Boxdin
Vanning.com logo
We host with and recommend Your-Site.Com - This site works best with FireFox - this site is powered by UBBCentral



Site Navigation


Advertisements
Recent Posts
Finally made it!
by Rusty_Pancelode
Freeze Out 2015
by Wizard78
10:50 PM
Keystone Madness, September 18-21, 2014, Summit Station, PA
by Wizard78
10:48 PM
truckin info
by Vanner68
10:35 PM
CB Radio Question
by Vanner68
10:32 PM
NFL QB's Driving Conversion Vans
by 86ed
10:26 PM
1974 Emerald Express
by lostinthe70eees
09:53 PM
1980 Nomad w/ Van Sport Package
by Munz
09:49 PM
Not a normal vehicle.....look out where you go.
by Starlord
09:34 PM
B.V.A. presents Return to Cortland July 25-27th 2014
by Doc 2% of Canada, EH!!!!
09:04 PM
Featured Links


-->
Cluster Map
Locations of visitors to this page
Page 28 of 88 < 1 2 ... 26 27 28 29 30 ... 87 88 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#551237 - March 24th 2012 11:17 pm Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
XTReME_LiMiTzZ Offline
pooh-bah

Registered: March 19th 2007 3:44 pm
Posts: 5261
Loc: STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK
Nothing wrong with fixin wat yah got.. Alil more sweat and tears is always good when doin a build smile

Top
AdSense
#551257 - March 25th 2012 5:09 am Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
newkirkinc1 Offline
Old Timer

Registered: February 10th 2002 12:00 pm
Posts: 20555
Loc: Pittsburgh,Pa USA
Looks great ,mine were broke in 6 places also,just reglassed them up better than it was before.I beefed the backside up a bit.
_________________________
Jim & Lucy Newkirk
Three river vans
1981 Chevy-the Love Shack
1999 Chevy Van
2012 Chevy Van
vanninvanner@comcast.net



Top
#551382 - March 25th 2012 3:40 pm Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
Wizard78 Offline
Supreme Master

Registered: August 20th 2008 10:14 pm
Posts: 17150
Loc: Virginia
Looking good,That's what I like about fiberglass not to hard to fix if you have all the pieces
_________________________
Everyday above ground is a Good Day!!!
Never Stop Vannin'


Owner & Creator of Wizard's Van-In Videos
Member of Riding High Truckers from 1982 to 1996
2nd Member of The Toopa Sinner Tribe
Member of Free Bird Vanners 1996 to Present
Member of Cape Atlantic Truckers South Jersey
Host Club of Freeze Out
Certified Nats Judge
Member of Shenandoah Valley Vans

Top
#551420 - March 25th 2012 6:57 pm Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Wizard78]
heavy389 Offline
veteran

Registered: October 11th 2009 6:32 pm
Posts: 2688
Loc: New Jersey
Lookin Good ! Been their done dat! grin
took mine out on snow bank years back! Both sides cry




Put some heavy cloth on back for stiffness,put pc like 12" X 4" on back of mine after lighter cloth.... grin


Edited by heavy389 (March 25th 2012 9:21 pm)
_________________________

79 B-200

Top
#551463 - March 25th 2012 9:50 pm Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
vannin204 Offline
member

Registered: March 16th 2012 7:42 pm
Posts: 170
Loc: winnipeg canada
i really dont understand how someone could let such a cool van get so ruff :(, but it looks like it went to the right person:)
_________________________
STREET FREAK
2%

Top
#551516 - March 26th 2012 7:16 am Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
Superbeast Offline

Madman!


Registered: October 25th 2001 12:00 pm
Posts: 28121
Loc: Dayton, New Jersey, U.S.A.
Nice work Lee! Got a sketch for me yet?
_________________________
Ken Schwarz
Tricky Truckers, N.J.
Van Clan Plus One, Canada
Manse Vans, Finland
Rebel Vanners, N.J. "USA"
Toopa Sinner Tribe, N.C.

www.showvans.com

http://www.cardomain.com/ride/360991



"Coolness ALWAYS trumps comfort"

Top
#551527 - March 26th 2012 8:30 am Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
wookee Offline
carpal tunnel

Registered: April 14th 2003 12:00 pm
Posts: 7535
Loc: Joppa Md. U.S.A.
I know quite a few have molded in the front spoiler.......

I strongly advise against it.make it fit correctly and easily removeable.

If not, IF the van should ever need to be towed.The roll back operator will REMOVE it for you.It will not be pretty...

.......Wookee
_________________________
Its a "Van Thing"
A life style you have to LIVE to understand!



Vintage Chevy Van Club

Top
#551530 - March 26th 2012 8:40 am Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Superbeast]
Lee7673 Offline
pooh-bah

Registered: July 26th 2009 3:08 pm
Posts: 4601
Loc: Maryland
Originally Posted By: Superbeast
Nice work Lee! Got a sketch for me yet?


Yea...sorry. Been crazy busy at work and then was out of the country for a week at a wedding. Will shoot you a sketch over later today.
_________________________

Top
#553236 - April 02nd 2012 9:57 am Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: Lee7673]
Lee7673 Offline
pooh-bah

Registered: July 26th 2009 3:08 pm
Posts: 4601
Loc: Maryland
Got the first coat of fiberglass on the spoiler (fixing where it was broke) and molding it to the bumper (bumper is already molded to the van). Hope to have the next coat of glass on this week so I can start filling and smoothing!!! Going to start molding in the flares this week as well.
_________________________

Top
#553300 - April 02nd 2012 1:53 pm Re: My new 77 Dodge project!!!! [Re: wookee]
FinallyaVanner Offline
old hand

Registered: June 04th 2010 12:47 pm
Posts: 1096
Loc: Westchester Calif.
Originally Posted By: wookee
I know quite a few have molded in the front spoiler.......

I strongly advise against it.make it fit correctly and easily removeable.

If not, IF the van should ever need to be towed.The roll back operator will REMOVE it for you.It will not be pretty...

.......Wookee


yeah First of killer job on the air dam!!!!!!!!!!

Second I was told the samething by the shop that has my van. If for show and mild use they said molding was OK, but for a daily, the chances of getting damage was higher and to repair a molded in set was a lot harder to fix and paint than a nicely lined up and bolted set.

We might also put color fender welt(like what was used on the 30's and 40's cars) between the flares and body. It had black when I bought the van. It looked good!!



Richard
_________________________
It is better to have Van'd once in your life, then to never had Van'd at all!








Top
Page 28 of 88 < 1 2 ... 26 27 28 29 30 ... 87 88 >

Moderator:  NateNCBV 
Upcoming Events
AdSense
Instagram Feed
Who's Online
1 registered (Pokin'Panel), 8 Guests and 10 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
1986mopar, Rusty_Pancelode, takukhan, tdc, IRIEMON
7868 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
lukester 98
newkirkinc1 94
Reed 92
HighwayStar 88
jules73 78
kursed 70
Captain_E 67
MACE 66
cjhardcore 54
kawrider 52
Forum Stats
7869 Members
70 Forums
30732 Topics
467618 Posts

Max Online: 177 @ May 08th 2013 5:58 am

This site works best with
Download Firefox