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Cars > KSAVAGE57’s Garage > Albums > Candy Baby Gets a Restoration

 

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Utica, Michigan
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Description: As nice as this classic was before, it is even better after a frame-on restoration was completed in April 2009. The previous 7 year old candy apple red brandywine paint was a little ragged and needed a refresh. The new update includes 4 coats of silver metal flake under coat plus 9 coats of PPG Wineberry & then 3 clear coats (sometimes referred to as the previous named candy paint). This time the paint actually gleams & looks "wet". Check out the progress.
By: KSAVAGE57
Number of photos: 46
Updated: Sat May 16, 2009 10:09 pm
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1st rough sanding
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Charlie working his magic.
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John the-glass-man removes the windshields.
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Screwed & liquid solder --- screw heads are then sanded off
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A few spots required new sheet metal
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Repairing rear end cracks.
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Smoothing out the repairs.
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No more rust bubbles here.
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Over 60 SS & chrome pieces ready to go back on the 57.
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All original SS polished to show quality.
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Bob has 45 years experience with stainless steel. He polished over...
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Re-chromed door/window inside interior side trim.
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2nd stage of primer prep.
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7 coats of primer were used.
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Underside hood re-paint.
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