Rough Cut

hood scoop Cardboard cutouts

Here's a couple close-ups on how the hood scoop was constructed. The top piece, of course, was cut from the original hood and trimmed. Cardboard cutouts are used to build up the sides. Then ist just a matter of laying the fabric and resin.

door handle / latch passenger door

The lower insides of the doors and window frames are steel and gives them a good, solid feel. The latches are heavy-duty as well and open and close easily.

gauges from Competition Specialties Vintage Air system

A full set of gauges from Competition Specialties will keep the driver informed and the layout makes them easy to read. The ventsyou see are for the Vintage Air system hiding behind the dash.

sear dome lights.

Seat mounts are being mocked-up here. Overhead interior lights, one over each of the four seat positions, are being wired.


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