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    P6b project

    I love your work and dedication stue. I am now a long way behind you now I am finding it hard to find the time at the moment but I no I will get there in the end and will be worth it.
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    Project T Rex

    Hi stue though you had gone missing in action as not seen you on YouTube glad you are well. When I fitted my D post I took measurements from the C post to the D post and took measurements from the inner wheel arch to the D post. I used self tapping screws to hold it in place then refitted the...
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    4.6 engine information

    I have just got my hands on a range rover p38 4.6 engine and would like to rebuild it and fit it into my 3500s. I have a 5 speed LT77 gearbox fitted at the moment so should cope with the extra power and torque. I would like to keep it on HIF carbs. I no not ideal and will restrict power output...
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    Project T Rex

    I don't now how but I have lost the pictures for the repairs of the rear inner sill computers not my thing. So as you can see I have cut off the D post and inner part of the D post and also repaired part of the wheel arch. Hope I have got the new D post in the right place bit late now. I did...
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    New toy

    My friend who is a snap on rep when I asked the question about the warranty said hand tools are warranted for life against breakage only and not if they are worn out. Electrical tools for 12 months ie mig welders and they only have to supply spare parts for 8 years. Paul
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    P6b project

    Hi stue can you please slow down you are making me look very slow. Like me you are finding a lot more rust than expected due to previous poor repairs. I found four patches on top of each other on the near side rear sill. Keep up all the good work and hope to see you and your car one day. Paul
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    P6b project

    Hi stue I am also restoring a p6b see project t rex. I love watching you on YouTube I am behind you as finding time is my problem. I am fitting replacement D post at the moment as it was rusty top and bottom. I will post sum more picture soon. Keep up the grate work as it gives me the drive to...
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    Project T Rex

    Have now cut off step and repaird outer sill at the front. Fitted new step and refitted bottom of A post.
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    Project T Rex

    Don't no how but I have lost the picture of the rest of the repair to the rear of the sill. So now started on the outer sill at the front. Found poor repair to the jacking point and bottom of the A post has rust holes. Good job that when I bought this car it came with a 1971 2000 TC so I drilled...
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    New toy

    My snap on mig welder that I bought in 1985 stop working in the last week. So I have bought a R tech 180 mig welder. R tech were a delight to deal with and it is like day and night compared to my old transformer welder and does not blow holes all the time.So now back on with project T Rex if I...
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    Another New Guy

    Hi and welcome what a lovely looking car hope you enjoy it.
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    Project T Rex

    Had the vehicle inspector around today to check on the progress and the quality of the work. He said it was purrrrrrfect. Will post more pictures later today.
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    Project T Rex

    Just moving down the inner sill cutting out more rust and previous repairs. Once I have finished the inner sill i will then start on the outer sill. Just a bit worried about cutting inner and outer sill off at the same time.
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    Project T Rex

    Hi Tom W I still have a lot more to do so hopefully get the hang of welding again. My mig welder was purchased in about 1985 when I used to do hot rod racing and built my own cars. The mig has only 4 settings and the next seting is too high and blows holes in the metal. I am thinking of buying a...
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    Project T Rex

    So car now in the garage so let's get started. Out with the angle grinder and got cutting out the rust one piece at a time. First rusty piece now out. Made up new piece and welded in. Welding not pretty but hopefully strong.
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    Project T Rex

    Yeh will be slightly modded, not sure what yet, at end of project just want a tidy looking car and have it way I want it
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    Project T Rex

    Yes, after checking engine and gearbox no its fitted with a vitesse engine and gearbox running on carbs!
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    Project T Rex

    Hopefully in the many boxes tucked up in the garage
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    Project T Rex

    Bought this car last year - T Rex. Been trying to get one as a project for some time, had a few in my youth - many years ago, my first car being P6 2000 TC 1969 vintage, followed up by a couple of 3500. Wanted a project and this is definitely one! As I work through thought would post the...
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    New member seeking advice

    Hi have recently acquired a P6B. Been searching for companies that repair panels and have found a vast difference in cost for example Wins and J R Wadhams - one is twice as much as the other. Just wanted fo see if anyone could let me know if they feel best to pay higher price as result is twice...
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