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Default My 63 vert rebuild project

I bought this 63 vert with both tops and a 327 4 speed. Geat body but needing a re build. here is what it looked like when I bought it last October.
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First I removed all the suspension and dropped the gas tank. to clean and paint.
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I had all the suspension parts power coated and rebuilt the diff and replaced the swing arms.
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Installed a bigger dewits aluminium radiator with dual electric fans. Removed the dash and installed the Vintage air system.
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stripped out the doors, re chromed the pillars and zinc plated the runners. re did the power window tracks, replaced the outer door handles and the inner support plates.
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The dash I painted red and replaced the glove box door,lock and liner. Stripped and repainted the glove box supports.
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Painted the dash
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replaced the gauge lenses cleaned the gauges an replaced the temp gauge.
All new switches and knobs. painted the instrument cluster front and back.

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stripped the steering wheel and varnished it with two coats.

The column I sanded and re painted
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Just finished painting the vert top bows and waiting for the new top,pads and tack strips.

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