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    Got the body painted today. This is the lower color, Kewanee green. Next comes the upper color. I used Sherwin Williams 2nd dimension single stage. Perfect match to the paint and finish guide. A big thanks to Larry Shepard for the paint mix codes.
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  • #2
    Nice job!!!!! gotta love shooting, gotta hate prep!!!

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    • #3
      That looks fantastic Art congrats.

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      • #4
        Art The only issues i see is that your pics are to small. That is a beautiful looking job which deserves full sizers. You have a lot to be proud of!!
        4~ Tudor's
        1~ Coupe

        Henry Ford said,
        "It's all nuts and bolts"


        Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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        • #5
          Looking Good!

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          • #6
            Originally posted by tbirdtbird View Post
            Nice job!!!!! gotta love shooting, gotta hate prep!!!
            X2, it's beautiful. I sure could do without the misery of prep. Wish my Model A was at that stage or beyond.

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            • #7
              I like the color of your car Tom remember a few years ago when the fad was to paint the car and put a flock on it so it had a finish like a pool table top.

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              • #8
                Originally posted by BNCHIEF View Post
                I like the color of your car Tom remember a few years ago when the fad was to paint the car and put a flock on it so it had a finish like a pool table top.
                The first Studebaker I bought in 1969 was my 1950 Commander, and it has a trunk with that fuzzy flock on the floor and sides. I thought that might be standard on certain models, but many other Stude guys have said they never saw one like it.

                BTW, I was watch an old Johnny Carson rerun two nights ago, and Ed said his first car was a 1932 (or was it 1933) Studebaker Commander with a chauffer compartment and intercom.

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                • #9
                  Art,

                  Looks Beautiful!!!!. I like the 2nd dimension. It looks good, color sands good, and buffs out well now and 10 years from now.
                  Can't wait to see it finished!

                  Hope to see you at Nokomis.
                  Larry Shepard

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                  • #10
                    Nice job ! Congratulations
                    mike
                    Michael
                    1928 speedster
                    1929 closed cab p/u
                    1930 standard roadster
                    1931 deluxe tudor sedan
                    1967 ss/rs conv.camaro

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                    • #11
                      This is today with the Elkpoint green secondary color.
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                      • #12
                        Puuuurdy!!

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                        • #13
                          Magnificent Art!
                          4~ Tudor's
                          1~ Coupe

                          Henry Ford said,
                          "It's all nuts and bolts"


                          Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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                          • #14
                            Well done Art hope i am still here in 10 yrs to see it run per post #9.

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