (which you didn't), it will rust over in a year. Now paint that front bumper and windshield wiper arms!!
never paint the windshield wiper arms....
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Beautiful. Love it!
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wasn't a bad idea after all but can't wait to see it complete
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Old 04-07-2013, 03:32 PM   #30
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Day 4 looks pretty much the same.. the rust is starting to slow down.. supposed to rain tomorrow so maybe we will see some progress
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