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Got my mate Jay's new car in the shack at the moment for a couple of mods.
New water pump is a little close to the rad so the rad shell is being extended.


1 1/2" should do it


Which means the bonnet is now to short so a little at the front and a little at the rear.
Extending the bonnet downwards as well






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A little trimming and it looks fine


Had to lift the shell 1" as the bonnet was diving


Fitting one of my scoops on the bonnet as well
All waxed up and gel coat on.


2 x glass 2x silk nice n light


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A little bending and grinding now its nice n straight


Was going to plod this up but allas no plod till tomorrow


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Popped the new scoop out very happy.


Then spent the rest of the day measuring, cutting and grinding until it looked like this.










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Bonnet all filled n rubbed take a mold off it Monday








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A little fetling and the bonnet looking good.


Due to the warm weather managed to gel coat and laminate today.




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Cheers Neil and Andy it looks so different with an extended bonnet.

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Popped the bonnet mold off today get the new one made in a couple of days


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Cut the holes in the sun visor


3" holes look just right.


Made a little tool to spread a swage line around the hole


It leaves a 1/8" high


A little fine sanding then prime


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I was going to repair this hole but decided to mount the engine and tramision coolers.
There will be something in front of them to guide the air.




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While the A is at Intergalactic Customs having one of Waynes special roll cages fitted been laminating things to fit when it gets back.
This is the little box that covers all the gubbins on an auto shifter
Making a new one to get a decent paint finish.






Laminated a new bonnet to fit the new scoop on


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I like the clever idea of the former to make a swage line around the hole.
Keep the pics coming, its giving us all good ideas
 

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Cheers Guy's just making a couple of buckets for the rear, post a couple of pics tomorrow.
Hows things going John, not seen any updates on the pop recently.

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