Like good winemakers we had to squeeze as much as possible out of the few good days of weather given us in the dead of winter. Now that the sub-zero temperatures are back at night and sub-freezing during the day the restoration is slowing down.
We did have success putting some of the major items back together, though.
All windows are in! J-Channel installed on one side and wheels got their first coat of paint.
When our friend, Craig, saw the progress he was quite complimentary. He likened the transformation to a well-worn woman going in to the plastic surgeon and coming out looking like Gina Lollobrigida.
Embee keeps working on perfecting the red wings. He sanded them down to add a distressed look to them.