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The first of 4 pictures showing the "Brand New"...
  
I do not recomend doing any business with...
  
I later found out that makes a living ripping...
  
One of my friends had ordered a set of front turn...
  
After I pulled out most of the debris I was able...
  
The battery box was completely gone and had been...
  
The fender to floor seam is in pretty bad shape.
  
There are actually several holes like this one in...
  
Isetta body next to a Fiat 600.
  
Canadian model 300 badge and Isetta script.
  
Isetta body next to a Fiat 600.
  
Isetta body next to a Fiat 600.
  
Front nose of Isetta body.
  
Isetta door open.
  
After we layed out all of the stiffeners I then...
  
Using a piece of wood as a fence I was able to...
  
There is one stiffener that is actually raised...
  
I then bolted the new piece of sheet metal to the...
  
After laying out the pattern on the sheet metal I...
  
Action shot.
  
Tools of the trade.
  
The new floor panel ready to be cut to shape and...
  
With the front door removed we lifted the body up...
  
We actually had a heck of a time getting the door...
  
Top rear of body.
  
Side shot.
  
Old floor cut out.
  
The passenger side of this floor required very...
  
Unfortunately the passenger side fender well was...
  
Jeff has a lot more experience welding thin metal...
  
Jeff's '51 Chevy Deluxe in the background.
  
Passenger side fender well all welded and...
  
Passenger side fender well all welded and...
  
Luckily the drivers side is in really good shape.
  
Close-up of the cracking around the upper door...
  
Close-up of the cracking around the lower door...
  
Headlight buckets and front turn signal mounts.
  
3M Bristle Disk. This is what I will be using to...
  
Using the bristle disk from Eastwood.com it took...
  
Door with glass removed and paint removal started.
  
New floor installed.
  
New floor installed.
  
Backside of the engine compartment opening.
  
Backside of the engine compartment opening.
  
Floor completely finished.
  
Floor completely finished.
  
Battery box and master cylinder cutouts.
  
Bottom of rear engine opening. The end was...
  
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Body with new floor.
  
Inside view of the new floor.
  
rear nerf bar holes welded and repaired.
  
rear nerf bar holes welded and repaired.
  
Rear quarter shot.
  
Rear quarter shot.
  
Body next to fully restored chassis.
  
Test fit of the body after the new floor was...
  
Man I love those whitewalls.
  
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We through some towels over the engine and shock...
  
About half way finished with the underside of the...
  
Scenic view of the palouse.
  
I also did the inside of the door.
  
Four hundred pounds of sand later I am finally...
  
IsettaBob.com
  
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Sand blasting done.
  
IsettaBob.com
  
My neighbor helped my unload the body into my...
  
My friend Nick came in from Seattle to help me...
  
Body paint removal.
  
Here I am finishing up the body work on the door.
  
My friend Nick is into racing his e30 BMW and had...
  
After you let the dry ice sit for a couple of...
  
There were some spots that this method did not...
  
Finished with the dry ice. I will take a angle...
  
Nick finished removing all of the paint on the...
  
Finished up all of the tar paper removal. I am...
  
Finished up all of the tar paper removal. I am...
  
This was taken right before I rust bombed the...
  
This was taken right before I rust bombed the...
  
New upper and lower door hinges. These are laser...
  
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Engine cooling flange rubber gasket. Its brand...
  
Shifter boot, shifter knob, nylon steering column...
  
Complete body gasket set. I will end up having a...
  
New door gasket. Purchased from Werner Schwark.
  
New sunroof top and tensioner bow. The bow is...
  
Window gasket filler strips. These are for both...
  
Fixed and sliding window rubber pieces. The...
  
Front and rear window gaskets. Purchased from...
  
Square to round heater hose. I believe that...
  
New old stock Lucas lenses with chrome rings. I...
  
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To make things easier and hopefully make the...
  
Firewall and spare tire test fit.
  
New floor panel with front door closed.
  
Front passenger fender body work progressing.
  
Front passengers side body work in progress.
  
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Rear passengers side body work progress.
  
Rear drivers side body without paint.
  
Front drivers side during the bodywork process.
  
Front passengers side during the bodywork process.
  
Rear passengers side during the bodywork process.
  
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The new sander had made all of the difference in...
  
mmmmm.....smooth!
  
I am smiling because I can see the light at the...
  
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Passengers side rear or the engine compartment.
  
Front showing filler around the door jam.
  
Passengers side inner fender. The patch panel...
  
Drivers side inner fender.
  
Weld spot below the rear window.
  
Drivers side front fender.
  
Good thing the Isetta is small.
  
Working on the engine cover panel.
  
Working on the engine panel cover.
  
Finished for the night. Just a little sanding in...
  
3 thick coats of epoxy primer. I definitely have...
  
For how bad the body was I came out pretty good. ...
  
