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Cooper Mpi Restoration - My Second Mini Project


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#196 LukeH

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Posted 03 May 2019 - 10:32 AM

Progress update - May 2019

 

Meanwhile I've been very busy restoring all the suspension and running gear. Some parts went to the shot blaster including the rear subframe which I also had powder coated. Everything else I have stripped down by hand, painted in POR15 (super expensive stuff) and finally a top coat of Rust-Oleum. I'll let the pics do the talking.

 

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I have also had all the remaining parts made up for the supercharger conversion I am working on and I had the billet alloy part protected in Cerakote (ceramic coating) - yes it's as expensive as you think it is! Looks good though.

 

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Edited by LukeH, 18 August 2020 - 08:15 AM.


#197 duds100

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Posted 08 May 2019 - 01:50 PM

snazzy!






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