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  1. My fight with a parking lot curb, and the result, and the fix

    Factory Five Roadsters
    First-time poster, thought this might help the other bodywork newbs. I drove forward over a parking space barrier, ripped off the chin scoop and punished myself by learning fiberglass and paint work (car was painted by its first owner). Materials: Booth made in my garage from plastic sheeting...
  2. Roadster Paint

    Ask Street Rod Painter!
    I've been off here for a while, been busy working...finally completely caught up and looking for more roadsters to paint. So Call me NOW to reserve your spot and have your roadster looking great for the summer season. Special deals for re-paints as well as new roadsters. Cheers, SRP
  3. Bodywork/Paint in Evansville, IN area?

    Factory Five Roadsters
    So I'm getting close... the engine is running, just got tires mounted, and I'll probably go-cart this weekend. Not sure how I'm going to get the bodywork done yet, but I have to be done to loan the car out for my niece's wedding in June. Anybody had their FFR painted in the Evansville, IN or...
  4. Body work question - door/hood/trunk edge finishing

    Factory Five Roadsters
    How did you finish the edges to set gaps? For example, how far back did you recess the edge... then build back up with HSRF to cover the fibers... then form the edge? Did you form the HSRF over both the top and bottom of the edges to give it more surface area to grab (top/bot/edge) or did you...
  5. Body / Chassis Prep and Paint Procedure Sequence

    Factory Five Roadsters
    Here is my plan to get my body work done, please let me know if this is reasonable, if not make suggestions. 1. I have front / rear suspension installed, engine and tranny ready to install. 2. I was going to install the engine / trans / 4x4 headers. 3. Install body with all components...
  6. StreetRodPainter's website has been redone !

    Ask Street Rod Painter!
    StreetRodpainter's website has been re-done ! check it out and tell me if you find any bugs. (the services page is under construction) Click on the image to go to the Website ! and If you want your SRP-painted car to be displayed in the "Customer Car Gallery" let me know, send me some images...
  7. Bodywork and paint in Ottawa area

    Canadian Region by Specialty Car Parts Canada
    Hi everyone, I'm brand new here. Just go my kit last week and am starting to get everything organized. Where did you Ottawa area guys get your bodywork done? I'm looking for someone who does excellent work, cost isn't much of an issue.
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