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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Mon 21 Nov 2016, 8:05 pm

Some ropey bmf done, intake dechromed to tidy up the injectors.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Mon 21 Nov 2016, 8:50 pm

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Mon 21 Nov 2016, 9:07 pm

You could nearly use them for golf tees.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Mon 21 Nov 2016, 9:17 pm

Lol, What you going to re-finish them with?
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Mon 21 Nov 2016, 9:56 pm

I'll try the magic powder over black and see how it looks Gary, should be OK, I can build up the injection system and not have to man handle it too much.
It can always be touched up anyway.

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Tue 22 Nov 2016, 12:42 am

Looking good Shay.

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Tue 22 Nov 2016, 9:11 am

I'll look forward to that Shay.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Tue 22 Nov 2016, 2:16 pm

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I'll try the magic powder over black and see how it looks Gary, should be OK, I can build  up the injection system and not have to man handle it too much.
It can always be touched up anyway.

Or you could use that chrome Alclad I sent you .....
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Tue 22 Nov 2016, 6:52 pm

Not through the simple a/b I have Geoff, I thought it has to be sprayed at a low pressure?

The Kosutte Ginsan should be easier, we'll see. I have that Alclad for ages now!
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Tue 22 Nov 2016, 11:55 pm

I forgot how "plain" the injector manifold really is. Without paint or chrome I can tell. The stacks, without chrome do look a bit odd, kind of like parts for scale model bagpipes. Scary thought!
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Wed 23 Nov 2016, 12:02 am

God forbid, we have Uileann pipes over here, they're not as bad as bagpipes. still bad though.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Wed 23 Nov 2016, 1:27 am

Do them semi gloss black Shay, they'd look cool.

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Wed 23 Nov 2016, 1:52 am

Ooh, Mc Laren Cam Am style, there's an idea Curt, red inside for the tips of the injector tubes..
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Wed 23 Nov 2016, 1:54 am

Ya baby! Do it.

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Wed 23 Nov 2016, 8:25 pm

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Wed 23 Nov 2016, 8:50 pm

They look good in black, polished metal for me though. I'm sure you'll do them justice whichever way you go Shay.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Fri 25 Nov 2016, 10:02 pm

Magic powder over gloss black, it looks very dark in person, I'll wait until daylight to see what it looks like.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Fri 25 Nov 2016, 10:22 pm

I like those Shay.

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Fri 25 Nov 2016, 10:43 pm

Thanks Curt, I can't seem to find Spaztix stuff here anywhere.

A word of warning on the Kosutte, I hadn't opened mine for maybe 2 years, and while it's still powder, it's not as fine as it was, I can only assume I didn't close the lid tightly enough last time I used it.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Fri 25 Nov 2016, 11:04 pm

Nice going Shay.
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Fri 25 Nov 2016, 11:31 pm

Get your AB working buy a cheap compressor off eBay from China and I will send you some over.

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Sat 26 Nov 2016, 8:33 am

Brilliant result Shay. 
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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Sat 26 Nov 2016, 10:59 am

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Get your AB working buy a cheap compressor off eBay from China and I will send you some over.

I've been trying to persuade him onto an AB for years Curt but snowballs in Hell springs to mind!!! 

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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Sat 26 Nov 2016, 12:59 pm


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PostSubject: Re: 65 Mustang altered   Sat 26 Nov 2016, 4:47 pm

Oh, MAN! Airbrushes are sooo much fun. The first few times (just like being a newbie with computers) they seem awkward, but with time and playing with them, they become a preferred tool. Only downside is the cleaning. Best to you in adventures ahead!
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