10-04-10

Dashboard

Since i bought my bus 12 years ago i always had a 'cleaned' dashboard, the previous owner had cutted a big hole for a modern radio Huilen and filled the rest with filler...
Because i didn't know what was underneath i started by sanding the dash...i felt like an archaeologist
Lachen

The clean dash...bad pic

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Time for some sanding
my ashtray was stuck like hell...now i know it was because of the TEC7

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As you can see, he messed up the total dash by cutting into the grill

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So i searched a donor some time ago

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 So did some cutting on the donorpart, and last Tuesday it was time for some action Stoer

Molested dash removed

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Because i don't have a MIG welder my friend Gino helped me out, he's done lots of restorations and he's a pro!
Many thx Gino, couldn't do this without you!

Gino @ work doing some fine tuning

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 prepare for welding

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Spot welded

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After some welding and grinding it is starting to look like a original dash again Lachen

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Thursday...i did some filling and sanding

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Took this back to Gino to get his opinion...and he did some magic to it !

To be continued...

 

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