Wife’s ‘63 Dart

Early A-Body Discussions

  1. Jim Kueneman

    Jim Kueneman Well-Known Member

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    If you are not following the build thread here is the first time in the sun for the Dart in a while. Just got the slotted mags on today. Now I just need the /6 to come home from the machine shop! Interior will be done next week.
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    • Mouse action

      Mouse action Well-Known Member

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      Stunning !
       
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        Tinmannz Well-Known Member

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        Very nice!
         
      • Garethw

        Garethw Mopar. Because rocket science is too easy.

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        I like the black on the top of the dash, cool idea.
         
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        • Jim Kueneman

          Jim Kueneman Well-Known Member

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          It is actually dark turquoise that I color sanded and shot with Matte Clear. I like the look. It was basically the factory scheme.
           
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          • Valiant63

            Valiant63 Early A-body Valiants

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            Very nice looking. I especially love the dash. Everything looks clean and new like it was 1963 again.
             
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              Car Nut Mopar Master

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              Nice looking color, is the original color?
               
            • Jim Kueneman

              Jim Kueneman Well-Known Member

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              Original was W1 White (I think no fender tag but that is what I found hidden in places that had never been touched during the bodywork stage). The interior is the original colors. Exterior L1 Dark Turquoise was a option in '63 so this is a car that could have been ordered like this. The interior will be turquoise and white which was not available but we wanted a bit of contrast.
               
            • RAT ROD AL

              RAT ROD AL I know just enough to be dangerous FABO Gold Member

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              Nice car. But you have one heck of a view from your drive way !
               
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                Incredible work and attention to detail, as always. Love the 63-64 Darts.
                 
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