1949 Seagrave Restoration Project: Phase 5

picture

The body is brought back from the sandblaster, ready for the next steps of sanding, priming and painting. these are the last major pieces to need painting.

After painting, the body is hoisted back onto the chassis, and bolted together. Also "trex" floor boards are instaslled in the hose bed.

picture
picture

Side panels, hood, fenders and seats are mounted.

Side panels, hood, fenders and seats are mounted.

picture
picture

Still more parts are bolted on, including the booster hose reel, doors, chrome parts, ladders and suction hose, etc.

It's finally startng to look like a fire truck.

picture
picture

The bumper, mirrors, bell and siren are all added, and then the pinstriping is painted on to finish the job.


SPAAMFAA Logo

bottom