Friday, October 31, 2014

Austin Healey number 100

Boras Motor Corporation AB
Steering wheel as received

  The 100th manufactured Austin Healey

                                             and first ever imported into Sweden.
.                                    Prior to Magnus and his team beginning restoration.
Progress photos supplied by Magnus Karlsson  of the Boras Motor Corporation in Sweden

                                   Steering wheel after restoration.

Plymouth Sports Fury 1959

As presented

After rebuild pearl plasticise dual colours.
Fury owner Mr Keith Richards

Thanks Keith, very jealous ( sigh! )

Monday, October 27, 2014

Chrysler Windsor 1956 steering wheel

     Greg Weaver in New York USA sent progress photos of car and wheel below  

In situ


Wheel as received

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Buick 1947 custom steering wheel

Steering wheel as received from New Zealand.
Lazar cut Buick emblem supplied by customer.

crumbling /crystallized material removed from rim.
New superior reattachment- rim reformed.
New centre button/emblem hand made.

New emblem surround hand made.
New gear and indicator lever knobs hand made.
completed New custom made centre
 button/ emblem and surround.
Buick emblem embedded into centre. 
Colour matching from sample, parts post re- chrome.

Very special '47 Buick steering wheel, "one of a kind"


Saturday, October 18, 2014

Austin 7 1929 steering wheel

Restored using original type materials, wheel good for another 85 years!

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Chevrolet 1957

1957 Chev & white pearl steering wheel.

Thank you Paul, video below bought a tear to my eye.

Paul can still remember the original white pearl wheel that was
                                                                 bought for the car in the '60's.