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Body work - Panel repairs, Stripping and Painting
« on: March 21, 2011, 02:08:08 PM »

Sand/Grit blasting tips and  modifications to home sandblasting outfits

My Sandblaster aint blastin
My new blasting cabinet
Sand blasting.
Home sand / bead blasting set ups

Which is the best way to go?

Sandblasting the body
Chemical dip
How do I prep a gal body?

Panel work


MIG welding 101
ARC Welding
Seam welding the floor good or bad???
Need some welding advice please
Welding Gas
Welding Galv on a non galv body

Fabrication/Body work

How many holes should there be in the back panel?
Maddog's floor panels
Reinforcing front grille panell
Rusted Floor
What tool or technique do I need?

Puttying, Bogging and Seam Sealing

Seam sealer 'putty' - what to use?

Replacement Panels

Moke front panel from Mparts in the UK
replacement panels

Body Rotisseries /Spits and trolleys

Body rotisserie plan for Moke bodies
Garage Moke Storage Dolley/Trolley


General painting tips

The best thing since spray painting - roller painting!
Just painted my car ( pics )
Painting Galvanised Bodies
Priming and Painting Galvanised sheets
The down and dirty on Etch Primer

Rust treatment

Repairing "The Triangle" and protecting in the future.
To rust treat or not before priming - straght after sandblasting...

The Whole Process

Basic Panel Repairs, Rust Removal and Spray Painting


Air Compressors and Sand Blasting....

Painting the inside tub of the Moke

What to paint the inside of the moke with?
Gunna paint the "inside"
Chicken poop or Hammertone?
What should I apply to the floor ?

Paint Codes

Original Colours
Moke Paint Colours and Codes
Standard paint colours for a Moke. Where is the thread?
Silver interior trim colour
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