- -
UserInfo

Welcome Anonymous




Membership:
Latest: LeglessOne
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 921

People Online:
Members: 1
Visitors: 2
Bots: 11
Total: 14
Who Is Where:
Members:
Visitors:
01. News
02. News
 Bots:
01. Forums
02. Forums
03. Login
04. Forums
05. Login
06. Forums
07. Forums
08. Login
09. Home
10. Forums
11. Calculators
Hidden: 1
Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
We have received
37277134
page views since
July 27, 2010

Hits New Today: 13213
Hits New Yesterday: 21708

Server Time
19 June 2018 11:29:26 AEST (GMT +10)
Mustang Technical Discussion > Mustang Projects > Project Pheonix > Community Forums > Mustang Forum Australia - Mustang Tech

New PostsLast 24hrsUnanswered
Forum Index > Mustang Projects

Project Pheonix Reply to topic

Go to page Previous 1, 2, 321, 22, 23, 24, 25 26 27 Next
Author Message
Nuts
Mustang King

Offline
Joined: Jul 31, 2010
Posts: 4265
Location: Touring USA Looking Looking Looking

0 👍 / 0 👎


Can't move the top of the fender without moving the side. Go for smaller gaps. Whats the size of the door to qtr gap?


My Motto - Don't get Caught! If you do, Blame Someone Else!

MUSTANG - Fantastic Not Plastic

View user's profileSend e-mail
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


Nuts wrote
Can't move the top of the fender without moving the side. Go for smaller gaps. Whats the size of the door to qtr gap?

.
The qtr to door is a bit tight, approx 2mm, and the front of door to fender is about 3mm.
I think I may be able to giggle a little, but in reality I stuffed up with not having the trim in when I mocked the car up.
.
The lesson learnt is, find the car you like and buy it.....LOL.


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
Nuts
Mustang King

Offline
Joined: Jul 31, 2010
Posts: 4265
Location: Touring USA Looking Looking Looking

0 👍 / 0 👎


Close it up the same as the rear and it may look ok.


My Motto - Don't get Caught! If you do, Blame Someone Else!

MUSTANG - Fantastic Not Plastic

View user's profileSend e-mail
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


Nuts wrote
Close it up the same as the rear and it may look ok.

.
That's what I was thinking ?. Whats the worst that could happen..
Crack the paint, bend the guard or door, but apart from that.LOL...


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
ozbilt
Site Admin

Offline
Joined: Jul 27, 2010
Posts: 10473
Location: Now at the Duggo Ranch

0 👍 / 0 👎


Panel gaps on 60's cars were 3/16" (4.75mm). We checked and set them using a 3/16" screwdriver (#1 Phillips)


Kerry

"Thank you Boofhead for the wonderful memories"

View user's profile
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


ozbilt wrote
Panel gaps on 60's cars were 3/16" (4.75mm). We checked and set them using a 3/16" screwdriver (#1 Phillips)

.
Bugger.... mine are a bit less than 3/16". Will have to make do, as it's a tad too late...
Again, Bugger.


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
Dwayne
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Jun 01, 2016
Posts: 351
Location: Radelaide

0 👍 / 0 👎


How do the front lower corners of your doors line up with the sills?

I'm using that as my starting point, with 5/16" door-sill gap and working back from there with my new rear quarters.


View user's profile
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


Dwayne wrote
How do the front lower corners of your doors line up with the sills?

I'm using that as my starting point, with 5/16" door-sill gap and working back from there with my new rear quarters.

.
The lower front corners are good, I'm not really sure where I stuffed up the gaps as there was so much repaired/ repalaced, old parts new parts.
And possibly that fact that I have no idea of what I'm doing......


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
Dwayne
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Jun 01, 2016
Posts: 351
Location: Radelaide

0 👍 / 0 👎


I look forward to sharing this same post with you all again at some stage in the future with my project to then.


View user's profile
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


Quick up date.
.
Built the front vent windows, with all new glass, rubbers and surrounds, polished the stainless and came up a treat.
.




.
Then put new glass in the windows..
.







.
Ready to now put the glass in and new regulators.


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
Ausjacko
Mustang King

Offline
Joined: Aug 03, 2010
Posts: 2204
Location: Canberra

0 👍 / 0 👎


nice work


'68 J-code GT Fastback
'67 S-code GT coupe, 'Pink Bitz' formerly known as 'Hookin' up a brother'
'69 M_____ GTS Fastback 'Blasted'

View user's profilePhoto Gallery
Nuts
Mustang King

Offline
Joined: Jul 31, 2010
Posts: 4265
Location: Touring USA Looking Looking Looking

0 👍 / 0 👎


Well Done. What did you use to glue the glass in?


My Motto - Don't get Caught! If you do, Blame Someone Else!

MUSTANG - Fantastic Not Plastic

View user's profileSend e-mail
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


Nuts wrote
Well Done. What did you use to glue the glass in?

.
I cut up some of the old strip rubber into small pieces and used them to centre the glass and hold it temporarily. Then I used black window urethane to glue the glass to the steel Chanel.


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
nassi
Mustang King

Offline
Joined: Aug 01, 2010
Posts: 6528
Location: Perth

0 👍 / 0 👎


Sounds like a good solution.


View user's profilePhoto Gallery
66STNG
Mustang Star

Offline
Joined: Aug 07, 2013
Posts: 607
Location: wollongong

0 👍 / 0 👎


Wooo hooo,
Got my quarter windows back from the chrome place. They did an excellent job as they were quite pitted. $360 for both, so not bad.
.




.
Now to put the glass in, then into the car.


66 basket case

View user's profileSend e-mail
All times are Australia/Sydney
Go to page Previous 1, 2, 321, 22, 23, 24, 25 26 27 Next


Jump to:

TopPostersToday
   Shaunp 
 Posts: 
 1 

ComingEvents
LatestForumPosts
Last 10 Forum Messages

Project Lime A code.
Last post by Shaunp in Mustang Projects on Jun 18, 2018 21:06:12

alloy heads
Last post by Pinto-Pete in Pre 1973 on Jun 18, 2018 08:28:12

FS Canfield 195 High Port Aluminium Heads **NEW
Last post by Dwayne in Mustang Parts for Sale on Jun 17, 2018 21:01:28

Hump Hugger (Auto) console Free to a Good Home (Bris)
Last post by gbx78 in Mustang Parts for Sale on Jun 17, 2018 19:21:39

Husky's 65 Restomod
Last post by hybrid in Mustang Projects on Jun 17, 2018 18:19:50

All Ford Day July 29 - Sydney Dragway
Last post by Dwayne in Events on Jun 16, 2018 22:56:05

Project Lil Blue Coupe
Last post by Dwayne in Mustang Projects on Jun 16, 2018 22:53:41

Looks like the block is cracked - Never, ever buy Dart
Last post by lukep6470 in General Tech Advice on Jun 15, 2018 21:26:42

Trunk lid back gap?
Last post by ozbilt in General Tech Advice on Jun 15, 2018 21:17:57

tyre ruptured -picture included
Last post by malscar in General Tech Advice on Jun 15, 2018 17:07:24