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Offline Nasty Wendy

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Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« on: February 14 2015, 12:08:15 AM »
This is just a teaser pic of the paint job that Shawn O'Connor put on my new car.
He says I still need to machine glaze it.....I can't see it getting better than this.  I should have resnapped that second pic because the focus was just a hair off.


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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #1 on: February 14 2015, 07:12:46 AM »
Way to nice a paint job for my old POS. :)
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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #2 on: February 14 2015, 06:42:20 PM »
Way to nice a paint job for my old POS. :)


With a car that runs like yours a nice paint job won't be waisted.  Low 13s and shine, what more would you want? :tongue

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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #3 on: February 15 2015, 03:21:13 PM »
Looks great, can't wait to see the rest.


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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #4 on: February 16 2015, 02:49:34 AM »
Thanks Pyro6. 

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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #5 on: February 16 2015, 05:29:47 PM »
Right On! :cheers:   How is everything coming along on the car?  Is it finished?  Been a long journey but glad to see all the progress! :rock:

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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #6 on: February 16 2015, 06:03:49 PM »
Clay...any pics of the exterior/interior of your car you can share?
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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #7 on: February 16 2015, 09:39:35 PM »
Things are coming along rather nicely.  I'm thinking a few more weeks a month tops and it'll be ready to take on a drive.  I'm still waiting on the wheels but they'll get here when they are done. 


Brad all I've done on the interior is put in the gauges.  I still have to finish up where Shawn left off.  It is mostly done but stuff like the power window switch has to be put in on the driver's door.  The pull straps on the doors and small stuff like that still need to be put on.  The seats all have new upholstery, new door panels, new headliner, new carpet, new dash.  It is a nice example of our Buicks.  I'm putting pics up in a build thread that Scot W. started on  TB.com as I make progress.  It has lots of pics.  I'll put up interior/exterior pics over here if you like. 

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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #8 on: February 17 2015, 12:36:22 PM »
Lookin' good!  I am sure you are ready to get it back.
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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #9 on: February 18 2015, 02:58:55 AM »
Thanks Chris.  Yeah man I can't wait to get it out the garage.


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Re: Just a shot of Shawn O'Connor's work in the paint booth
« Reply #10 on: February 18 2015, 04:44:30 PM »
I'll take a peek at the pics on the other board. :)
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