This is the part I’ve been waiting for. These doors have been one of the most exciting parts of this entire rebuild. I’ve looked forward to having something like these on my Tailwind for... read more
The wings are painted and are they ever shiny!
The Poly-brush has dried so now it’s time to add the Poly-spray for some ultraviolet protection.
I used Solidworks to design some frames to “sandwich” the rear windows into position.
After the the Poly-fiber has been Poly-tak’d to a surface, the next job is to Poly-brush it in preparation for the Poly-spray. Holy poly, that’s a mouth full. With that being said, the wings... read more
The wings got covered with Stits polyfiber and poly-tak. The poly-tak was allowed 24 hours to dry and we tried pulling the fabric up. There’s no way that fabric was gonna come off without pulling... read more
I don’t know the actual age of all the windows on my Tailwind, but they have all sustained their share of damage over the years. One of the back windows has a sticker for “Sun ‘n Fun... read more
My Tailwind must be a liberal. There are nine gauges in the instrument panel and every one is a different brand. How’s that for diversity?
Red arrow: Generic auto parts store oil temperature... read more
This is where we’re at with the paint so far.