Further welding  (Sep 2002)

Many Beetle panels are available as aftermarket parts, but number 250 also needed quite a lot of bespoke repairs.

Rotten to the floor

That rusty old floor really did have to go.


Bodyshell repairs

Some more photos of the repair panels and body shell bracing.


Chassis

The chassis tunnel, cleaned up ready to accept new floor panels.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Restoration timeline

2002
Jan Feb Mar Apr
May - Jun Jul - Aug
Sep Oct Nov - Dec
2003
Jan - Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
2004
Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
2005
Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
2006
Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
2007
Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
2008
Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec