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by bucket
30th September 2012 - 8:47pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

Still here still working on it when got time and not raining ,paint soon will put pics up when I get a chance ..
Jon
by bucket
30th January 2012 - 11:23pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

and so some more.... http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1070006.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1070009.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1070010.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpi...
by bucket
21st January 2012 - 9:35pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

a few more so close to finishing the welding i can smell it .. http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1060983.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1060985.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1060986.JPG http:/...
by bucket
5th December 2011 - 12:42am
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

couple more hours today.. http://a3.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/380537_185621514863634_100002473613469_373821_1277578912_n.jpg http://a1.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/386108_185622098196909_100002473613469_373822_628954881_n.jpg http://a6.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc7/384800_1...
by bucket
28th November 2011 - 11:16pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

hi managed to sneak sum more time in.... big push now im hoping , also call in sum favours for big prep for paint... http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1060829.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1060831.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/ga...
by bucket
16th September 2011 - 11:26pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

Hi cheers for your praise ,I work on a car body shop 4 days ,aweek the other day doin resto stuff for spooky club members and freinds would do it all the time if could make it pay ,also do a lot of engine builds and such likes ...
Getting close to paint now ,just tryin to fit it in ...
Jon
by bucket
16th September 2011 - 6:54pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

Hi I can remember I used a vice set at the correct width then gently hammers them inwith a 10 mm deep reach snap on socket ,then gentley bent the swage into it ,then tidyed up with a small air grinder and dremmel... Hope this helps Jon.. Also looking back at the photos you can see a weird sqaure was...
by bucket
15th September 2011 - 8:25pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

hi im back finaly found sum time to get back on the old girl.... got a new bonnet with need of small repairs .. http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/2-98E25F4A-641371-800.jpg http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/2-314C76A7-860190-800.jpg http://www.spookyvw.or...
by bucket
26th April 2011 - 9:46pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

getting a bit sad now spent 2 hours getting the petrol flap to fit right.. http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050905.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050927.JPG then fit the pop outs ,had no hole in pillar so drilled those then rivn...
by bucket
20th April 2011 - 10:34pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

hoorah mouldings on ,couple more bits to do then body of !!!!! http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050888.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050890.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050893.JPG http:/...
by bucket
23rd March 2011 - 6:34pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 73 Squareback ULU907M
Replies: 8
Views: 2230

Re: 73 Squareback ULU907M

Wow this car was owned by a mate a few years back he bought it and put it in a shed and looked at it for a few years then moved it on , had a type 4 engine in it that ran real ruff and pissed fuel out of the carbs.. How many owners it had now was high when he had it ... Be nice to see it back on roa...
by bucket
21st March 2011 - 7:52pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: replacing bonnet springs....
Replies: 3
Views: 423

Re: replacing bonnet springs....

Cheers guys I thought that would be the case ,guess Volkswagen had a special tool for the job, sumthing not to look forward to when painted .. :(
by bucket
20th March 2011 - 8:00pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Inner/outer sills replacement
Replies: 4
Views: 514

Re: Inner/outer sills replacement

Hi sills are very structural also there are 3panels in all ,have look in readers rides at my post (72 auto sqaure) for a blow by blow look at how I replaced them.
Hope this helps
Jon
by bucket
20th March 2011 - 7:02pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: replacing bonnet springs....
Replies: 3
Views: 423

replacing bonnet springs....

hi havin just removed the second bonnet spring thought id ask if there is any easy way to get them back on ,vw had a set way to fit bug deck lid springs with out damage to vehicle and fitter ..
Is it mentioned in the bentley manuals ..
cheers jon
by bucket
20th March 2011 - 6:58pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

more from weekend.... :D http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_Image0540.jpg http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_Image0541.jpg http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_Image0542.jpg http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums...
by bucket
12th March 2011 - 10:31pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

hoorah for more ,not long till body off... :badgrin: http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050633.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050635.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050636.JPG http://www.spook...
by bucket
6th March 2011 - 10:09pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

managed to sqeeze in a few hours over weekend ,gappin n/s wing and door, door and wing not great at to because the glass is not quite the rite shape and gap was very small... sanded out the gap but door sat in about 6 mm hard to see in pics.. http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/...
by bucket
28th February 2011 - 10:10pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

nice cheers.... :lol:
by bucket
27th February 2011 - 5:36pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

hoorah managed to get a couple of hours on the old girl today, before it pissed down ,but has got me fired up again hope for better weather next weekend...
by bucket
31st January 2011 - 7:26pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Day mouldings
Replies: 3
Views: 549

Re: Day mouldings

hi gaz get sum second hand ones i got a fella who is a fibre glasser by trade he can fill them in the proper way ,he did mine for schange of indicaters...
jon
by bucket
30th January 2011 - 11:09pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: .
Replies: 23
Views: 4362

Re: '72 Square project

wow its like looking back to mine a year ago ,shaw keep ya busy that will let me know if ya need advice or measure ments etc ...
jon
by bucket
30th January 2011 - 10:58pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

hi havnt had a chance to get near it for ages rebiult 3 engines one gearbox over christmas period always busy for me ,now the missis wants me to decorate so hopfuly next couple of weeks and im back on.... :D
by bucket
17th December 2010 - 8:49pm
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

still here nothing to report ,to cold to many sets of grand parents to visit etc ,plus broke my split engine ...
roll on new year back into sqaure time...
by bucket
22nd November 2010 - 12:29am
Forum: Members' Cars and Project News
Topic: 72 auto square
Replies: 121
Views: 21184

Re: 72 auto square

sum more.. http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050436.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050437.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/normal_P1050441.JPG http://www.spookyvw.org.uk/gallery/albums/userpics/10003/n...
by bucket
21st November 2010 - 7:00pm
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: I'm really cold!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: I'm really cold!!!

more clothes a micro fibre cloth for the screen and chain smoke and also 1/4 lite open works for me in my split.... :badgrin: