Steady Progress – The Dash

Posted by Administrator on June 28, 2010 at 11:36 pm

We liked how well the Eastwood Thermal – Coustic Barrier material installed on the firewall and the floor in the passenger compartment that we extended it into the trunk. Following that installation and in preparation for installing the dash we installed the refurbished fresh air duct and brake pedal assembly. Lastly, we installed the refurbished [...]

Insulation Install Complete

Posted by Administrator on June 20, 2010 at 11:49 pm

I have completed insulation of the passenger compartment. I didn’t carry the insulation into the trunk but will do so later if required. I still have four sheets of insulation remaining. I believe that is enough to do the interior of the doors (behind the windows). In addition my review of the insulation material got [...]

Engine Installed!

Posted by Administrator on June 2, 2010 at 12:53 am

The project achieved a major milestone yesterday when John and Kenneth Ringo of Advanced Automotive Repair and Speedshop located in Jasper, TX installed an our engine and transmission.   The refurbishment of the 440 cid engine and the rebuild of the 727B transmission were reported on previously. The chassis is now back in our garage awaiting further reassembly.   If you [...]