November 26, 2002
nose has been trial fit. The straight edge hanging off the
front establishes a center line from the body and the chassis.
All our marks are
to assure that the nose is glassed on in the right position.
Now the old nose
has been cut off and is ready for the new nose to be glassed
Here, the new nose
is in position.
Now, the final
Now it's glassed
This process took
about 1 hour.
Before we can take
the body back off the chassis, we have to add the fender lip.
We do this by looking
at original pictures.
The pictures are
necessary to get the proper radius of the opening.
The back edge of
the fender (on the long nose) has a different shape than a
standard Carrera 6.
hands are the masters (that's me, Kevin) they are better looking
in this close up shot.
While I'm doing
the left fender, Jack is doing the right. Jack got a haircut
yesterday because he is going to Costa Rica next week for
a fishing vacation (we're all jealous).
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