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    DITTO on Ryan Valin, he will help make sure you...

    DITTO on Ryan Valin, he will help make sure you get it through, I picked mine up and had no issues getting through the border by simply paying the taxes, they didn't even check my rental truck!
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    If you need to add blocking to affix stuff to it...

    If you need to add blocking to affix stuff to it I would recommend a proper adhesive like an ITW Plexus MA550. It's expensive and stinks however it will adhere like crazy! The only real downfall is...
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    WOW! That is way different! Better for FFR to...

    WOW! That is way different! Better for FFR to fabricate and you to install however how do they show this is finished? Even though there was "challenges" with the original hard top, regardless of...
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    Now that I am well into getting the clear sanded,...

    Now that I am well into getting the clear sanded, I am looking forward to planning the assembly of various components, one of which is the installation of the door panels including the door arm...
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    I actually did not use that lip to attach my side...

    I actually did not use that lip to attach my side panel in the end, since my theme allowed me to have exposed fasteners that look like rivets I opted to simply add two fasteners through the panel...
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    Well everytime I move forward I discover a new...

    Well everytime I move forward I discover a new little tool or product that helps in the progression of the build. Here is a small kit that I took a chance on and VERY glad I did. In building my own...
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    YUP, I lived that dustfest over the last 5 months...

    YUP, I lived that dustfest over the last 5 months too!!!!! Glad to be in wet sanding and not have that dust anymore!!
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    So the newer top has no inside liner other than...

    So the newer top has no inside liner other than the area where you can put in a sunroof if you wanted to??? Would appreciate seeing a picture of that id possible, that's a step back in my opinion. If...
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    I also see that the Gen 2 hard top fits better to...

    I also see that the Gen 2 hard top fits better to the body and has more distinctive lines that line uop with the body better. I would be interested how the windows will go in if you have some. Nice...
  10. Thread: Wind Wings

    by AJT '33
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    This winter I will be fabricating fiberglass add...

    This winter I will be fabricating fiberglass add ons that will allow me to run with the windshield and my power windows. The piece I am making would attach to the window and fill the gap between the...
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    I had a piece of aluminum block cut to the...

    I had a piece of aluminum block cut to the correct height and size and installed it between the transmission and the bracket supplied by FFR to shim it up to where it was needed, I also used longer...
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    Well more clear coat sanding and also getting all...

    Well more clear coat sanding and also getting all those miscellaneous parts setup and painted. The one part that I decided to do a little differently is the front grill. Decided to have it sent out...
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    Well, once all the paint was done and then I let...

    Well, once all the paint was done and then I let it sit for a good week, sometimes in the morning sun only, it's time to once again start the "Sanding" process!!! I knew that there would be more...
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    I understand all that work and planning will be...

    I understand all that work and planning will be worth it! Can you get a better shot of how you mounted both ends of the hood prop rod? That's the one item I did not do yet and would appreciate seeing...
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    Question on the nose cone/under grill lip: Is...

    Question on the nose cone/under grill lip: Is yours two pieces or one? Mine was one piece and was long on each side and not trimmed back, I actually removed a good 2" when I setup mine. I find it...
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    So if I missed it how much did you chop out of...

    So if I missed it how much did you chop out of it? As well, did you need to add a bit at the door side to side cut?
  17. Thread: Windshield Gap

    by AJT '33
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    Gen 1 or Gen 2 body? looks like Gen 1, I adjusted...

    Gen 1 or Gen 2 body? looks like Gen 1, I adjusted the body and my hard top to have a closer fit as i have both. Mine is a Gen 1 body.
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    Well my Canada Day weekend ended up being a...

    Well my Canada Day weekend ended up being a Painting Day's Weekend! Once I got all of the parts primed, washed, cleaned and ready, we kept finding little things that needed to be addressed, mostly...
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    Don't set your side panels until the hood and...

    Don't set your side panels until the hood and under grill lip are fitted and aligned. Once that is done then work on the side panels. I see you have the Gen 2 version so I would expect the alignment...
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    I just posted a response on virtually the same...

    I just posted a response on virtually the same thing here: https://thefactoryfiveforum.com/showthread.php?32595-Gen-1-body-fitment-at-firewall post#2, the gaps are normal and is more prevalent on the...
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    Mine fit the same way however was better once I...

    Mine fit the same way however was better once I had raised the rear of the body to get that critical dimension (45.5" maybe, cant remember) that FFR requires for the door and Hardtop fitment. Clamp...
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    Final primer applied and now to sand those areas...

    Final primer applied and now to sand those areas and then everything to 600 grit dry prior to painting the base coats and clear top coats by the end of next week.
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    I spoke with Tony at FFR a whiles back on this...

    I spoke with Tony at FFR a whiles back on this and he suggested that I grind the hex portion round to match the bolt body (he said its not needed). This keeps the hole in the body small and you have...
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    I will need to get back to you, the one that he...

    I will need to get back to you, the one that he described that I liked best was described as a round bulb with a tail, the tail would be glued in by the adhesive and the bulb would sit between the...
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    Yup, done it, will be trimming back the rear...

    Yup, done it, will be trimming back the rear window a bit to have a more even clearance. My glass guys said this was not a problem as the window is laminated (A1) and not tempered so they can do it....
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