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Old 01-07-2013, 09:27 PM   #71
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Old 02-07-2013, 11:52 AM   #72
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What sandable primer will you use?

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Old 02-07-2013, 01:24 PM   #73
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Hope you nickname him "Humpty Dumpty". You've done an amazing job on the restoration. Thanks for sharing your progress.
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Old 05-09-2013, 11:09 AM   #74
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Teaser pics. More coming soon.
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Old 05-09-2013, 11:20 AM   #75
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WOW!!!

No, make that: BIG WOW!!!!

I can't help it- I just have to repost your "before" picture:



Can't wait to see the rest of the pics!

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Old 05-09-2013, 12:10 PM   #76
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Thank you! Just snapped a couple more. Still lots of work to do. Notice all the original windows survived.
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Old 05-09-2013, 12:18 PM   #77
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WOW! Humpty Dumpty looks great!
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Old 05-09-2013, 12:54 PM   #78
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Thank you! Just snapped a couple more. Still lots of work to do. Notice all the original windows survived.
I INSIST that the bashed in "before" pic I retrieved from earlier in the thread belongs in slot number one of that group you just posted...

This is one of the most dramatic rescues I think I've ever seen!

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Old 05-09-2013, 01:04 PM   #79
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Great Job! Boy are you gonna be bored when you get it done. Start searching for another.
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Old 05-09-2013, 02:12 PM   #80
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I won't be bored for a while. I spent the past couple days dropping the axle 4 1/2". I like the way it sits a lot better now. Not as likely to bang it up. I had to fix a couple damaged fiberglass areas on the lower corners and don't want to repeat that. The interior needs to be put back in including reflectix and hull liner. Surprisingly only one four inch break on the overhead fiberglass cupboard. I think I'll see if my Dad will help me make some new doors. Although he's 84 he still does a lot of wood work. Good excuse to take a 900 mile road trip.
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By the way, Norm: Love the new "name"!

Must take forever to "initial" things, though...

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I won't be bored for a while. I spent the past couple days dropping the axle 4 1/2". I like the way it sits a lot better now. Not as likely to bang it up. I had to fix a couple damaged fiberglass areas on the lower corners and don't want to repeat that. The interior needs to be put back in including reflectix and hull liner. Surprisingly only one four inch break on the overhead fiberglass cupboard. I think I'll see if my Dad will help me make some new doors. Although he's 84 he still does a lot of wood work. Good excuse to take a 900 mile road trip.
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Impossible U say?

Mr. Norm,
Outstanding!!! “The difficult we do immediately. The impossible takes a little longer.”—Motto of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers during World War II, (also Naval Sea Bees) T

Thanks much for sharing your 'Scamp Saving Skill" with us and congratulations!!!
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My eyes are bugging out! For me to say WOW doesn't quite seem like a strong enough expression. Truly, truly amazing work Norm
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