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  • 21-06-2020, 17:50
    chop top mk2
    i know where your coming from 69 ford but i like the wings to appear to finish and the grill to fit inside if you know what i mean.
  • 21-06-2020, 11:22
    69 ford
    I would've gone with the chrome headlight surround and bonnet trim, but I'm a MK2 fan and that's my opinion, look's superb though.
  • 20-06-2020, 20:16
    chop top mk2
    no it has a standard cam, was advised against a high lift cam as it runs a turbo.
  • 20-06-2020, 19:42
    ivanhoew
    is there much of a cam in it CT ?
  • 20-06-2020, 16:47
    chop top mk2
    i would like to try the chrome paint over white as i think it might give you a more silver finish rather than the black chrome i have.
    getting very close now with the car, i only have the gauges in the dash top to rewire as im getting a few weird going on,s and it dont make sense so i am just going to rewire and have done.
    car starts straight away now when the key is turned, i have adjusted the fitech to tick over at 800rpm but it does seem to hunt a bit from 850 to 950rpm so i might take it down a little more and see what happens.
  • 19-06-2020, 19:00
    ivanhoew
    nice to see the clear coat did not grey it down .
  • 19-06-2020, 18:33
    blackpopracing
    Looks far better than the copper.
  • 19-06-2020, 18:00
    chop top mk2
    got the grill and bumpers back on and its amazing how its changed the whole look of the car.


    i have left the outside of the grill in body colour.







    i think it looks way better in chrome than the copper wrap.



    it really is like chrome, well impressed

    i think with a bit more work it could be better, i just went with the instructions when i painted it but i think with a bit of messing you could make it look better.
  • 17-06-2020, 22:41
    klassicdave
    Quote Originally Posted by chop top mk2 View Post
    started the process of painting the bumpers and grills today, got them all rubbed down and a nice coat of shiney black.





    got to leave these now till tuesday before i can put the chrome paint on.

    also changed out the badges in the rear pilliars for chrome ones .

    That's such a clever design, hats off to you mate
  • 17-06-2020, 08:02
    budetta
    Did my front indicator and rear lamp reflectors in a aerosol chrome effect paint , yes it does come out a bit aluminium but gets better as it dries out.
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