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Old 26th March 2009, 16:56   #16
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This is where we are now, on the verge of starting the paint work, this is just a coat of paint work, the filler work is almost over. will keep posting.

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Old 8th April 2009, 19:03   #17
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The hunt is on to paint the car a good maroon !!
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The hunt is on to paint the car a good maroon !!
That is remarkably quick work.

Im sure you are aware of this similar (?) Caddy of Nitin Dossa in Bombay. Here she is at last Sunday's event.
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That is remarkably quick work.

Im sure you are aware of this similar (?) Caddy of Nitin Dossa in Bombay. Here she is at last Sunday's event.
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Cars missing its fender pants!!?

What exactly are "fender pants"
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What exactly are "fender pants"
I suppose you mean the rear fender skirts. I don't recall if they were there earlier or not. Anyways not difficult to fabricate.

I think the Buick Roadmaster cabrio of the same collection also came with missing skirts, but I have seen them before.
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Hi,
The cadillac is almost 85 percent complete. We are now fitting up whatever is left and she would be ready in a weeks time, deep maroon is what fit into the scheme of things quiet well.

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Nice job Rajeev, Have the bumpers been hardchromed. DO you take any special precautions while chroming? BTW the Rover Steering box casting that your garage did for us has come out quite well. I need to take the car out for a spin once the monsoon gives a slight dry spell here.
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really nice resto job. i am surprised that more people havent appreciated it
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Great work, Rajiv. Eagerly awaiting the final result .
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The paint job looks absolutely fantastic! Amazing work.

Even the seat covers looks good, but personally, prefer the pinkish color from the pic Karlosdeville pasted. But still, fantastic job done!
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Great Restoration Job Sir!! Excellent!!
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Old 26th November 2010, 20:30   #28
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Rajiv thats a super restoration in process.

Were all spares intact before restoration or you had to source them?

in one of the photos i could see a SUV like vehicle is that a rage rover
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