Monthly Archives: May 2011

May 17, 2011

Now that the majority of the floor and interior panels are nice and smooth I am turning my attention to the roll cage and nasty bits left by the seam welding.

The Roll cage is a fatastic bit of kit and God forbid I get into strife it will probably save my life. Right now its making the prep work a nightmare. To sand around the cage is painful and due…

May 03, 2011

Tonight I started to hand sand the interior.

A while ago the interior was stripped of the sound deadening material and given a coat of etch primer and then hi-fill primer.

To apply a coat of paint to the interior I need to sand just enough of the hi-fill primer to create a smooth surface.

400 grit dry sandpaper and lots of elbow grease…

After 2 solid hours of sanding I have finished…

May 01, 2011

Star Wars? In a galaxy far far away… in the year 2001… I got my licence and with it I bought my first car, a less than happy VW Golf MK 1, that ran on 3 cylinders. This fact I only found out on the freeway driving home, when it died on me … several times.  Shortly after that car I bought my second car a trusty Ford KC laser, this car never let…