Our CF Advantura

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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Mon Jan 02, 2017 4:16 pm
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Just a few pictures about our Bedford CF motorhome and what we are doing to it.
1976 250 Advantura

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Its been sat on the driveway for two years !!

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Just getting to grips with the obvious rot

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Closer detail this bit behind the wing and in front of the head lamp was covered in fiberglass
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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Tue Jan 03, 2017 2:34 pm
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Some more

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Showing the corrosion below the heater air intake
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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Tue Jan 03, 2017 4:29 pm
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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Wed Jan 04, 2017 2:10 pm
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drilling the spot welds out

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front valance off

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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:35 pm
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A few more pictures of the front of it after the front valence was removed

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Lots of grot !!!!!!!!!!!
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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:41 pm
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Work started on the front panel

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Lots of rot but ive seen worse

The top angle of the panel has gone at both ends and the indicator rings have rusted away as well.
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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Tue Jul 04, 2017 4:49 pm
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A bit of an update

Front panel repairs

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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Tue Jul 04, 2017 4:51 pm
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Some more

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And the finished panel

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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Mon Jan 22, 2018 4:47 pm
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Just a little bit more the bonnet saga this time
Someone has put a strip of aluminium across the front to hide the grot.

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A closer look at one side

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The under side

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Post by Packern Contact Packern » Mon Jan 22, 2018 4:58 pm
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Another one

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Without the strip and filler sanded out

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The other side with filler still in place. One great big piece by the look of it. Any ideas ??

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So all in all a standard looking CF bonnet by the look of it :roll:
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