1969 Mercury Cyclone Spoiler Cale Yarborough Special Restoration; Phase 7 – More Fun



img_4163-small.JPGIt is really starting to look more and more like a car. The paint is fresh and it has wheels under it!img_4164-small.JPG

There are still body panels to hang but it looks good.

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New paint was applied everywhere.

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The fenders, doors, hood and trunk lid were painted off the car for better coverage on all parts.

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The panels are starting to go back on. Note the engine ready to go in.

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Wet sanding the new paint is under way. This is a scary time for me; all that new paint and clear and then scuff it up and sand it off. I know it will look better but wow this eats at ya!



img_4856-small.JPGThe engine is back home for the first time in over a year.Next time more sanding and assembly.

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