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Old 09-06-2017, 02:16 AM
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Found another early buck photo from the earliest porsches built by Gmund.


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Old 09-06-2017, 05:49 AM
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I have collected these pictures.

Body+buck+machined+from+laser+scan+data+to+within+.01+mm+Thickness+of+outer+body+material+has+be.jpg

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Old 09-06-2017, 03:51 PM
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I'd like to know what the write-up says.

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Old 09-06-2017, 05:36 PM
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From the Porsche archival photos I see here and have seen elsewhere, there appear to be different bucks for different aspects of the coach work.

For instance, one type of buck for fabrication of the panels and another different one for joining/welding the small panels into large ones. The previous photos seem to show both of these two types.
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Wow Kent, I didn't even know there was a difference! Thanks for that, and it makes sense. Great input!
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