Category Archives: Parts

Painting Jack & Brake Drums

Quiet couple of past weekends. I sandblasted my original jack and a couple of ratchets that I purchased from the UK as my original ratchet wasn’t working. They are a bit shorter than the Australian ratchet, but other than that … Continue reading

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More parts

The last couple of weeks have seen the roof stripped back and more parts being collected. I got all my parts back from powder coating and they look awesome. Most are still wrapped up but I got a few out … Continue reading

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What was old is new again

Picked up a box of parts that I had re-plated this afternoon. Some of the pieces look like new! Pretty happy and for what it cost I reckon it’s one of the easiest and cheapest ways to spruce up an … Continue reading

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More parts

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Not much work on the car this weekend but I did take some time to sort through a load of parts that arrived from the Cortina Owners Club last week. The owners club in the UK are awesome and with … Continue reading

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Parts

This afternoon I prepared a load of parts to be taken to the powder coater. I already took one load of interior parts a few months back and have been collecting all the rest of the parts to be cleaned … Continue reading

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All in

The more I thought about all the things I wanted to do to the car, the more I decided that the best plan of attack would be to go all in on a full ground up nut and bolt restoration. … Continue reading

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