The Metal work begins

Evaluation of Aliquippa, the body was stripped down by Brad at Harborvette Restorations in Eire, PA all parts bagged and tagged, and we brought it into Bent Metal Customs in Haltfeild PA, Justin at BMC is a master of metal work, and did the restoration of the metal in the 65 Honda s600 Chatham.

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This early 1964 Honda was supposed to be in impecibale condition.  Once we got the car to the shop and sanblasted all of the previous repairs became obvious, and it was well sculpted body filler, on very poor metal repairs.

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We decided to give it a full bead blast to see the condition

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Panel design id slightly different thant the 1965.

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Headlight mounting configuration is different, for the one peice bubble headlamps

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Some S600 photography courtesty of Karin Johnston