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Old 06-10-2019, 07:38 PM
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Well, alright then. I'll stand over by you and just watch the tiggys, torchys, and stickers go at it. Its all metal and fire.

All my projects are just old steel cars but they are what interest me. I figured I'd just be the first to say hack, just in case my welds bombed. The idea with the name is if you're gonna have one like that, you better be good. Like the boy named Sue.

I finished up that area of the Pantera fender today and only have a couple more spots to go before switching back to the '59 Pontiac or '30 Ford job. Current sheetmetal welding mission accomplished.



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Old 06-11-2019, 10:15 AM
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Trailer wheel on a Pantera, Yesss
Your work looks nice.
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Old 06-11-2019, 12:17 PM
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Trailer wheel on a Pantera, Yesss
Your work looks nice.
Thanx. I thought those are pretty comical myself.

The customer always asks what I need when he visits, and next time I plan to ask with the straightest face possible... for a more hideous set of wheels. Thats a wild goose chase though.
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Old 06-11-2019, 02:59 PM
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Thanx. I thought those are pretty comical myself.

The customer always asks what I need when he visits, and next time I plan to ask with the straightest face possible... for a more hideous set of wheels. Thats a wild goose chase though.

Got a real hideous one. Custom.


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Old 06-11-2019, 04:21 PM
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Got a real hideous one. Custom.


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Not enough bead crust. Mmm, pie crusts.

How about the trusty plywood shop rollers? If you see those on something, you know it is destined for greatness.

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Old 06-11-2019, 04:46 PM
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Pantera
Don't see many of those around.
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Old 06-12-2019, 06:41 PM
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Pantera
Don't see many of those around.

They were rusting in bare metal while stored in warehouses awaiting completion. Sad that they were already quietly rusting away when brandy-new. Maybe the earlier Mangustas fared better?
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Old 06-15-2019, 08:34 AM
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I'm not "into" Panteras. Only had to fix two small rust holes on this one. Somebody did work on it before me, though. I just fix whatever comes along.
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