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Old 08-08-2017, 07:49 PM   #11
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few pics of the cleanup last month. i stripped down all the calipers and give them a fresh coat of gtechnic c5









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Old 10-08-2017, 05:13 PM   #12
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The engine bay as it stands at the present. soon to have a few little changes

The slam panel is custom made. i used the stand st slam panel and modified to allow fitment of the RS cais. i also cut out and flushed the bonnet stay holder as its now not used so wanted the flush look.

All the painted panels have been coated with G Technic C5 ceramic coating

















After doing all the bay matt black two main things stood out. the front slam full section and the suspension legs. so i stripped everything down as much as i could and set about spraying them matt black. it come out brilliant and you would think the engine would have been out (future plans) dont have many pics of the during process as it was pretty time consuming and i wanted to crack on with it.


















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Old 11-08-2017, 05:46 PM   #13
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decided to refresh the headlights. cleaned all the rubbers, matt black painted the edges and added vinyl eye brows. first of was a wet sand and compound polish. 1000 to 2500 grit and autoglym 2 stage compound.















the parcel shelf has been recovered too to match the boot trim.

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Old 14-08-2017, 07:23 AM   #14
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A few pictures from having a blast around the country side.
Ladybower reservoir and top end of Castleton. Car wasn't the cleanest as it was a last minute thing. Managed a quick wash tho lol. The cloudsvand surrounding was giving off some serious reflections. All images have a vignette around the edges.

Really gutted as if I was ten minute later I could have got the same picture at ladybower reservoir the Lancaster bomber doing a low flyby















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Old 15-08-2017, 02:55 PM   #15
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A little edit I did for fun. Only on my mobile phone.
Shame I missed the actual lancaster bomber doing a flyby by 10 minutes

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