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Project: Bomber '49
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Thursday, November 6, 2014

Project: Bomber '49

Project: Bomber '49

D.J. Mostert got the donor from a guy in Williams Lake, BC. The car, a 1949 Ford shoebox was toast. D.J. tells us that he's " wanted to do something like this for a long time, but wanted to do it differently".


D.J. really likes bomber planes and decided to wrap the rearend in copper riveted alumimum. He worked on it one day a week for a year, basically all the time he could spare, and put together a quite hndsome piece, including 1,670 copper rivets...

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