[TR] Storing sheet metal (fenders)
dave1massey at cs.com
Sun Jan 6 08:24:22 MST 2013
Hah! That's nothing! In 1990 I bought a used engine to run in the TR6 whilst
I rebuilt its original engine. That used engine is still in there.
Some day I'll get a round tuit.
Iechyd da !
From: Andrew Uprichard <auprichard at uprichard.net>
Ten years ago? We'll put you down as a type B......................... :-)
From: triumphs-bounces at autox.team.net
I bare metaled my front wings (fenders) by sandblasting 10 years ago. Then I
sprayed them immediately with a high concentrate zinc primer the kind they
use on ocean based oil rigs to stop rust.
They have been stored in my unheated garage since, awaiting the day I
finally get the car together, no detectable rust.
I live in Wales UK which has a very damp climate winter and summer.
Zinc primer works for me.
Adrian TR4A CT64306 O
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