Karmann Ghia - Engine Bay Details
Getting the details wrapped up in the engine bay area. Little surprise for
me how far I was able to go today.
Karmann Ghia Engine Bay - Part 3
Re-welding a few spots and installing a final patch panel on the engine bay
Karmann Ghia Sheet Metal - Inner Fender
Fabricating a simple sheet metal patch for a Karmann Ghia inner fender. I
have tons of pictures on my blog: http://www.1974kg.blogspot.com
Karmann Ghia - Rotisserie Part 2
Car goes onto rotisserie for the first time! HELL YES!!! It gets REALLY
heavy at the bottom of the swing, but everything works perfectly. I need
to add a stop at the bottom of the swing so it rests on the fixture and not
the wheel wells.
Karmann Ghia - U-Pol Raptor Liner Wheel Well Part 2
Second installment in the front fender well and firewall saga.
Karmann Ghia Engine Bay Part 2
Welding the engine bay sheet metal into the 1974 Karmann Ghia convertible.
Karmann Ghia - Fuel lid release and sending unit repair
I repair the sending unit, test it and make the gauge work. I also install
the fuel door release cable.
Karmann Ghia Engine Bay Part 2 - Mig welding technique
A quick run through of some Mig welding techniques while welding up a patch
panel on the Karmann Ghia's Engine Bay
Karmann Ghia - Upholstering the VW Visors
How I rebuilt and recoverd my sun visors. Most VW visors are built
similarly. I coated the fiberboard with fiberglass resin, then covered
them using some 1/8" landau foam, and tweed fabric to match the headliner
that will be used in the car.
Karmann Ghia - Epoxy Priming the Wheel Wells
Wheel wells are primed dude!!! I scuffed up the metal, blew off the dust,
grease & wax remover, blew off again, then shot PPG DP-90 LF.
Grinding welds on Karmann Ghia patch panel
Grinding down the welds on a Karmann Ghia patch panel. Doing everything
slowly so I don't warp the new sheet metal. Also I start hand forming my
Karmann Ghia - Body Dolly Modifications
Putting the body dolly back together so it will come apart in pieces.
Karmann Ghia Inner Wheel Well Part 1
Reconfiguring some sheetmetal to form a new patch
Karmann Ghia - Quarter Panel Part 4
Quarter panel gets cut off the car in order to get hood gap correct
Karmann Ghia - Upol Raptor Liner Wheel Well Part 3
More Upol Raptor Tintable liner goes onto the fender wells. Unkie Scott
pays a visit and handles welding up some patches in the rear wheel wells.