Needed a completely new floor etc.
Final bodywork and a quick paint job for Pendine races
In for some welding
Repair to boot aperture
In for some rust repairs, soo be ready for paint
This bus now looks as good underneath as it does on top!
Replaced all the outriggers and jacking points, front and rear cross members, fitted the seats and made the safaris fit.
I like ‘em big – but seriously, this one large old girl!
Speedhunters have written a great piece on the current 3type’s status, here;
Pipey McGraws latest crazy project! He’s dropped off the ‘shell’ and a chassis, now I have to get it all to work!
More work to follow shortly…
Custom fuel tank designed to fit inside and old trunk – for the ’43 pickup.
1943 Ford pickup – finally all back together, running and driving
Fancy a custom gearshift knob and/or matching dash knobs, then get in touch…
Total strip down and weld in hand made panels. Remove engine & gearbox for engine builders, bodywork painted, reassembled and MOT’d
Today’s task – welding the chassis for its MOT.
In for steps, sill and a few other rust repairs.
Beetle in for the ‘standard’ bottom 6 inches replacing.
Nice shot of me at work, by Henry Phull @ Slam Sanctuary
Seat mounts fabricated and added to buckets, one with a seat runner.
This weeks work is all done.
Lots of little repairs and seat frame fabrication and fitting.
Moggy pickup all done. Doesn’t look much different. Buts it’s been a full weeks work.