So progress has be a little slow currently on the Europa. It has mostly been banging out U-joints, unfreezing caliper pistons, Injecting foam, sanding, cutting ect. First Major Part done was the transmission was cleaned up and repainted.

Nope I did not pick the color...

Next up was the disassembly of the front brake calipers. The pistons were pretty rusted in place and took a lot of beating and pushing with a grease gun.

Rust
Its apart. New pistons came with the rebuild kit

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The Rear suspension and axles were busted apart, stripped and painted

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And some experiments with structural foam were done. This is going to be injected into a lot of the open space in the body of the Europa to add rigidity and safety support.

And my favorite part was I did some test sprays of the paint color that I chose for it. I still have to find a good yellow for the stripes, bonus points if anyone figures out what car the paint is from.

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Yes I know my spray job is not great, I kind of rushed it to get it done.

Tune in next time for some more sporadic updates.