Only one spot to touch up on the passenger side...
  
Drivers side inner fender.
  
Drivers side after primer.
  
Passengers side after primer.
  
Door after primer.
  
Passenger side after primer.
  
Door test fitted after primer.
  
Top of door and roof area.
  
Drivers side front fender and door hinge area.
  
Door close-up.
  
Inside with door installed.
  
Passengers side rear corner.
  
Drivers side rear corner.
  
Primered body shell awaiting final chassis test...
  
Body test fit onto chassis.
  
Body test fit onto chassis.
  
Body test fit onto chassis.
  
Body test fit onto chassis.
  
Body test fit onto chassis.
  
Body test fit onto chassis.
  
NOS Lucas stop lamp lens purchased from eBay. ...
  
Passengers side rear after sanding primer.
  
Passengers side front after sanding primer.
  
Door removed for sanding.
  
New battery box built by my Dad. Thanks again...
  
Headlight buckets, turn signal buckets and tail...
  
Close up of engine cover. I still have a long...
  
Door after sanding the primer.
  
Engine cover panel blocked and ready for primer. ...
  
Passengers side blocked and ready for primer.
  
Drivers side blocked and ready for primer.
  
Turn signal mounts, headlight buckets, and tail...
  
Steering box and pedal holes cut into new floor...
  
Passengers side blocked and ready to prime.
  
Drivers side blocked and ready to prime.
  
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Drivers side after second round of primer. I am...
  
Passengers side after second round of primer. ...
  
Passengers side inner fender. This is completely...
  
Drivers side inner fender. This fender is also...
  
Door after second round of primer. I built a...
  
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Passengers side after second round of blocking,...
  
Passengers side rear after second round of...
  
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The drivers side rear corner where the nerf bar...
  
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Turn signal housings ready to wet sand and paint.
  
My DeVilbiss HVLP gun that I bought for the base...
  
Interior ready for final blocking.
  
Engine area ready for final blocking. This side...
  
Passengers side looking very nice.
  
Drivers side ready for final blocking.
  
My homemade stand to hold the door and all of the...
  
Front drivers side with door mounted.
  
Front passengers side with door mounted.
  
Front straight on.
  
Paint test panel. So far so good! After wet...
  
There is just a little bit of orange peel that...
  
Interior masked for bed liner application.
  
Gator Gaurd II purchased from Eastwood.com. ...
  
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After bed liner application.
  
After bed liner application.
  
Underside coated in spray-in bed liner.
  
Masking off the interior to paint the exterior of...
  
Masking off the front window.
  
Passenger side front after painting.
  
Headlight buckets after paint.
  
All of the differen't light assemblies after...
  
Passenger side after paint.
  
Passenger side looking past engine area.
  
Front of body after paint.
  
Engine panel after paint.
  
Drivers side after paint.
  
Passengers side after paint.
  
Door after paint.
  
Body mounted to chassis!
  
Body mounted to chassis!
  
Body mounted to chassis!
  
Body mounted to chassis!
  
Body mounted to chassis!
  
Body mounted to chassis!
  
Rear passenger side with engine cover installed.
  
Engine cover panel installed.
  
Passenger side.
  
Drivers side rear.
  
Passenger side front.
  
Front with door installed.
  
Drivers side front.
  
Drivers side.
  
Passenger side rear with light mounts installed.
  
Drivers side front with light mounts installed.
  
Rear lights installed.
  
Dash board and door strut lift installed.
  
Door strut spring has been replaced with Werner...
  
Dash board installed.
  
Passenger side windows installed.
  
Passenger side windows installed.
  
Drivers side windows installed.
  
Rear luggage rack installed. This is the luggage...
  
Rear luggage rack installed. This is the luggage...
  
Front with side windows installed.
  
Passengers side front with rear luggage rack...
  
Passengers side with rear luggage rack installed.
  
Drivers side with rear luggage rack installed.
  
Drivers side front.
  
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Rear of car with sunroof cover installed and in...
  
Passengers side looking down onto the sunroof...
  
Passengers side with sunroof cover installed.
  
Drivers side with sunroof in its open position.
  
New front turn signal rubber boots. I purchased...
  
New 7inch chrome headlight rings purchased from...
  
Front with headlights and turn signals installed.
  
Drivers side headlight and turn signal close-up.
  
Passengers side headlight and turn signal...
  
Drivers side front with headlights and turn...
  
Passengers side front with door open after...
  
Test drive up the street.
  
Test drive up the street.
  
Test drive up the street.
  
Our first picnic at a local park. The luggage...
  
Our first picnic at a local park.
  
Rear with everything on except the rear bumper...
  
Passengers side with front bumpers installed.
  
Door open with front bumpers installed.
  
Front drivers side with front bumpers installed.
  
Front drivers side with front bumpers installed.
  
We are almost done!
  


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