1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#16 Post by Glenn Eagles » Fri Feb 11, 2022 4:13 pm

Thanks A ,

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#17 Post by Glenn Eagles » Fri Feb 11, 2022 8:54 pm

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#18 Post by Glenn Eagles » Fri Feb 11, 2022 8:55 pm

My Carburettors all restored and ready :)

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#19 Post by James Davies » Sat Feb 12, 2022 10:55 am

The finish on the carbs looks fantastic. Bright silver, just as they were originally. Can you tell us how you did it?

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#20 Post by Glenn Eagles » Sat Feb 12, 2022 4:52 pm

James, my restoration specialist got them done outside house in Melbourne Australia

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#21 Post by Glenn Eagles » Wed Mar 23, 2022 9:02 pm

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#22 Post by Eric Huffman » Wed Mar 23, 2022 11:10 pm

That thing is legit! Keep the progress reports coming please!

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#23 Post by Glenn Eagles » Thu Mar 24, 2022 12:20 am

Thanks Eric,
I have the matching engine to the 55 PreA which is amazing.

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Re: 1955 PreA 356 Sunroof Project Down Under

#24 Post by Eric Huffman » Thu Mar 24, 2022 9:07 am

The Whole thing is amazing! My oldest sister has lived in Australia for more than 40 years outside of Adelaide. Now I have another good reason to go for a visit.

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