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    Thanks Len, wise words as always. I did just...

    Thanks Len, wise words as always. I did just that, apply some filler around the high spots. I almost did loose complete faith the other day, what a project to start... most people start off with...
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    Thanks guys, apologies for my late reply. I...

    Thanks guys, apologies for my late reply. I switched grades today, I skimmed some filler very lightly over the metal bits. I really have no skills tapping metal down so went with the filler option....
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    Hey guys - So I spent the last few days sanding...

    Hey guys - So I spent the last few days sanding (using 40 grit paper with guide coat), I am hitting metal in some areas, should I be staying away from the areas showing metal?

    Some parts of the...
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    2022

    Hey guys - Hope all is well with everyone? The weather here is warming up :) I shall be be starting my tank again this year, hopefully with a vision of completing it. Its been a good few months so...
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    :) I feel like sponge at the moment taking this...

    :) I feel like sponge at the moment taking this all in, this is all fairly new to me. The more I know the better chance I have of competing what I started and maybe passing on my own experience to...
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    Hi there Len - Sorry for the late reply, I do...

    Hi there Len - Sorry for the late reply, I do also have the stiff Durablocks. I find the stiffer blocks cut the filler down faster or maybe its the way i am applying pressure. I seem to be...
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    Had a delivery :) 32432 So out of the MB...

    Had a delivery :)

    32432

    So out of the MB and SB, which block should I be starting off with..? SB first and then over to the MB ? :reading:

    Many thanks,

    VJ
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    Will do Ronf, thanks again for the top tips (and...

    Will do Ronf, thanks again for the top tips (and everyone else). Really really appreciate it!! Definitely gives me confidence to keep going. I am working my way up to being a perfectionist (with...
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    Thank you MidnightOilJK..!

    Thank you MidnightOilJK..!
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    Hi Ronf, that make sense to me. I am so glad you...

    Hi Ronf, that make sense to me. I am so glad you did not advice taking it back down to metal as that would of broke me I think. I already took it back to near bare metal when I started (using a...
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    How did you do that, did you cut those slots in...

    How did you do that, did you cut those slots in yourself by hand? My skills are limited to what I know which is pretty much nothing, reading threads on this forum is where my learning curve starts...
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    Hi guys - Sorry for not replying sooner, I am...

    Hi guys - Sorry for not replying sooner, I am just recovering from a common cold so was out for a little while, amazing what children can pass on to their parents. She has just turned 4... and...
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    Hi there b marler you are spot on about the...

    Hi there b marler you are spot on about the dura blocks being a bit stiff. I do have the round and the slim palm size dura block, which are not that rigid. These came as a dura block set, would...
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    Hi Len - thanks for replying back so promptly! ...

    Hi Len - thanks for replying back so promptly!

    I have guide coat (dry powder only) however not used it much thinking it is too early in the stage?! Thinking now guide coat can be used anytime...
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    Advice / Help with Shaping?

    Hi there guys I have been reading and searching this forum with great delight, so much information on here about autobody 😊 So this is my first post and it is for help or more to the point what I...
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