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Post by 56HAVOC on Wed May 13, 2009 10:09 am

[quote="aircooledaddicts"]Well I picked Herbie up tonight and it looks GREAT!!! I should be able to do the graphics in a couple weeks hopefully. I will take some good pictures outside later.
Thanks for everything Billie!!!
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Gary is nice and don't over do it can't wait to come see it. Good luck
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Post by zabo on Wed May 13, 2009 10:21 am

do what you want gary but i think yours looks so clean- it would be a shame to put decals on it
maybe if they were painted on it would work...Very Happy

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Post by 39coupe on Thu May 14, 2009 8:37 am

zabo wrote:do what you want gary but i think yours looks so clean- it would be a shame to put decals on it
maybe if they were painted on it would work...Very Happy

I was thinking the same thing at first. Then I thought about who ownes the car. If it was me I would leave it, but knowing Gary he wants his kids (and all kids) to enjoy his bug as much as he does so the herbie decals work perfect for him, his kids will love it.
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Thu May 14, 2009 8:58 am

39coupe wrote:
I was thinking the same thing at first. Then I thought about who ownes the car. If it was me I would leave it, but knowing Gary he wants his kids (and all kids) to enjoy his bug as much as he does so the herbie decals work perfect for him, his kids will love it.

Your right Very Happy
It does look great just the way it is but my kids have really been wanting a Herbie and other kids just light up when they see one.
It will be a little while before he gets his stipes though. The Herbie fund is empty right now. Sad
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Post by rpm750 on Thu May 14, 2009 11:54 am

Here is a little inspiration Gary!
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Post by 71_georgia_beetle on Thu May 14, 2009 3:01 pm

He seems to be over joyed being with Herbie!
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Mon Jul 20, 2009 9:30 pm

Just a new picture I took of Herbie the other day
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Wed Aug 05, 2009 9:41 pm

I decided not to run the "big" engine I built and just run what is already in it. So... I pulled the engine and installed all new tins that I had powdercoated
I also cleaned up the engine bay real good and repainted it. Here is a few pictures

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Post by fearthefat138 on Wed Aug 05, 2009 9:49 pm

looks great gary
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Wed Aug 05, 2009 10:25 pm

Thanks. I still need to redo the aircleaner but I think it turned out pretty good Smile
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Post by 59suicide on Wed Aug 05, 2009 10:49 pm

Looks great, i love that look of a fresh new engine Cool with wires all cleaned up and everything
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Post by Grifspop on Wed Aug 05, 2009 10:53 pm

That powdercoated tin looks great! Sure looks cleaned up
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Post by DiggerD on Wed Aug 05, 2009 11:43 pm

Looks nice and clean!!

The tin really turned out nice! Cool

You gonna go with a bare firewall or put something back there?
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Thu Aug 06, 2009 8:30 am

I think I am going to just leave it bare.
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Post by fearthefat138 on Thu Aug 06, 2009 8:42 am

the carb looks the best Cool
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Post by jerryg66 on Thu Aug 06, 2009 9:26 am

Looks alot better Gary
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Post by zabo on Thu Aug 06, 2009 1:54 pm

gary is yours super loud without the firewall material?- I took mine out when i had the engine out, now its crazy loud in the car.
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Thu Aug 06, 2009 7:05 pm

zabo wrote:gary is yours super loud without the firewall material?- I took mine out when i had the engine out, now its crazy loud in the car.

actually it's not. I still have the sound deadning material on the inside under the carpet. I actually can't tell a difference. I also used bedliner material to paint the engine bay so it probably helps some.
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Tue Aug 18, 2009 8:00 pm

Just a few pictures I took today with the new tires
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Post by JOHNB on Wed Aug 19, 2009 11:59 am

What size tires are you running?
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Post by DiggerD on Wed Aug 19, 2009 12:23 pm

The tires filled in nicely, I like the look of a fat tire stuffed fender well!! Cool


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Just get those cheesey rubber pieces off there, I mean what knucklehead thought of that...... Rolling Eyes
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Thu Aug 20, 2009 9:32 pm

Finally got the graphics!!!
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Post by 65type2dailydriver on Thu Aug 20, 2009 9:43 pm

That is the best looking Herbie ive seen!
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Post by aircooledaddicts on Thu Aug 20, 2009 9:49 pm

65type2dailydriver wrote:That is the best looking Herbie ive seen!

Thanks! I am real happy with the way it turned out. The polished stainless steel trim really made a difference too.
I saw your bus last night Smile
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Post by 65type2dailydriver on Thu Aug 20, 2009 10:07 pm

aircooledaddicts wrote:
65type2dailydriver wrote:That is the best looking Herbie ive seen!

Thanks! I am real happy with the way it turned out. The polished stainless steel trim really made a difference too.
I saw your bus last night Smile

I Hope to pick it up this weekend, and make it out next Thursday night.
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