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    Yesterday, 09:10 AM
    Jacob started a thread Cabin trim? in Roadster
    I haven't done the initial fit of the body yet but was wondering if it's a given that the front and rear turned down areas of the body need to be...
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    12-11-2017, 06:30 PM
    Filled the area with HSRF and sanded flush with the surface then used rage gold to finesse the surface: Kept finding some raw gelcoat in about...
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    12-11-2017, 06:22 PM
    Jacob added 10 photo(s) to album December 2017
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    12-06-2017, 09:44 PM
    Thanks all...just the info I needed. Actually did it this afternoon and it did take all of about 45 mins!
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    12-06-2017, 08:52 PM
    Uncurred Gelcoat problem I started today tackling the uncurred gel coat issue. Background on this...I was probing the seams with a pic and found 4...
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    12-06-2017, 08:28 PM
    Jacob created an album December 2017
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    12-05-2017, 09:23 PM
    Do most builders fabricate their aluminum cover over the teardrop shaped area under the trunk? Or do one of the vendors have this item?
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    12-01-2017, 06:37 PM
    Jacob replied to a thread Uncured gel coat? in Roadster
    I called FFR today and in summary they recommended the fix you mention, grind it out until no more goo, clean with acetone, fill with HSRF and finish...
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    12-01-2017, 10:34 AM
    Jacob replied to a thread Uncured gel coat? in Roadster
    thanks all!
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    11-30-2017, 08:27 PM
    Jacob replied to a thread Uncured gel coat? in Roadster
    Must be gelcoat, couldn't get off my fingers with paint thinner or anything else?
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    11-30-2017, 08:13 PM
    Jacob replied to a thread Uncured gel coat? in Roadster
    I got the complete kit August 2016. I haven't called FFR but guess I should. I was assuming this is a common issue? It looks to me that to make it...
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    11-30-2017, 06:05 PM
    Jacob started a thread Uncured gel coat? in Roadster
    Not sure exactly how to handle this but today I was probing around the seams as I was getting ready to start sanding the gel coat...and found some...
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    11-30-2017, 06:02 PM
    Jacob added 8 photo(s) to album November 2017
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    11-29-2017, 02:12 PM
    Sorta of an update: washed the fiberglass parts with Dawn to get rid of the accumulated dust, then wiped down x2 with degreaser and then used 3M...
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About Jacob
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Since I was very young always enjoyed cars and working with them. Currently have a 37 Ford and 29 Ford, sold an 08 Corvette to finance a MKIV that should be delivered around the first of September. The information base of this forum is off the scale and invaluable, would hope at some time I can provide just a small piece of the valuable info that others provide.
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Rogers, AR
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cars, guitars and grandkids
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Retired Environmental Eng

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MK IV complete Kit - 1st time builder started Sept 2016
Levy 306
T5
2015 Mustang IRS
Power steering - Levy setup, Breeze roll bars, Thompson trunk box
fuel injection, powder coating, sway bars, heater, wipers, 17 in wheels

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