June 2009

Frank's nameplates will be undergoing restoration during the winter period ready to be fitted last of all.

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With the cab almost complete, all that remains to be done this year is add more layers of paint to help protect 2896 until work re-commences.

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After welding all the panels into place, preparation for painting began. All the welds had to be ground down until they were flush with the panels and the entire cab had to be sanded down and washed in thinners before the gutter strips could be fitted.

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