Body Work pt.2 – The Repair (Futaba Safari-Buggy)

Apply polyester resin

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Futaba Safari-Buggy
Wheels
Engine
Assembly Manual
Body Work pt.1
– Body Work pt.2 – The Repair
Headlights
Body Paint
Wind Shield
Muffler Restored
Body Paint completed
Engine Restored
Air seal the engine and install Perry Pump
Parts

Before removing the paint, all visual cracks are fixed.

Body mount fix

After 4 hours of soaking and sanding, all paint is removed using 150 grit  and 600 fine grit wet sandpaper and brake fluid. Once all the paint is removed, it’s a lot easier to see all the cracks which need to be repaired.

Old paint removed and areas need to be repair are marked

Marking parts of the body that need to be fixed

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