Sleeping beauty likes her new rear end

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Sleeping beauty likes her new rear end

Postby made2care » Wed Feb 11, 2015 5:56 pm

Been busy painting her . Remember, she was a wine berry, but now she's getting ready for the wedding.The corner lights are new, since the originals were horribly cracked and discoloured.
The original center light or brake/running light is in fairly good condition.
I attempted to get as close to the original 86 aspencade colour, even though she's an Interstate, I like the colour scheme with the aspencade model.
I also had to reinforce her behind with a sheet of ABS. worked out well, only now she a little heavier in the buttocks region. I don't mind that ;) The original armrests are at the upholstery shop, they were way to worn to fix. Her luggage rack is also terribly faded, the chrome has seen better days. I can get a brand new rack with cyclemax, but its around $75, so i might send it off to get re-chromed if that option is cheaper :roll:
Lots more clothing to go, but I am enjoying myself and so is she :P

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Re: Sleeping beauty likes her new rear end

Postby trike lady » Wed Feb 11, 2015 6:17 pm

Looks very nice and I know she'll be pleased.
You may want to look into powder coating the luggage rack, they have many colors available.
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Re: Sleeping beauty likes her new rear end

Postby Mag » Wed Feb 11, 2015 11:14 pm

OF course with a title like that I had to see what it is all about....nice paint job! Very nice.

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Re: Sleeping beauty likes her new rear end

Postby redial » Sat Feb 14, 2015 5:21 am

The best of the beauties are usually a bit heavier in the rear, but that is okay. Nice to see that her new gear is so attractive, and clean - unlike that undressed hussy she was masquerading as a short time ago :roll:

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