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1960 Chrysler Imperial Project.

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  • Member since
    May, 2015
1960 Chrysler Imperial Project.
Posted by Goofy62 on Saturday, September 08, 2018 12:17 PM

I started this very nice '60 Imperial some time back in a different color but had paint issues, so it was stalled for quite some time.

I recently pulled it back out with a new color in mind.

A pale yellow called "Sunburst".

I did a few simple modifications to this one including a partially reworked hood ornament & I decide to nix the "toilet seat" spare tire bulge & do the trunk lid in a standard configuration.

2 coats of paint so far.

I will foil the scripts & then shoot one more color coat.

I hope that I can avoid clear coats on this one depending on the final color coat.

It will save me a bunch of time.

 

Steve

 

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    November, 2003
  • From: East Bethel, Mn
Posted by midnightprowler on Saturday, September 08, 2018 4:06 PM

Looks good so far.

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    June, 2015
Posted by dimaxion on Sunday, September 09, 2018 1:55 PM

I am keeping my eyes on this too . So far , so good . I do admire your choice to nix the Toilet Seat . I choose not to , kudos .. Thanx .. 

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    May, 2015
Posted by Goofy62 on Sunday, September 09, 2018 2:14 PM

Finished the scripts & final color coat.

Ready for clear.

 

Steve

 

  • Member since
    October, 2008
Posted by oldcarguy on Monday, September 17, 2018 6:01 PM

OOOH ! 

 I love the old Imperials . Good on you , and it really didn't need the " Toilet Seat " on the trunk to look good either ! O.C.G.

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    May, 2015
Posted by Goofy62 on Sunday, September 30, 2018 7:04 PM

I have made a bit more progress recently.

Still waiting for more foil to be shipped, but I did get the paint all polished out & about half of the foil done.

 

 

Steve

 

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