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Two wheeled stool - Lambretta bitsa

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Struggling to find time to do much on this, did get the gearchange and throttle supports stripped of all paint today

 

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Also stripped the paint off the back of the horncasing.

 

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All aluminium parts are now ready for paint, hopefully I'll get it all away to a painter in the next week or so. :)

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This GP toolbox wasn't in the best condition when I fitted it to my bitsa back in 1990, it had numerous scuffs and scratches - this was why I painted it. This time I thought I'd have a go at restoring it. So far the paint has been removed with a soak in thinners, and I've started to eradicate the sanding marks and scuffs with wet and dry paper. I intend to go through the grades of paper until I can polish it up to a semi gloss finish.

 

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If it all goes horribly wrong, I can always paint it again! :P

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