Thursday, 5 November 2009

DHC report nr. 57; Fresh air duct

Again busied myself with one of the many little jobs in preparation for when I start with the actual reassembly of the car. Tonight it was time for the fresh-air-duct. Although it was in fairly good shape (shot blasted and painted it in the mid 90’s) I thought it would look better with a bit of attention ...




The fresh-air-duct itself was powder coated, the catches were first galvanized (gloss zinc) and after that black passivated . This not only should give a better protection against corrosion but I think it looks much better ...


And after fitting it with some locally sourced seals I have another item ready to fit to the car ...




I know I can get carried away sometimes with details like this :-)

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