T minus two and counting

Jan-Erik and his son Alexander has visited the workshop today to help me finish up the car for sandblasting. Apart from the joy of having company – Jan-Erik finished up removing the Tectyl from half of the floorpan. Later I finished the head of the frame myself – so now …

Knowing when to call for help

Realizing that my skills within car restoration are limited, I have been looking for someone to help me get the project back on track and through the VW community in Denmark I have found a guy named Henrik to help me get on with the project. First step is to …

Taking the car apart

After moving into the workshop we quickly took apart the cars – Petar his Fiat 500 and me the ’69 beetle. Below are some pictures from the process. Unfortunately we quickly stalled and for years the restoration process didn’t move ahead – but now things are picking up!

Getting a workshop

If you are planning to take your old beetle totally apart you need a place to do it. After searching some time for a proper place to do it I found a workshop in a small village called Gørløse outside Hillerød in the northern parts of the capital region – …