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Re: need help with seams

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Subject: Re: need help with seams
From: Max Heim <>
Date: Wed, 19 May 1999 20:40:38 -0700
I believe that early cars had leaded seams and that the factory ceased 
this practice as a cost measure at some point. From Clausager it seems to 
have been around Sept. 1974, or roadster #360301, if I'm interpreting it 

gary & traci had this to say:

>hello listers
>I'm restoring a 64 b and a 69 c . both cars are down to the bare metal  and
>have the rear deck seams and lower rear panel seams filled with lead.i
>sarted on the 64 first and assumed that some bodyshop filled them in .but
>after striping down the mgc it was also filled in with lead. my 77b has the
>seams showing .which way is correct for these earlier cars?
>gary and traci
>77 mgb(for sale)
>69 mgc


Max Heim
'66 MGB GHN3L76149
Runs great, 
looks particularly bad since some SUV clown backed into it.
If you're near Mountain View, CA,
it's the red one with the silver bootlid.

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