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Roof

The original roof section was in very poor shape, rotten in fact. I bought a new roof section, massaged it and placed it on the roof. After some delicate welding and carefull body work, it is now in palce. With the hi-build primer it looks great.

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Picking up a new roof section from the DDB
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Hammering out the dents in the new roof
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Before cutting
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Paint removed along the cut line
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Removed section showing lotsa rust
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Roof section removed
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Cleaned
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Inner shelf repaired and painted with anti-rust paint
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Laying the old roof on the new
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First test fit of new section
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New section looking like a good fit
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Tacked in place
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The completed roof section repaired
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A little bondo along the weld
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Now primered - looking at the curve
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Sun roof section looks to fit well
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Now with hi-build primer
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No bumps now
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Looks like it was always there.

 

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Last reviewed 15-Mar-2016 ->->->->

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