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Old 04-18-2017
Bill Blue Bill Blue is offline
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Interesting and good looking, but will it come out?

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Old 04-18-2017
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Hey I got one just like that that I'm starting
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Old 04-18-2017
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Interesting and good looking, but will it come out?

Bill
Bill - It will come out, although it obviously wont be a quick process. the side panels from the frame brace forward (Not shown) will be an easier removal if basic access is needed. The back half that will include the console storage will be a permanent install.
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Old 04-20-2017
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More Pictures

https://goo.gl/photos/4yD61bPKJGd2BgJP7

Getting close to finished (Structure wise anyway) on the Dash/Console...A lock and lid finishes the console cubby, a bit of finesse with a hammer will smooth out some small waves near the cut edges and some of the bends, then I'm just waiting for the gauges, switches, panels, faceplate and such for final dimensions before cutting the holes in the dash.

Getting there...
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Never fails to amaze me the skills and creativity of our members. Nice work.
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Old 04-21-2017
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Never fails to amaze me the skills and creativity of our members. Nice work.


Seriously, thanks for the support!
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Old 04-23-2017
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What seat is that in the console pic, and is it low enough that the soft top clears it ?

Like the dash/console.
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Old 04-25-2017
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What seat is that in the console pic, and is it low enough that the soft top clears it ?

Like the dash/console.
That is a bucket seat out of an early model Miata. It does clear the Hardtop very well but....as I do not have a Soft top, and my seat mounts are not stock, I really could only guess. If I'm not mistaken, quite a few other Sunbeams have run these seats...I'm guessing someone on the forum probably knows.

PS there are some really nice Recovers offered for them as well

https://www.leatherseats.com/home/

http://www.mrmikes.com/
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