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Hadrian do sills arches and wing rails. Klokkerholm do the A pillar skins, lower windscreen corners and the box section from A pillar to inner wing that will almost certainly be missing. Klo

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Got new front and rear pans,door jambs,battery panel,window bottom,rear lower quarters and sills on the way here plus a new bottle of gas,several rolls of wire,a large jar of Nescafe and a couple of pot noodles :D

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Got new front and rear pans,door jambs,battery panel,window bottom,rear lower quarters and sills on the way here plus a new bottle of gas,several rolls of wire,a large jar of Nescafe and a couple of pot noodles :D

Sounds like there is a bit more available than for Mantas.

Makes like much easier......

Looking forward to seeing this one come together

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And don't forget a barrel of patience biggrin.gifbiggrin.gif

Can only get that in 1ltr tins :D

Sounds like there is a bit more available than for Mantas.

Makes like much easier......

Looking forward to seeing this one come together

Think i bought all thats available and have got some serious fabrication still to do :(

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Can only get that in 1ltr tins :D

Think i bought all thats available and have got some serious fabrication still to do :(

You can get everything for the A pillars, windscreen bottoms, inner sills, floor, outer sills, inner arches, outer arches etc.

Just don't take too much out as once or you will end up with a swiss cheese, over faced and never finish.

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You can get everything for the A pillars, windscreen bottoms, inner sills, floor, outer sills, inner arches, outer arches etc.

Just don't take too much out as once or you will end up with a swiss cheese, over faced and never finish.

Where can you get inner sills from as not seen them anywhere yet,going to remake edge of inner arch as only bad towards sill end ...cheers

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Just a couple more pics .Decided to call it his and hers.She can have a Manta when there is dirt under her nails :D

Manta shape still better by far

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Hid all the rusty bits behind the Manta too make the Kadett look good (sorry better) :lol:

Where did you get the sticker (sign) thats in the window :thumbup what is the complete message.....Want one.

Love the Manta and colour, good luck with the Kadett. If you get it like Drew's it will be amazing.

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Got it from ebay ..Says Opel like a vauxhall....but better. Will be a long winded project on the Kadett as its just rotten. :(

Its looking good Mick :thumbup

cheers Ray if your stuck for something to do can always find you a wire brush :D

Liking your work so far and I've always wanted a Kadett Coupe. Keep it up.

Cheers so did i till this one ..bloody ebay :D

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Another update of ongoing rust conversion project

rebuilt headlight surround

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still got a good door gap after all that metal/rust being cut out

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Well worked out that its took 6 week to do from drivers side ,inner wing and across to o/s headlight surround ....sh*t got some time to go

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