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Old 05-16-2019, 07:38 AM   #581
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I知 not gonna do the Eleanor front end or flares. I値l have the side skirts for the exhaust. And I want to use the r style front valance

Gotta drive to near Houston to get all of this stuff but I could NOT pass on this deal.

May actually end up not using the hood either so that may be for sale once I get it. I知 not quite sold on it yet.


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Of the aftermarket hoods for these cars, the straight cowl and that hood are the only two I like.
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Old 05-16-2019, 07:41 AM   #582
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Of the aftermarket hoods for these cars, the straight cowl and that hood are the only two I like.


Yeah I知 considering the straight cowl instead. I really like that look


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Old 05-16-2019, 01:38 PM   #583
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Had to uncover the spot welds.

Got it cut out. Gonna grind down the winner part and get ready to add the wheel well.


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Old 05-18-2019, 05:16 PM   #584
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Old 05-18-2019, 07:37 PM   #585
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That hood looks good.
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Old 05-18-2019, 07:41 PM   #586
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That hood looks good.


I知 still torn :/


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Old 05-19-2019, 08:04 AM   #587
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I dig the hood, and love the shelby rear end.
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Old 05-19-2019, 08:21 AM   #588
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I dig the hood, and love the shelby rear end.
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Old 05-20-2019, 05:59 PM   #589
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Has anyone converted their decklid torsion rods for the mounting to shocks?


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Old 05-21-2019, 09:33 AM   #590
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Has anyone converted their decklid torsion rods for the mounting to shocks?


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Are you worried about the added weight of the spoiler causing the trunk to not stay open?
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Old 05-21-2019, 07:14 PM   #591
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Are you worried about the added weight of the spoiler causing the trunk to not stay open?


Nope. Just wanna do something different and the torsion rods can be a pain. I did a conversion today.


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Old 05-21-2019, 07:27 PM   #592
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Had to cut some of the new tail lamp panel to fit the new lights and panel.


Got some good work done today.


Gotta figure out how I知 gonna make the back seat work. OR just go ahead and do a delete lol.




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Old 05-22-2019, 08:28 AM   #593
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I dig the trunk struts.
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Old 05-22-2019, 08:45 AM   #594
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Had to cut some of the new tail lamp panel to fit the new lights and panel.


Got some good work done today.


Gotta figure out how I知 gonna make the back seat work. OR just go ahead and do a delete lol.




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Are you a bodyman by trade?
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Old 05-22-2019, 09:33 AM   #595
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Are you a bodyman by trade?


No sir, I致e been a tech for Chrysler for about 12 years. I知 a shop Forman at dodge in mckinney.


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Old 05-22-2019, 09:55 AM   #596
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Is that green helmet there so you don't brain yourself doing bodywork with your forehead?
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Old 05-22-2019, 10:12 AM   #597
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Is that green helmet there so you don't brain yourself doing bodywork with your forehead?


Lol I need it


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Old 05-26-2019, 07:13 PM   #598
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Looks like I値l be going 351w and a t5. Gonna pick up a 351 block this week sometime as well as the trans.


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Old 05-27-2019, 07:13 PM   #599
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Keep y誕ll a eyes open for a t5 bellhousing.




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Old 05-27-2019, 09:18 PM   #600
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Thumbs down for me. Continue with your idea, fuck the purists.
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