Whole Lotta Rust (removal).

Spent today breathing in lots of rust dust. I had planned on shot-blasting away most of the rust with the thought that a new compressor and gun would make the job a piece of cake. It is still very time consuming and tedious, so to speed it up I’ve used a flap wheel on an angle grinder to get most of the rust away, then plan to use the shot-blaster to get into corners, folds etc.

 

The rear axle before, then after.

 

The drive shaft before and after:

 

Assorted front support bits before and after (and the drive shaft again, don’t know why) (and the rear traction bar has been done).

 
 
 
 
 
 
2 Comments
Jeff | 3rd July 2008 at 2:11 am

im doing the same thing
I will send you pictures

jeff
virginia beach

firebird67 | 3rd July 2008 at 7:40 am

Fun isn’t it.

Pictures will be cool. Email me: lloyd AT firebird67 DOT com. Cheers.
Lloyd

 
 


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