The paintwork was completed by Moorland Classics.
The shell has gone home now and it will be fully rebuilt by the customer.
More pictures of the work:
Work completed,the shell has been transported to a body shop for a fresh coat of paint.
This topic is about a Classic Mini body shell restoration. 1998 MPI model. "Only" 20 years old,but worst then some 50-60 years old vehicle.
The shell came to us in a bad state,someone started the work on it,the front end has been removed,they blasted it here and there,but not primed it.....
Here comes the pictures:
Plastic wheel arch fitted,and checking other bits too....
Inside the front wings:
-All joints sealed
-For plastic wheel arches,we use stainless riv-nuts instead of the self tapping screws + stainless bolts AND the fitted riv-nuts having a rubber cap sealed around inside the arches to keep the moisture out …...
The Classic Mechanic
I am Laszlo Izso and I am The Classic Mechanic. We undertake part and full restoration and repairs of modern classics, classic and vintage cars. It is more than a business, it is a vocation as restoring these cars is my passion.