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    Click image for larger version  Name:	4CD4DA97-6E2C-4DA8-9313-EB677B0BB077.jpeg Views:	3 Size:	2.76 MB ID:	5320 Click image for larger version  Name:	56068E54-2745-4270-AE69-2613025F4FEA.jpeg Views:	3 Size:	2.90 MB ID:	5321 Click image for larger version  Name:	789EBDAA-D1D2-4AEC-B3F2-3C0D8B370705.jpeg Views:	3 Size:	3.08 MB ID:	5322 I think Wray,s been at this one πŸ€ͺ.... client concerned was that this 60s Ferrari has had a Stoke on N/S .
    let’s strip the paint off and have a look.
    Last edited by Moving molecules .; 10-02-21, 01:15 PM.
    https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

  • #2
    But it fit the buck with ten clamps on it.

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      Click image for larger version  Name:	ED7683BD-F5FA-40B2-9ABF-8BA83D057B73.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	2.34 MB ID:	5327 Click image for larger version  Name:	7D42B101-568F-43CB-B87E-EE46FDD5C007.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	2.75 MB ID:	5328 Not much change under the paint ....? Found some lead work on front edge biasing the N/S.

      But headlight Pod is down and front panel on the N/S looks flatter then the O/S πŸ˜‰ , plus the bumper Iron tube is a 1” out .....so let’s get to it.

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      Last edited by Moving molecules .; 10-02-21, 07:13 PM.
      https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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      • #4
        Hahahaha. Cool project, can send a picture of the whole car?

        B

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          Headlight pods are a bit out.

          Also used the old Tape measure.
          O/S Top edge of headlamp Panel to Front edge of pod 30.5cm
          N/S is 30.9cm

          Bumper is now Sitting straight but there is a different replacement bumper from somewhere in time , and is longer in length so has a tighter gap from bumper to edge of Wing.

          maybe acceptable back in the day , but these days we make sure everything is square with perfect gaps... each bumper can cost a small fortune to profile and Re chrome.

          Will split up the front panel with 3 or 4 inch gaps on the good O/S and make some more metal profile gauges which I can use on the nearside for checking.

          I’ve also made some paper templates today.

          I now Almost have enough information to make a panel.πŸ‘

          with my previous experience and help from Peter and you Gents.
          we are all progressing to make these cars better than they were.

          cheers Matt.πŸ˜‰πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§
          1969 365 GTC rhd 1 of 22.
          Last edited by Moving molecules .; 12-02-21, 10:32 PM.
          https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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          • #6
            Just a quick question for Pete is did Ferrari use the metric system or found it easier with the imperial system...????

            I say this because when I measure some things they round up better in Imperial.....????.

            everything on early Aston Martins is 42 7/8” or 12 7/8” or 23 7/8” nothing was rounded up apart from the bonnet edge at 102 inches..... how weird..... when You spend a year and a half of your life with a car , you never forget certain measurements....πŸ˜‚.

            Was this done to allow for any discrepancies on handbuild cars πŸ˜—
            Last edited by Moving molecules .; 12-02-21, 07:20 PM.
            https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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              Click image for larger version  Name:	360DFC03-25DD-4981-B560-861ABF287DAA.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	1.93 MB ID:	5398 Click image for larger version  Name:	FFBE0018-B088-42EE-B659-EF3C0ECBE412.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	1.63 MB ID:	5395 Click image for larger version  Name:	0C105F80-A5F2-48DC-88A1-F062748239AF.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	1.83 MB ID:	5396 Made a pair of door skins , corresponded to a number one sweep, but normally Wheel to the next number up because when you tip the edge it often pulls out a bit of shape.
              Will TIG butt weld them in but with my little trick to keep everything spot-on.
              https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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                Click image for larger version  Name:	BBC3BA14-142D-4F0D-B0A1-AA7445983218.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	2.34 MB ID:	5439 Click image for larger version  Name:	F3585439-032B-4313-8851-1F0BEF26752D.jpeg Views:	2 Size:	2.26 MB ID:	5433 Off she goes .... lots of cutting , butt welding and measuring In finding out what happened to the near side of his car..... turned out okay.

                Plus new Door skins / frame work, chassis work, rear window panels and roof hole welding up and metal finished.
                As much as it’s nice to have a Ferrari....

                I love it when they go..... Stress relief....πŸ‘

                This one is going back to its original colour which is a burgundy shade .
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                Last edited by Moving molecules .; 25-02-21, 10:23 PM.
                https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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                  Nice work!

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                E. Type Steel Roof up next.... apparently you can’t buy one.

                Now could l do it in One piece.πŸ‘πŸ‘Ž
                Last edited by Moving molecules .; 25-02-21, 10:25 PM.
                https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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                • #10
                  Originally posted by Moving molecules . View Post
                  E. Type Steel Roof up next.... apparently you can’t buy one.

                  Now could l do it in One piece.πŸ‘πŸ‘Ž
                  I'd like to see that. Lot of shape in them.

                  Cheers Reedy,

                  There's nothing as Sweet as a EK V8

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                  • #11
                    Originally posted by OldnEK View Post

                    I'd like to see that. Lot of shape in them.
                    on Instagram.... Old metal shaping.πŸ‘

                    https://www.precisionpanelcraft.co.uk/

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                    • #12
                      Do it in one piece Matt. That takes [email protected] ! Yeah please do it So what if it doesn't work out? Its a great exercise. Ferraris, Porsches. You're good !

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