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Old 04-08-2013, 10:19 PM   #76
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Dry fit the TL1. Needed to sand down the "lips" at the end by the windshield. Off to paint. Boy it looks good just like that.
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:22 PM   #77
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So that's it for now. T3 need to cure so we clean up and I come back next day. Put a few shims in and throw another bead for security.
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:23 PM   #78
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:30 PM   #79
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I throw on the bumper my self. No prob for 1 person to do. Put the hood liner back on just to keep dust out and throw on the Niche Apex and car is DONE!
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:32 PM   #80
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:33 PM   #81
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:35 PM   #82
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Old 04-08-2013, 10:42 PM   #83
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I couldn't be happier. My wife, kids, and friends all love it. I feel like my father is looking down and smiling. I have a sense of happiness at this moment. My sisters and mother do not know as I want to surprise my mother with it by just driving up when the snow and roads get clear. I'm also just waiting for the TL1 to get painted.

This truly was a labor of love. I wish my father was still here so he could enjoy it!
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:06 AM   #84
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Looks Absolutely awesome!!
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Old 04-09-2013, 09:20 AM   #85
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Looks Absolutely awesome!!
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Old 04-09-2013, 12:24 PM   #86
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This should be COTW instead of the one that's up there now who barely has any posts and just looks horrible, IMO. This is tastefully done and looks very promising. Kudos, and looking forward to seeing more pics.
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Old 04-09-2013, 03:03 PM   #87
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This should be COTW instead of the one that's up there now who barely has any posts and just looks horrible, IMO. This is tastefully done and looks very promising. Kudos, and looking forward to seeing more pics.
Thank you so much I greatly appreciate it. I do have more pics coming.
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:22 PM   #88
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Back to the build now, I got the TL1 back from paint. I used a GM color, Ashen Gray. my thought is that I wanted a different color other than satin black, and wanted the insert to be a focal point as well. So using a GM Camaro color would also have the same metallic. It looked great when I picked it up.
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:25 PM   #89
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But when I put it on the car, I did not like it at all! It sticked out like a sore thumb IMO. This is the car inside the garage. It just looks gloss black here. Even in person.
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:26 PM   #90
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:27 PM   #91
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:28 PM   #92
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:30 PM   #93
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I moved the car outside (it finally was a nice day) to see if the Ashen would "pop" out and changed my opinion.
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:31 PM   #94
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:33 PM   #95
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:39 PM   #96
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The Ashen does come out, but you have to be up close to see it. From a distance, it looks gloss black and that's not what I want.
So as of today, this is where I'm at. What to do. We (my uncle and I) were debating. We hit the Internet and came up with the C7 Corvette vent.
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Keep the vents in Ashen since its so lose to back looking, but has the metallic showing in the sunlight, and the rest in SIM, or just do satin black and know it will look good that way.
What to do, what to do......
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:43 PM   #98
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At this point, I like to just show day 1 when I got the car, till today.
Day 1 when I picked up the car
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:45 PM   #99
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Old 04-09-2013, 04:50 PM   #100
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I will post pics when the TL1 is painted. Either way, I love my car. It's everything and more I thought of. I love the looks, i love how it sounds (step on the gas and you know there is a beast there), I love the smell.
I am still in limbo on the audio(next project) and working on it now. My goal is to have it all done in the next couple of weeks. And hopefully, all the snow and roads are clear here in Edmonton, Alberta so I can start driving it.....everyday!
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