The work required in restoring an 1975 XB GS Ford Falcon.
The GS was basically the same as the GT, but without leather seats (nick named the 'poverty pack')
All rust cut out and replacement panels welded in.
Resprayed in Pepper Red, it's original colour.
Patch Panels-Installation and Hand Forming Automotive Panels from howtoASAP
How to ASAP brings you another DVD on "Installing and Hand Forming Patch
Panels". Replacing entire quarters or other sheet metal is not always the
best way to solve rust or damage problems on your project. There are times
when patch panels are a perfectly acceptable repair--if you know how to
install them correctly. Nationally recognized car builder, Craig Hopkins,
will take you through the step by step installation of a lower quarter
patch panel and bonus segments on hand forming patches using tools you
probably have in your garage. You will learn methods and tips which will
produce professional results with your "do-it-yourself" project.
This high quality DVD is over 90 minutes of information that will leave
you with a repair that will be hard to spot. Whether you are a professional
or taking on your first repair, this DVD will help you do it right the
first time. For this and other DVDs like "Mig Welding Automotive Sheet
Metal" , go to www.howtoasap.com. Copyright by Out of Our Minds Media
9-second True Street Ford XB Falcon - Dandy Engines
The Falcon is powered by a Dandy Engines naturally aspirated 461ci Windsor
that's good for 812hp on pump fuel. The big XB weighs in at around 3700lb
so this is a great effort first time out with this combination! Having run
a best time of 9.89 at 137mph in full street trim (98-octane pump fuel, 275
radials, Exhaust with 4 x Hooker
Survivor Ford XY GTs
Who says you have to treat one with respect? From Unique Cars magazine,
Grand Tourer Restoration
Come for a tour of Australia's top GT and GTHO Ford restoration shop. From
Unique Cars magazine, Australia.
XB Ford Coupe
Pictures of a ford XB Coupe rebuild to the music of AC/DC back in black.
Basecoat -clearcoat secrets revealed
A basic lesson and hot tips on the base coat clear coat process ,
This may help those already using lacquer and enamel automotive paints, to
move up to base coats ,
If at the least, this demo shows how much time and skill your car painter,
puts in to your pride and joy .
videos are for reference and entertainment only Even tho they are based on
step by step guide - If you attempt a repair like the one seen in this
video please use the proper safety equipment,
My XB Restoration Video
My restoration of my 1974 Ford XB, it was 80% complete but decided to strip
it back so as I can respray it again...so now it is at 10% complete.
However I hope to have her finished by the end of 2009....
Mad Max - Last V8 Interceptor Axle-hop Stop!
Met up with Justice, who runs Maxrockatansky.org and did a little bit of
filming near Lake Lewisville. Thought I'd throw in the axle-hop stop that
you see at the beginning of MM2: The Road Warrior. He doesn't throw it into
reverse, as many erroneously believe. It's this type of stop I demonstrate