Re: "I like my mopeds."

Satan 666 /
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> Stephen Keller Wrote:

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> Very nice, I can't even tell you the last time I saw an air-cooled in

> MN, except at the VW show, which is getting smaller every year and I

> don't think was even held this year. :( What sins does the diamond plate

> at the front mounts cover? ;) I was so into these as a kid and younger

> man, I had a silly dream of trying to recreate the whole pan in

> stainless steel to sell to restorers. I clearly underestimated the

> market....but man I LOVE those cars, my fave was my '71 super

> convert....no digital pics, but she was pretty! My dad called it the

> mobile oil slick.... Your car would bring big money here, if the pan is

> solid, and the beam....looks great, really takes me back. :)

It's a new England car so it's not super solid. Floors are decent but the pan under the battery has been replaced and is pretty common. The diamond plate covers the triangle holes from the old shock bumpers. It's a rat so I figured the diamond plate I had sitting around would be fine. Beam was pretty trashed but welded it up with complete rebuild with drop spindles and disc swap. Someone half assed a patch plate

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