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  1. cbarge replied to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Not exactly sure and I will ask him. All I know it takes 30 minutes for it to get tacky and set quickly after that. Once both the roof...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 10:23 PM
  2. cbarge replied to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Got a lot done the past two days! Trim is last to get polished and installed. I have a lot more stuff planned for this car but will...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 9:19 PM
  3. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Once Bill was happy with the placement of the glass he taped the edges and caulked the perimeter of the rear window channel.. [ATTACH]...

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  4. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Spacers installed at the bottom,we started to press really hard on the glass to seal the hole.. [ATTACH]

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  5. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    The two of us then set the glass into the hole.. [ATTACH]

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  6. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Using a heat gun,the roll of butyl was warmed up to get soft and rolled onto the glass... [ATTACH]

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  7. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Rear window got cleaned up and old butyl removed and suction cups put on for the installation..Using a heat gun,Bill softened the roll...

    thumbnail_20191121_183604_resized.jpg Nov 21, 2019 at 9:11 PM
  8. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Well the rear glass is back in the car!! New trim clips and Bill prepped thee mating surface for the good old fashioned buytl on waxed...

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  9. cbarge replied to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    We will be celebrating 2 yeas together Nov 25th!! i get sent to the dog house once in a while but don't think we will be breaking up...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 8:41 PM
  10. cbarge attached a file to the thread Original Battery Size (Group 24 &27) and cap color Green, Yellow or Red?.

    68 Newport...red caps I prefer a group 27 battery,but my topper with red caps was only available in a group 24.. I removed the Delco...

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  11. cbarge replied to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Tomorrow night the rear window goes back in. Next step before winter slumber is polish and install the trim. Stay tuned!

    Nov 20, 2019 at 10:32 PM
  12. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    After cleaning up shop took a couple pics of the finished top.. Now that I can see this color combo is sharp!! [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  13. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    I took a step back and let the master do his thing. All trimmed back,tucked and rolled,set into place for good... [ATTACH]

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  14. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    Here he is smoothing out the top side. After this Using my eyes I assisted by making sure the seams are straight as he lifted tucked and...

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  15. cbarge attached a file to the thread Meet Maggie May!.

    from the front,Bill went to the rear at the C pillars and pulled down on the top to smooth out the vinyl on the C pillars. He really...

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