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Maybe just a tip some may find useful
Posted by: toms73novass ()
Date: December 29, 2017 07:25PM

I have been trying to refurbish as many parts as possible in my rebuild. Springs are always a challenge to get fully blasted and painted.

I came up with making a jig out of plywood to keep the spring in a expanded state so I can get in between all parts:



Then paint and let dry and it is as good as new:



-Tom


63' Monza Spyder Convertable (in process) MY Build Thread
65' Monza MY Build Thread
73' NovaSS 454 Big block
86' BMW 325es
98' Dodge 2500 12v Cummins Diesel with 1200 lb torque!
98' VW Jetta TDI, for daughter
01' Audi Allroad Stage 3 twin turbo

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Re: Maybe just a tip some may find useful
Posted by: cnicol ()
Date: December 29, 2017 07:54PM

Nice! I've done that too so I guess "great minds think alike!"smileys with beer

Craig N. Coeur d'Alene ID.
66 Black Monza 4dr, 4.2L V8 49k
61 Seamist Jade Rampside 140 PG
60 Monza coupe (sold, sniff sniff)
66 Sprint Corsa convt - First car! Re-purchased 43 years later
2+2 gnatsuM 5691

+17 Tons of parts

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Re: Maybe just a tip some may find useful
Posted by: Phil Dally ()
Date: December 30, 2017 09:18AM

Neat...this should be in our facts section.

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Re: Maybe just a tip some may find useful
Posted by: toms73novass ()
Date: December 30, 2017 10:22AM

Craig, smileys with beer

-Tom


63' Monza Spyder Convertable (in process) MY Build Thread
65' Monza MY Build Thread
73' NovaSS 454 Big block
86' BMW 325es
98' Dodge 2500 12v Cummins Diesel with 1200 lb torque!
98' VW Jetta TDI, for daughter
01' Audi Allroad Stage 3 twin turbo

NFCC
Grand Island, NY

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Re: Maybe just a tip some may find useful
Posted by: toms73novass ()
Date: December 30, 2017 10:23AM

Phil Dally Wrote:
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> Neat...this should be in our facts section.

I'm sure Matt will put it where ever it is appropriate, if he deems it worthy. grinning smiley

-Tom


63' Monza Spyder Convertable (in process) MY Build Thread
65' Monza MY Build Thread
73' NovaSS 454 Big block
86' BMW 325es
98' Dodge 2500 12v Cummins Diesel with 1200 lb torque!
98' VW Jetta TDI, for daughter
01' Audi Allroad Stage 3 twin turbo

NFCC
Grand Island, NY

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