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Old 03-01-2014, 06:06 AM   #57
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Any updates on progress?
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Old 03-01-2014, 07:18 PM   #58
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Any updates on progress?
They finally moved the car to the inside of the shop.

Before they start sanding the body, I have requested that color sample test panels be created so I can match them to the original paint.
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Old 03-18-2014, 11:57 PM   #59
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Well, no new progress to report as of today.

Because the shop is really busy, the possibility exists that my car may not be completed in time for Camaro5 Fest V.

I will speak to the owner tomorrow to see if this is the case.
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The car is finally being prepped for paint, although they still have to remove the roof antenna.
(the rear bumper cap will be removed after sanding)
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After 3 days of trying, I think we finally got a good color match. It will look deeper with more clear coat.
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Roof has been painted! Over 1 pint of clear coat was used on top of the base coat.
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Body paint before clear coat...
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Body after 4 coats of clear..
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Body has been color sanded and cut with polish!
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The remaining color pieces (before clear coat)..
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Finished body outside (overcast sky condition)..
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