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by danny
Sat Feb 09, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: 2nd Gen RX7 Rides & Projects
Topic: White Fc Convertible
Replies: 20
Views: 1746

Re: White Fc Convertible

Seeing all the right moves there. Take your time and do it thorough. Later on, you will be glad you did all that work when reassambling the car.
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by danny
Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

Yes, you got it right! 7j13. Problem will be finding new tyres for these. 13r60x205 seems to be the max. these days. Any Suggestions? The Dunlops are 225.
by danny
Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

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Picked up some extra wheels. And the last ones of the rusty places on the body are repaired. At last!
by danny
Thu Dec 27, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

Think i will keep the Ronal wheels that came with te car. They are nice and straight, no damage, just a good cleaning and repaint.
by danny
Thu Dec 27, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

Keeping te car original...some things about these RX7's, could be just a little better I think. I like to keep the overall look as stock as can be. However, i never realy liked the look of te original wheels, so these will be changed. The paintcode is R3, Renaissance Red. It's that orange/brown copp...
by danny
Wed Dec 26, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

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Roof repair! Had to replace both sides where the hinges are fitted, rustholes! Quick testfit, looks o.k. to me.
by danny
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

http://i65.tinypic.com/255rner.jpg http://i68.tinypic.com/wvebzm.jpg http://i66.tinypic.com/wciljp.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/imp7wz.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/29qh8q8.jpg Finally the underside of the car is rustfree and coated in epoxy. It has been a laborious and dirty job to get rid of all te ol...
by danny
Mon Nov 26, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

Well, it takes time and dedication. And a welder, grinder, sandpaper, paint, and other stuff. :lol:
by danny
Sat Nov 24, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

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Front end of the car is cleaned and repaired where necessary. Layer of epoxy sprayed on to it, ready for the next step.
by danny
Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Danny's RX7 FB
Replies: 35
Views: 2704

Re: Danny's RX7 FB

Well Adrian, all these works are very time-consuming as you will know. sheetmetal is not expensive, but labor is, and there is the problem if you have to pay some one else to do the work for you. Everything is made by hand with basic tools, some are selfmade. Hamers, pieces of pipe, pliers, snips, a...