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AUGUST 2016 FALLEN STARS—THESE UNLOVED OLD RIDES ARE THE HEART OF A PROJECT

By on August 20, 2016
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Technology has grown exponentially over the last two decades and this growth has spun off into the car project.

 

There was an era when the only guy who could save a rare car was a craftsman who knew his way around an English wheel but things have changed dramatically.

 

Soon you’ll be able scan an old ’63 Ford Country Squire fender, punch the numbers into a 3-D copier and it will spit out a new fender.

 

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‘The technology is there so this concept is close to feasible but until the prices get more realistic, you’re going to need a Country Squire donor car to keep your project moving forward.’

 

That’s why all these unloved old rides are the heart (or beginning) of a project.

 

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