May 12, 2006
the tail has the final coat of paint, Andy is detailing the
inside with the infamous Porsche gray paint.
finishing the cockpit. He is finishing both seats and installing
the seat belts.
never quite detailed them the way all of us in the restoration
business do. We can't leave the detail work out because these
cars are seen and driven, not just driven like they did in
the old days.
you could see Porsche taking an hour to mask off the upholstery...not!
the carburetor tops and gave Andy the deed of fitting them
to the top of the carbs.
a carburetor from under the bench as a mock to fit the tops
before installing them on the car.
detail sanding, but careful detail sanding because you don't
want to scratch the clear surface.
These covers will darken as the resin cures and discolors
with the heat of the engine.
now opening the firewall for the seatbelts.
picture, you can see the steering next to the driver's seat.
We are told that this will have to be hooked up to the steering
column to work efficiently.
a few more historic shots...
Historic Photos Courtesy
of Sepp Greger - Reproduction Strictly Prohibited
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