1950 Jeepster Re-restoration

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  1. Mar 13, 2017
    jpflat2a

    jpflat2a what's that noise?

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    My dad is having his 50 Jeepster re-done from a previous re-do back in the 80's.
    Color change, new wiring, re-chrome of everything, new interior and seats, new top, tires, everything but mechanicals as they had been reworked years earlier.
    The interior, seats and new top will be tan.
    It was previously maroon/black combination.
    Anyways, first photos after paint and it's starting to go back together.

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  2. Mar 13, 2017
    Focker

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    ITLKSEZ

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    I like them. I could see a retired me driving one.
     
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    Glenn

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    Lookin' good! :)
     
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    dozerjim

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    wheelie

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    Nice. Don't have an extra hood spear laying around do you? I have one on my truck but would like a better one.

    What color yellow is that?
     
  7. Mar 21, 2017
    jpflat2a

    jpflat2a what's that noise?

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    I'm told 2005 Corvette yellow.
     
  8. May 5, 2017
    jpflat2a

    jpflat2a what's that noise?

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    Gettingcloser. Not my choice of color combinations, but it's dads Jeepster.

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    tarry99

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    Jeepenstein

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    Very cool
     
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    Walt Couch

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    Never seen one with a canvas top on it. Not sure I like the style.
     
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    Patrick

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    Very nice! Yellow and tan! I like it!
     
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    Glenn

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    X2! :)
     
  14. Jul 10, 2017
    jpflat2a

    jpflat2a what's that noise?

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    The call came in that the Jeepster is finished.
    Sometime towards the end of next week it should be home.

    The '61 Scout is next....stay tuned.
     

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