Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby Paul_1978_yorks » Wed Apr 05, 2017 12:01 am

Top job gents!!
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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby 1234dist » Wed Apr 05, 2017 12:40 am

i'd be happy to even put a bid on that to make sure it makes some proper money :cool


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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby Mr Teddy Bear » Wed Apr 05, 2017 6:45 pm

You guy's certainly put the two Ford clubs static display on either side to shame :)
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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby Kieran94 » Thu Apr 06, 2017 12:01 am

Mr Teddy Bear wrote:You guy's certainly put the two Ford clubs static display on either side to shame :)

I second that! Well worth the travel and I can't wait to see the finished product at POL!

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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby GTiJohn » Fri Apr 07, 2017 6:35 pm

Our car now has an MOT :*laughs*
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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby Nigel B » Fri Apr 07, 2017 10:52 pm

:clapping Yeay, way to go us. Especially SB
GTiJohn wrote:Our car now has an MOT :*laughs*

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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby PAULN » Fri Apr 07, 2017 11:07 pm

How did the roof paint job go?

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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby GTiJohn » Sat Apr 08, 2017 8:30 am

PAULN wrote:How did the roof paint job go?


Hope to get pics v soon.

Simon is still recovering from all the hard work :clapping
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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby GTiJohn » Tue Apr 18, 2017 3:53 pm

Here's the car at Q-gate, Longbridge.

She was driven up from Southend for Pride of Longbridge by Simon Boosey.

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(Anyone with better pics, pls post them. I was too busy to take many!)

Doesn't she look good!?

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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby 1234dist » Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:32 pm

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220 Coupe turbo K785OAT (issues :glare )
Rover Sport 220GTI m-series K56AEP
218 VVC Cabriolet R170FEU
220 GTI M-series J777RAL
75 2.0 CDT P80CJM
620 SLI P267LOM HONDA
420 GSI Turbo L191CVP
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Re: Practical Classics Restoration Show, NEC Birmingham, 31 March-2 April 2017

Postby GTiJohn » Tue Apr 18, 2017 5:33 pm

Thanks Craig :D

The respray was done by County Car Sprays of Southend-on-Sea - http://www.countycarsprays.co.uk/findus.htm btw.

And a grand job they made of it :clapping
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