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Old 02-02-2018, 01:10 PM
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Long road but I finally finished my Thunder Tiger Silver Fox Gold Edition restoration. Any more TT owners out there? (sorry for the huge photos):

This is how I got it from the Pit of Despair to the Bath of Shame

Finished Product. Wish I had some new wheels and tires though. Maybe someday eBay

Chain drive was a headache but I managed

Header made from flex gas pipe

Carbon fiber laminate covers a multitude of sins

Rescued the front bumper

wanted to mount the antenna without going through the driver doll. McGyverd it

couldn't find some parts had to improvise

The linkage was a nightmare but I managed

Found some braided fuel line... kinda cool. Refinished the roll cage in metallic gun metal auto paint
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Nice work!

I'm a huge vintage buggy fan.
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looks good! I had one years ago (like 1986) and had a ton of fun with it. Your chain tensioner should be on top of the chain pushing it down
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