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Triumph Tenerife Restoration

Discussion in 'Vintage and Classic Bikes' started by Ozzie770, 12 Oct 2017.

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  1. Ozzie770

    Ozzie770 Active Member

    Location:
    Leicester
    IMG_0660.JPG Hope you dont mind, but I thought I would show you my 1966 Triumph Tenerife restoration..
     

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  2. Threevok

    Threevok Senior Member

    Location:
    South Wales
    Well...... ????

    *baited breath*
     
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    Ozzie770

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    Leicester
    Started off as above pictures a few days back, got to the stage of sanding down all the frame and primed it ready for respray
     

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    Ozzie770

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    Primer on IMG_20171010_171512.jpg
     
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    Ozzie770

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    Front bit sprayed, just need to wait a day or 2 now for it to harden off, before I can mask it and spray the rest (different colour) IMG_20171011_105144.jpg
     
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    Ozzie770

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    Mudguards are in a worse state than I first thought. so will have to make a jig/mould so i can panel beat them out
     

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    Ozzie770

    Ozzie770 Active Member

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    Next few days jobs are to clean up the chrome works..... so this is where I am from todays date... hoping to have it all done by the end of next week....
     

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  8. Mrs M

    Mrs M Veteran

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    Nice wee bike, should look great when finished :smile:
     
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    Ozzie770

    Ozzie770 Active Member

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    Wife as just gone out, so I can sneak some bits into the dishwasher.....
     
  10. buzzy-beans

    buzzy-beans Active Member

    Tread carefully Ozzie because if it was my most beloved and she ever found out, my gaud I would be lynched!! Nice work by the way.
     
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  11. raleighnut

    raleighnut Guru

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    nice, similar to my mums Triumph 'Palm Beach'
     
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  12. wisdom

    wisdom Über Member

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    Did you use a spray gun or rattle can?
     
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    Ozzie770

    Ozzie770 Active Member

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    Used a rattle can on the primer and front bit, might use the sprayer on the main bit.
     
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    Ozzie770

    Ozzie770 Active Member

    Location:
    Leicester
    Got a Palm Beach to restore after this one.
     
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