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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 12-02-2014, 12:45 PM Thread Starter
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20+ yr project moving along

After buying and starting my 67 Fb. midlife project I'm finally seeing what will be a check off on my Bucket List.
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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 12-02-2014, 12:49 PM
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Tortoise and the Hare,......

Wife,........."You drove how far for that thing?"
Daughter,..."Theres no inside and it stinks."
Friend,......."Dude, thats a rusted piece of sheet."
Son,.........."This old car is cool."

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Looks great.

1965 Fastback 5F09C Caspian Blue
1965 Convertible 5F08C Silver Smoke Grey Metallic
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Paint looks gorgeous.


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The shop it's in is painting, installing interior. My Son's and I (mostly Son's + friends) are installing eng./tranny. We're shooting to have it home by 1st of yr.
My boys have been living with this project since they were 12 & 14.
When it's done it'll have standard black interior a TMI Sport Seat II.
289 bored .30 over,Lunatti cam shaved, ported heads w 351 I,E. valves. C4 w shift kit.
3.00 8" rear.
drivetrain is all orig. pieces except gearing.

Shelby 1 15" ten spoke wheels.
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Your Mustang looks great. Where did you get the car painted?.


Previous Mustangs,65 Fastback, 68 J code GT Coupe, 69 Coupe, & 70 Coupe.
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my painters site:
ridesrestored@gmail.com
Thanks, but that is just his e-mail address, not a web site.


Previous Mustangs,65 Fastback, 68 J code GT Coupe, 69 Coupe, & 70 Coupe.
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2000 Ranger Extd Cab 4X4 (My DD) w/01 lights & grille.
2008 Escape
1999 Explorer Sport (Wife's DD)
1969 Mustang Coupe (Project)
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"The times I've been mistaken, its impossible to say". - The Moody Blues.
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Tortoise and the Hare,......
Israel and the hare,... Btw, gimpy congrats your car looks fantastic, love that color.
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Thanks. It's coming out great. The painter claims I'll be able shave looking at it.
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Thanks for the info.


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