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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Sep 18, 2011 2:33 pm

first work on the body is done, we discovered that we had a different front, a 1960 front (dammm)

But no problems, we use the bottem of the this front en the upper of the old front and we have a new lakewood front

so little bit more time to fix it but it will be done = )

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stay tuned Thanks Ralf
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Sep 25, 2011 4:42 am

Dit upgrade my home workshop today,

New better electric, new carpet, more storage and better light, Ready to build up my lakewood

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Greetings Ralf
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by Gregory_Miller » Sun Sep 25, 2011 9:25 am

I like the lovely lady on the wall who will encourage you! *grin*

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Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Sep 25, 2011 12:23 pm

Gregory_Miller wrote:I like the lovely lady on the wall who will encourage you! *grin*
:tongue:

SSST one more to come, to "hang on te wall" :neener: stay tuned hahahahahaha

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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Oct 09, 2011 9:04 am

Did a upgrade on the workshop: Air and a sandblasting device :)

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now i can go further with the Lakewood,

Stay Tuned Ralf
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by Corvair.crazy » Sun Oct 09, 2011 11:34 am

That is a great upgrade, sandblaster cabinet is super cool. :tu:
You will be ready when it comes back from the body shop.
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by Grymm » Sun Oct 09, 2011 12:38 pm

I've got what looks to be the identical sand blast cabinet, it is awesome to have!
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Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Oct 09, 2011 12:44 pm

Good the here, hope it works well, the air compressor should holt it it is small but powerfull, next weekend i'll get some sanding material and try it out :-)

one week waiting mmmmh

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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Oct 16, 2011 5:02 am

I tried out the sandblaster and it all works fine :-)

Did not yet the complete rim, but you can see what i did and need to be done.

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A lot of more parts needs te be done,

thanks !!
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by rustbucket » Sun Oct 16, 2011 6:53 am

rustbucket wrote:
TikiRalf wrote:
rustbucket wrote:I love your Lakewood Ralf, keep the resto pics coming.
I remember seeing your car at a show when it was in UK
Cool !! you don't have any pictures taken from that show ?? i'll like some history pictures of my car :-)

thanks everyone for the comments and yes i'm back on the corvair now :-) hahahaha

And nice to have neighbours who also like a good beer :tu: CHEERS !!
I've sent you a message bro.
Hi Ralf, just thought I'd drop you a message as a follow up to my pm.
I sent the previous owner of your car an e-mail but no reply.
Looks like you making a great job there. :cool:

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Unread post by TikiRalf » Sun Oct 16, 2011 11:08 pm

rustbucket wrote:
rustbucket wrote:
TikiRalf wrote: Cool !! you don't have any pictures taken from that show ?? i'll like some history pictures of my car :-)

thanks everyone for the comments and yes i'm back on the corvair now :-) hahahaha

And nice to have neighbours who also like a good beer :tu: CHEERS !!
I've sent you a message bro.
Hi Ralf, just thought I'd drop you a message as a follow up to my pm.
I sent the previous owner of your car an e-mail but no reply.
Looks like you making a great job there. :cool:

YESS!!!!! :tu: found it , realy great pictures SUPER :coolphotos: !!!!!! thanks for it, they go in my "collection" of pictures of the car

Thanks for the time and energy to look for it !!

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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by rustbucket » Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:40 am

:tu: only pleased to help.
I thought I had a show photo of it myself but can't seem to find it.

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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by TikiRalf » Wed Nov 23, 2011 3:04 pm

Long time since the previous post, but stil working here on the corvair :tu:

We did some bodywork, new trunk and complete new front, from 2 frontpanels we fixed a good one. enjoy the pictures we moving on now to the floors inside the car.

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Thanks Ralf
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by Gregory_Miller » Tue Nov 29, 2011 11:58 am

Excellent work... makes me want to get mine painted even more...

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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by cad-kid » Wed Dec 14, 2011 1:13 pm

Always great to see some in-progress photos, Thanks!
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Re: Corvair Lakewood - NL - Europe

Unread post by TikiRalf » Sat Dec 17, 2011 5:07 am

Thanks CAD-KID

A lot of more pictures will coming in de next year(s) i think so

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