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    Today and tomorrow will be the last push to get...

    Today and tomorrow will be the last push to get things in order before the Painter picks up the car on Saturday evening. As of right now, it's been hands-off on the car and spending more time...
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    Just as a bit of a follow up, the foam insulation...

    Just as a bit of a follow up, the foam insulation experiment concluded last night. I'm not going to call it a success but not a failure either. I believe with the right process and a little warmer...
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    I tried something around the auxiliary fuse block...

    I tried something around the auxiliary fuse block to see if it would work (I will report back as it is still drying, however I am hopeful). I had an area on either side that I wanted to insulate a...
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    I was able to get a few more small things done...

    I was able to get a few more small things done this weekend. As mentioned previously, the car is scheduled to go to the Painters this next weekend. I know that by looking at the current state of the...
  5. Thread: Hard Top Winch

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    I have been thinking about a four post design...

    I have been thinking about a four post design with two cross rods that would go through the window openings. When the (4) vertical lift rods were raised slightly, the car could be driven out from...
  6. Thread: Hard Top Winch

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    Couple of ideas... ...

    Couple of ideas...

    https://thefactoryfiveforum.com/showthread.php?5740-Going-Topless!-The-summer-is-here!-Hard-Top-Removal-Video

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DtJ_HkrwXRY
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    Finally got the fit-up done on the fab cover for...

    Finally got the fit-up done on the fab cover for the solenoid. I will have chromed Monday, but wanted to confirm fit before doing so. My design, but I can't take the credit for forming or weld (I can...
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    This sounds like a great idea...once Kory has my...

    This sounds like a great idea...once Kory has my car, I'll be up there at least once a week.
  9. I added a couple auxiliary fuse blocks with...

    I added a couple auxiliary fuse blocks with breakers to a panel in the passenger side lower floorboard. It offers constant hot and switched circuits all fused from Painless...

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  10. Thread: Kit 075 Restart

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    Beautiful car Bill! Can't say enough about the...

    Beautiful car Bill! Can't say enough about the job you and Kory's team have done! Lucky for me, I'll be taking your spot at his shop next weekend! :cool:
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    Yeah, the most time consuming part was drilling...

    Yeah, the most time consuming part was drilling the holes. Anyone with access to a Bridgeport or CNC Mill could knock this out pretty quickly (ours were full at work). And honestly, all you really...
  12. Thread: Car cover?

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    This is what it looked like at SEMA a couple...

    This is what it looked like at SEMA a couple years back... https://www.factoryfive.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/IMG953034-1.jpg
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    I did get the aluminum back in last weekend and...

    I did get the aluminum back in last weekend and for the most part it went back in fairly easy. One thing I did add (and difficult to see in the photo) is I cut and placed some rubber gasket material...
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    That's a nice set-up DT! I am a big fan of the...

    That's a nice set-up DT! I am a big fan of the Bluetooth units, however I am going with Front and Rear facing cameras and typically these require the double-din LCD's.
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    I had this issue as well, the first time I...

    I had this issue as well, the first time I installed my steering wheel. I hadn't seen the Ididit information, but I did loosen the nut a bit and pulled the steering wheel back about 1/16", placed a...
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    Do you what that dimension is? Have you had...

    Do you what that dimension is? Have you had issues with them rubbing ever? I've heard that many of the cars set up with the tight fender clearance are not for driving just show. I like the look of...
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    Bike Fender Options

    For those that are far enough along and have chosen to use the Bike Fenders, how much space are you allowing for between the tire and fenders?

    Thanks
  19. Thread: Tampa33Build

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    Beautiful build! Congratulations.

    Beautiful build! Congratulations.
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    Great mock up and layout on the speakers! Few...

    Great mock up and layout on the speakers! Few questions for you, who's rear fenders did you go with, what is your rear wheel & tire size and finally do you plan on bringing the speakers outside of...
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    I decided to just go with a dab of RTV High Temp...

    I decided to just go with a dab of RTV High Temp Sealant and then let it dry. Since I had the panels off and I had some leftover Lizard Skin...everything got a heaping dose of LS Ceramic. I hit the...
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    So only four hours later I have all the aluminum...

    So only four hours later I have all the aluminum that I need to take out out (and the trans tunnel and cover of course)...wasn't as bad as I thought it would be...

    This is the old Passenger Floor...
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    sturigus83, I appreciate your kind comments and...

    sturigus83, I appreciate your kind comments and look forward to following your build. I have been absolutely blessed in life (and with my build) as my wife has been my biggest supporter. Every time I...
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    Bill, Kory actually did crank yours up for me the...

    Bill, Kory actually did crank yours up for me the other day and it did sound very good. My generation grew up in low-rider trucks and thumping bass. Now that I am much older but only a little smarter...
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    Sound & Audio Options

    As I plan out my interior, I find (more like confirm) what I already knew and that is that there is little room in the vehicle for a "quality" audio set-up. I am thinking these areas with regards to...
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