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  • TR6 Factory Hardtop

    All those who have worked on or refurbished a TR6 Factory hardtop know there are some parts you just cannot find. The vent/ screen are not made but a refurbished set ( minus screens) can be ordered from EJ Ward in England.

    The roof to body mounts are not made any more so you have to come up with a used set from a trashed out top and then there are the headliner roof bows. GT6 bows ( which seem to be getting hard to find as well) can be modified to fit but you need a pattern to work off. I recently found a set of GT6 bows and was loaned TR6 roof bows to use as a pattern. but as I am looking at these things it seems so easy to make something that would work as well as the originals.

    Who would have thought something so simple looking would be so hard to make. The big custom shops with all the right equipment are not interested in making them, the smaller shops without the equipment and resources cannot or will not even think about making them,

    I am sure all kinds of things have been used ( Curtin rods to pipe) and have done just fine, it just seems that somebody should have figured out how to make something close to the original.

    I finally found a shop that at least would look at the bows, but of course the first question is how many do I need because thats going to dive the price.

    So to that end...... how many people would be interested in a complete set ( 3 bows) the correct shape and length with the end pieces in place. At this point I dont know if the shop will come through with wanting to make them or what the cost might be but it would help if we could get 4-6 sets made.

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    Surrounds and screens are identical as GT6 mk2 (plus) except the TR6 bits are painted black...simple
    So much rust, so little time

    64 TR4 Overdrive Surrey
    68 TR250 Soon to have Overdrive & Surrey
    71 TR6 Hardtop Soon to have OD
    81 TR8 Injected Automatic...the LAST Automatic

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      Go buy a fiberglass hardtop and then modify it into T tops

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