It`s comming together now. First test assembly has been done this week and the overall result is really exciting. Now we can start to polish the surface. Electrical wiring has to be done on the dashboard; we are awaiting some weiterlesen
After we have finished to clean the interior woodwork and repainted it, we started building the interior parts like the two walls closing the front cabin and side walls as well as covers in the front cabin. The dashboard has weiterlesen
Unfortunately the original engines had been taken out in the late 80ies and were refitted by newer Chrysler engines. So searching M80 brought me to David van Nees and I purchased two of them. Still sitting in his house and weiterlesen
We were quite lucky, that almost all chrome parts were still mounted on the ship. Only some were missing like the middle air intake covers, the ones surrounding the engine covers and some other small bits and pieces. Morosini in weiterlesen
First time sunlight….
Well, that appeared to be a bit more work than expected as we had to avoid any cracks or bends on the newly built deck.