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    1. Wish i had the spare change to send my stuff to...

      Wish i had the spare change to send my stuff to him. He does fantastic work.

      Having a local of mine do all that stuff.
    2. Been prying away at some things. Slowly but...

      Been prying away at some things. Slowly but surely.

      Picked up some B&Gs for a steal, got new tie rods in, spindles, coils and rotors on.
      ...
    3. Finally got the trans bolted up and put the...

      Finally got the trans bolted up and put the motor/trans in the car. What a pain in the ass trying to hoist a motor into a freshly painted bay. Such a nerve racking experience, BUT, it all went...
    4. No point in building it if you're not going to...

      No point in building it if you're not going to drive it. I'll be driving the hell out of this thing when it's done
    5. Ordered some new flywheel and pressure plate...

      Ordered some new flywheel and pressure plate bolts before i bolt the trans up.

      Going to get everything ready to go so i can put the motor/trans in asap.
    6. Got the subframe installed. Have to lay some...

      Got the subframe installed. Have to lay some silver on the rear motor mount and bolt up the trans and it will be ready to drop in.

      http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3819/12784029103_ec4076db42_c.jpg
    7. :peace::peace::peace::peace::peace: Well, its...

      :peace::peace::peace::peace::peace:

      Well, its FINALLY painted. Been such a long time coming, I'm just glad its done. Time for reassembly…

      Booth setup, had a big fan drafting all the air out....
    8. Perks of working at a body shop. Got some fresh...

      Perks of working at a body shop. Got some fresh ginster paint for free :thumb up:

      http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3678/12449129293_cac3a8cbe6_c.jpg

      Purchased a spare motor, cams, chip, adj cam...
    9. Passenger side is completely sanded and ready for...

      Passenger side is completely sanded and ready for paint. Going to get the drivers side done and the firewall done hopefully by the weekend....
    10. I won't babe :heart: Getting the primer...

      I won't babe :heart:

      Getting the primer completely sanded down and some last minute sanding in some spots that are too high. Then it will be ready for paint!
    11. No i don't have one laying around. I would...

      No i don't have one laying around.

      I would love to get pull one from the junkyard that isn't too badly fu(ked up, strip it, refurb and refinish with all new parts, and then build the motor.
    12. Was always the motor I've wanted to do in this...

      Was always the motor I've wanted to do in this car, but with this car having not seen daylight, for what is over a year now, i just want to get the car on the road. This peppy 8V will keep me...
    13. Glad im picking away at it too. Ended up...

      Glad im picking away at it too.

      Ended up picking up another ABA. This one, with a 130K and some good performance upgrades. It will be stripped and painted accordingly, along with some polished...
    14. FINALLY made some good progress on this thing. ...

      FINALLY made some good progress on this thing.

      I wanted to get this thing in primer before the end of the year and it happened.

      Still have to do some minor sanding in a few places, then it...
    15. Picked up a set of KW turbos that are going to be...

      Picked up a set of KW turbos that are going to be painted all yellow.

      The bay is slowly but surely getting done, should be finishing it up this week....
    16. Its in etching primer. Needs a bit more sanding...

      Its in etching primer. Needs a bit more sanding and its ready for primer. Will be shooting primer this weekend :cool:

      http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5482/10700518634_7735f425bc_z.jpg
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    17. It truly is an easy thing to do. Just need...

      It truly is an easy thing to do. Just need patience. There was a good 4 months where I didn't touch the car because I got so unmotivated with shaving the bay. But it just picked up speed this past...
    18. First time shaving a bay, yes. Not my first time...

      First time shaving a bay, yes. Not my first time doing bodywork. When the car got painted at the beginning of this thread, that was my first time, but its not difficult at all if you do a little...
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