MB212720 W-20306183

If you have an unrestored WWII jeep, we would like to see pictures, and hear your comments. NO EBAY or COMMERCIAL SALES.
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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by OzH » Mon Dec 24, 2018 8:37 am

3 or 4 months ago, with the help of my daughters boyfriend, we managed to lift the tub off the chassis

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Got lots of work to do on it but have been makings some progress..
Replaced the front hat channels

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Stripped, cut, filled and primed the dash and the footwells..

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Also taught myself how to weld... quite happy with the results..!

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First coat of OD is drying off as I type...!

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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by dpcd67 » Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:22 am

Very nice.
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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by Ralph » Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:58 am

Good work on those early hat channels, not seen too often...good for putting the Daughter's boyfriend to work...a lot of us have done that too... :D
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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by acespast » Mon Dec 24, 2018 10:42 am

Good work,most impressive restoration,thanks for sharing.
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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by OzH » Fri Dec 28, 2018 9:34 am

First coat of paint looks OK...

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And a nice comparison under the drivers seat..

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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by twinflyer17 » Fri Dec 28, 2018 2:44 pm

Nice job! I'm excited to continue watching your progress!
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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by OzH » Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:43 am

Some more progress shots.. painting and wiring up the tub

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Beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel..!

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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by twinflyer17 » Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:40 pm

Nice job! Your tub looks awesome!
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Re: MB212720 W-20306183

Post by 70th Division » Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:21 pm

Wow,

Beautiful work, you will be ready for Normandy and all points in between soon :D :D :D

Keep up your good work, very nice repairs and paint job !!

You have Talent !!!


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