56 T bird.

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56 T bird.

Postby arni » Fri Mar 23, 2018 3:43 pm



The classic box.
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Oribble,orrible..
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Still that was the only damage.
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Got some decals off with sticky tape!


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Re: 56 T bird.

Postby arni » Fri Mar 23, 2018 11:04 pm

Making progress with decal removal,fancied some mussels and thought vinegar....It is pickling the decals off nicely.
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Re: 56 T bird.

Postby arni » Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:20 pm

Got a black wash on the rims.
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Same with the grille and valve covers.
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The roof looks good.
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Re: 56 T bird.

Postby arni » Sun Mar 25, 2018 12:53 am

Well the decals are mostly off,they are sticky buggers - must be related to limpets..
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Re: 56 T bird.

Postby arni » Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:17 pm



Done the interior leather with black carpets.
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Just a bum shot..
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The decals were a pig to get off - the glue could stick a catholic to a prod....
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Re: 56 T bird.

Postby Vinny » Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:34 pm

arni wrote:Making progress with decal removal,fancied some mussels and thought vinegar....It is pickling the decals off nicely.
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You didn't!!?! :o8

Great progress Nigel, even though she might smell a bit fishy she's taking shape nicely!

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Re: 56 T bird.

Postby arni » Mon Mar 26, 2018 11:24 pm

Vinny wrote:
arni wrote:Making progress with decal removal,fancied some mussels and thought vinegar....It is pickling the decals off nicely.
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You didn't!!?! :o8

Great progress Nigel, even though she might smell a bit fishy she's taking shape nicely!

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Sure did Vinny. :D :lol:

Got the t bird engine in.
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