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Post by 77mali on Wed Feb 11, 2015 8:49 pm

77 shows two "Reds" & "Firethorn Iridescent".  I think it's "Buccaneer Red" -code 75 in the pic.

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http://paintref.com/cgi-bin/colorcodedisplay.cgi?type=paint&paint=36957&gmcode=WA4330&smodel=Pontiac&syear=1977&smanuf=GM&sname=Buccaneer%20Red



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Post by Hawk03 on Sat Jun 27, 2015 2:55 pm

There it goes...

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..to have the new exhaust and cross member installed.

I also created new clear plastic for the gauge bezel. I tried cleaning up the old one but it wasn't getting as clean as I would have like so I decied it was easier and faster to just make new ones. I don't need any plastic on the right side since I have after market gauges that already have plastic covers.

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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Sat Jun 27, 2015 4:17 pm

Nice.
You are a plasticsmith.
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Post by thatfnthing on Mon Jun 29, 2015 9:56 am

Nice work!
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Post by Hawk03 on Wed Sep 09, 2015 11:24 am

Its on the road! It drives and sounds great.



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Post by thatfnthing on Wed Sep 09, 2015 12:39 pm

Woohoo! Congrats!
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Post by 77mali on Thu Sep 10, 2015 6:54 am

thatfnthing wrote:Woohoo!  Congrats!

x2!!!
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Post by Hawk03 on Fri Sep 11, 2015 10:13 pm

Thanks guys! The short time I drove it it was a lot of fun to drive (about 20 miles). The thermostat needs replacing and then I will be able to drive it more.

This video has a better sound for the exhaust.

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Post by Hawk03 on Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:54 pm

Progress.


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Post by thatfnthing on Mon Mar 21, 2016 9:10 am

Lookin' good! Arms tired yet?
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Post by Hawk03 on Mon Mar 21, 2016 9:50 am

thatfnthing wrote:Lookin' good!  Arms tired yet?

I knew I wouldn't be good at completing the body work so I outsourced it. Hopefully it will be done by the end of next month.
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Post by Hawk03 on Mon Jul 11, 2016 1:47 pm

While I wait for the real thing to be painted here is a miniature version. The model is one of the ones from eBay I painted with a metal body and I probably should have done more prep work to make the paint stick better it came out okay. It looks better in pictures though.

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Post by 77mali on Mon Jul 11, 2016 5:19 pm

That's cool! Like the color Very Happy
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Post by Roadcaptain S3 on Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:12 pm

Thumbs up
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Post by Hawk03 on Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:53 pm

Color is being sprayed.... here is a sneak peak.

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Post by Hawk03 on Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:05 pm

Car is painted! I haven't seen it in person but looks good in the pics. Hopefully in the next couple of weeks I will be able to work on finishing some loose ends. I had the rear light surrounds painted, '74 headlight buckets installed and also installed a '74/'75 bumper which all turned out pretty good I think. Excited to see the new wheels on it.


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Post by 77ElClassic on Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:39 pm

That is lookin' great.
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Post by Hawk03 on Fri Oct 07, 2016 6:39 pm

77ElClassic wrote:That is lookin' great.

Thanks! Here is an updated pic with new wheels and tires. I also changed out the rear springs. The belltech rear springs were too squishy and sat too low. I'm not all convinced with the new springs, wish they were a tad lower but it looks decent and rides/handles good.

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Post by Limey SE on Sat Oct 08, 2016 12:35 am

Overall I think its a Kik A$$ Job ONLY thing I would have done different is Black the Tail Panel to contrast against the Red Tails

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Post by Hawk03 on Thu Oct 13, 2016 10:11 pm

I found a couple of pictures of when I first bought my car in December 1995. It looks a little different today than it did then. I will try and upload more pics of when I first tried to do body work and have the car repainted in the late '90s.

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Post by Hawk03 on Mon May 15, 2017 8:37 pm

Finally finished dyeing my interior pieces, I had to redye all of them using SEM brand paints. I didn't keep track of how many cans I used and I don't know if I want to know, lol. Below are the door and rear panels. I think they turned out pretty good. I'm planning on installing the carpet, new seats and panels this weekend.


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Post by fasrnur on Mon May 15, 2017 8:39 pm

That looks great Hawk. I did the same thing and I think I might have gone thru about 6 cans. lol
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Post by Damon23 on Mon May 15, 2017 8:43 pm

That white is phenomenal. I'd like to ditch my cloth door and rear panels for plain vinyl. Preferably without the buttons too.

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Post by Hawk03 on Tue May 16, 2017 9:54 am

Thanks guys, I'm pretty excited to see the interior all together. I doubt if I have time to put the headliner in so that will look a little off since its red. Oh and the dash of course needs some work but I have a plan that will hopefully turn out okay.
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Post by Hawk03 on Mon May 22, 2017 9:33 pm

Installed the carpet, new seats and console over the weekend. Went to my first car show as well. It was in the 40's and windy so it wasn't much fun.

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I temporarily installed the door panels to see how it all would come out. I still need to dye the rear seat and mess with the dash.

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