Twin Grille Roadster

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Rusty Ferrell
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Twin Grille Roadster

#1 Post by Rusty Ferrell » Mon Jan 03, 2022 5:23 pm

I bought what I thought was a pretty nice roadster.
Fully painted but not assembled. Wow was I wrong.
So her are a couple pictures on with paint, the way I bought it and now bare metal with 40 pounds of Bondo removed. Oh well, had it been lead instead it would have added about 300 pounds to the car’s weight.
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Jon Schmid
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Re: Twin Grille Roadster

#2 Post by Jon Schmid » Mon Jan 03, 2022 9:01 pm

Rusty, unless the car takes after your name (:P), your Roadster is one of 249 ever built. Please keep that in mind as you go through the restoration headaches. And if it's a Super 90, yikes!!! :D Good luck!!!

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Re: Twin Grille Roadster

#3 Post by Puygranier Antoine » Wed Jan 05, 2022 8:10 am

That is a great project, keep us updated with the progress !

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Jules Dielen
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Re: Twin Grille Roadster

#4 Post by Jules Dielen » Thu Jan 13, 2022 10:40 pm

I feel your pain Rusty! I went through the same with my D.

Took only a few years but it came out better than it ever was. Hang in there! And keep in mind, the money isn't gone, it just belongs to someone else now :)
Jules

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