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HealeyRick
Rick Neville

(460 posts)

Registered:
12/19/2007 05:01PM

Main British Car:
1963 Austin-Healey 3000 Ford 5.0L

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Incredible Rebody
Posted by: HealeyRick
Date: September 29, 2018 03:29PM

I originally posted this in the Healey forum, which kind of has tumbleweeds blowing through it, but I thought everyone might appreciate the fabrication and craftsmanship on this:




rficalora
Rob Ficalora
Willis, TX
(2541 posts)

Registered:
10/24/2007 02:46PM

Main British Car:
'76 MGB w/CB front, Sebring rear, early metal dash Ford 302

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Re: Incredible Rebody
Posted by: rficalora
Date: September 29, 2018 06:15PM

Saw that this week in the scratch built cars Facebook group. Said it took him like 20yrs to make all the pattern, 3 days to make the form from it, and then he laid all the glass in one day!


ex-tyke
Graham Creswick
Chatham, Ontario, Canada
(1032 posts)

Registered:
10/25/2007 11:17AM

Main British Car:
1976 MGB Ford 302

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Re: Incredible Rebody
Posted by: ex-tyke
Date: September 30, 2018 01:26PM

That is a another fine example of talent and patience......something we try to ascribe to but rarely achieve!


v8mgb
Jim Miller

(73 posts)

Registered:
01/01/2008 11:38AM

Main British Car:
78 MGB Buick 215

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Re: Incredible Rebody
Posted by: v8mgb
Date: October 09, 2018 02:17PM

Well done. Knows what he is doing and is a true craftsman.


MGBV8
Carl Floyd
Kingsport, TN
(3507 posts)

Registered:
10/23/2007 11:32PM

Main British Car:
79 MGB, Buick 215

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Re: Incredible Rebody
Posted by: MGBV8
Date: November 06, 2018 09:50AM

Porsche Speedster windshield frame.

I wouldn't let anyone see those roll hoop extensions, though.


Preform Resources
Dave Craddock
Redford,Michigan
(357 posts)

Registered:
12/20/2008 05:46PM

Main British Car:
72 MGB V6 3.4

Re: Incredible Rebody
Posted by: Preform Resources
Date: November 08, 2018 09:03PM

I wonder if the wheels are Boranni's they really make the project stand out with the classic look !
Dave


MGBV8
Carl Floyd
Kingsport, TN
(3507 posts)

Registered:
10/23/2007 11:32PM

Main British Car:
79 MGB, Buick 215

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Re: Incredible Rebody
Posted by: MGBV8
Date: November 09, 2018 05:17PM

Yes, they are Dave. He said he bought them in 1964.


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