Bear Claw latches and release solenoids installed. Door
shells have been taken down to bare metal and sealed
(Red Color). Thick layer of Gel Coat has been applied to
the fiberglass.
Using the Bear Claw latches required
moving the strikers in-board on the "B"
pillar. The old striker was removed and the
mounting area for the new striker added in
pillar. Dan makes a template for the hole
and transfers it onto a flat piece of glass
that was made earlier in the day. Once the
mounting plates are completely welded into
place the patches are bonded on and
"Presto" a re-located door striker
A cubby is made to hide the coil. The left hood
latch is being installed, note the reference
measurements surrounding the completed left latch.
The Differential housing
and half shafts have
come back from the
chromer and are looking
good!
The radiator
support has been
smoothed and gets a
skim of bondo.
The rear bulkhead has been
completed and awaits the installation
of the power rear window.
New Stuff
5/01/06