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New R&C Mag coverage

posted in: strange motion garage, news on September 23, 2008 at 10:43 AM

Hey Everyone….
There is a nice full color feature of a 1941 Cadillac custom project I did in the newest issue (December 2008) that is currently on the stands.
The one thats on the stands even has it in the upper right cover!
Its got four pages. The article does read like a history article, as the car was a very historic custom built “back in the Day” by Harry Westergard, had been through many hands and was bought to have restored and to fit nicely in one of the worlds greatest custom car collectors stable, Kurt and Amy McCormick from Missouri. It says I painted it, which is cool, but I also did the frame boxing all the body work and painting, and a big majority of the wiring and mechanicals. The body work was very, very major, as modern day fit, finish and quality far outweighs the results back in the 1940’s and 1950’s. The interior was partially done by Carrie (my Wife) here at the shop, and we brought in Jamie from Jamies Upholstry from Washington state to do the Carson cloth top recreation and had Dave Martinez from Indy, come in the shop to do the awesome tuck n roll interior.
The car spent over a year in the shop here, and was a pleasure to work on such a historic project and to work for such great custom owners and collectors.
Go get yourself a copy…
Thanks
Tim Strange
Strange Motion
www.strangemotion.com

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Pacific Coast Customs Garage
September 23, 2008 at 11:50 AM

Congratulations! Beautiful car!

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Bob and Kameron Maynard's Garage
September 23, 2008 at 10:15 PM

Way 2 go!

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Strange Motion Garage
September 23, 2008 at 10:43 PM
Reply to Bob and Kameron Maynard's Garage on September 23, 2008 at 10:15 PM

thanks guys!

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butcher shop Garage
November 16, 2008 at 12:14 PM

Nice job on the Caddie !!

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Strange Motion Garage
November 16, 2008 at 12:56 PM

Thanks man

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