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    so as you can see I had to cut the rot out to stop it spreading, it does require a bit of filler to get the shape right in the panel but on the whole not a bad first attempt.

    I also prepped the bumper but sanding then 2 coats of plastic primer followed by 2 coats of 2k etch primer

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    heres the bumper prepped, quite happy with how its come out so far

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    That's taking shape Ben.

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    It's just having the time si, having use of the workshop at work helps for the painting side of things

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    Nice job can't wait to see it finished.

    Come rain or shine I'm out in mine!!

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    ok so its time to see whats under the colour coded gaffa tape, ive been avoiding it but its the last job to be tackled on the bodywork

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    Aaaaaaarrrrrrghhh!...……….its worse than I thought, time to cut out the rot, angle grinder in hand (keeping the guard on unlike si!)

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    rot cut out, time to weld a new piece in

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    using a piece I cut out of one of the old doors because its the same profile, quite happy how it went actually, time for some filler though

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    a bit of fettling to get it neat, rubbed with some wet and dry to get it nice and smooth, time for some red oxide primer!

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    just need to fit the lowering springs, fabricate some side bars and fit the gloss black alloys, im happy with the progress so far, all bodywork rot gone and now she is protected against the elements

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    I'm liking the red oxide
    Ven vamos a follar los monos

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    Quote Originally Posted by arfur fox-acre View Post
    I'm liking the red oxide
    Cheers, I'm sure it will divide opinions

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    Great job

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