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Ferrari 250 GTO body from 3D scan

Discussion in 'Recreations & Non-Period Rebodies' started by 3DE, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. HotShoe

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    Anthony Lauro
    Not exactly. A wooden buck is the wooden "lattice" you've seen. It is not used to hammer directly over. It is used as a gauge to place your panels over for reference as you are shaping them. Shaping is done thru a variety of old techniques but IMO the best and fastest way to is to use a power hammer.



    If you have a car to take a pattern off of with paper you can get a very accurate shape and know exactly where to shrink or stretch. You can also use the buck sections as seen below:

     
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  2. ChipG

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    Any progress on building your GTO body?
     
  3. Greg M

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    Gregory Martin
    I don’t want to kidnap this post... but it seemed to come to an abrupt end. I have a body in progress as of today. Search 1963 250 GTO and you’ll find it or should
     

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