Finally paint the rear quarters and trunk area

With all the repairs completed to the back half of the car.  I want to protect the area from any future rust.  It’s time to paint the back half of the car with a rust encapsulating paint. The boring part of all this is what seems like endless hours of wire wheeling to remove any loose rust, scale and old […]

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Radiator support, and inner fender wall install, and some misc repairs

A while ago I posted on removing inner fender wall on the passenger side. I you recall I talked about how thin the aftermarket panel that was installed when I got the car, and how the new Dynacorn panel was much better quality.  In this post I’ll cover installing the fenderwell, and the radiator support. To begin I had to mark where all the […]

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Winter wonder land, or how to media blast in your garage

Media or sand blasting makes a huge mess. Essentially you force a volume of abrasive media (Baking soda, aluminum oxide, glass, walnut shells, etc.) through a gun with high pressure air. This process generates two effects, one any paint, rust or other soft/loose material is blown away leaving clean metal. And two the media plus whatever it removed is also […]

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