Daisy's 1968 deluxe beetle full restoration

Discussion in 'Restorations' started by 1973daisey, Dec 27, 2015.

  1. So after stripping the car and having a bixing day visit from @davidoft seems I am going to take this massive challenge on and restore this beetle so far Iv stripped it dropped engine and now got it ready to lift body off chassis tomoz when I make some frames to rest in on !! It's a bit rusty and broken but I'll got into it in no time !!
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    Off to collect some pannels in a bit some one had left over so now it's on !!
     
  2. Baysearcher

    Baysearcher [secret moderator]

    Mad as a box of frogs.
    Good luck with it!
     
  3. U knew that any ways
     
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  4. Watching this with great interest.. Good luck with the restoration :thumbsup:
     
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  5. good luck Si, Ill watch this thread..it Daisy the bus is anything to go by, the bug will turn out great!
     
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  6. Cheers mate
     
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  7. Yes mate depends what panels I get hold of
     
  8. Yes!

    Knew you would stop being silly and get on with it [​IMG]
     
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  9. Yes u go fella ,get some decent body cuts ,prob save u lots of time in the long run .
     
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  10. On a road trip as I type to get done bits
     
  11. I like ur style
     
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  12. couple of drinks n realisation what that gal means ta you ;) if anyone can you can si :thumbsup:
     
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  13. Few brandy and baileys and that'll look mint.
     
  14. I'll fix it up !!
     
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  15. I'll have a bloody good go barn
     
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  16. So it's started front clip cut complete parcel shelf inside cut inner arch and closing pannel £110 [​IMG]
     
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  17. davidoft

    davidoft Sponsor

    Looks better already, dunno what all the fuss was about :) , good idea on the engine removal ;)
     
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