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Reference Oct.21 2013 1967 Shelby Mods, Done By Shelby American

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Oct.21 2013 1967 Shelby mods, done by Shelby American - what Shelby did to a mustang body to become a Shelby mustang

View attachment 84766 View attachment 84767 View attachment 84768 View attachment 84769 I would like to show what was done to a Mustang body to become a Shelby Mustang .please feel free to add to this resource. the images i have are of a real 67 Shelby GT 350 S . lets start with the rear end caps. the end caps have a flange molded on the inside of the caps ,three 5/16 bolts were used to attach them to the quarters. j clips were used on the flange ,same clips used to...
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horse sence

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Oct.22 side scoops and brake ducts

the side scoops were hand laid fiberglass and made of two pieces bonded together.the two mounting studs were welded to a small flat plate that pop riveted to the back of the scoop before the halves were bonded together. the brake duct cone was bonded to the back of the scoop as well.the other cone was pop riveted to the inner wheel tub and a 3 inch hole was cut in the wheel tub. a flex tube joined the two cones to vent air form the scoops to the rear brakes.the scoops replaced the two finned...
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Oct 23 2013 tail lights and tail panel

View attachment 84816 View attachment 84817 View attachment 84818 View attachment 84819 View attachment 84820 the tail lights were 67-68 Cougar . mustangs tail light were removed .
long openings were cut in the steel tail panel for the Cougar lights to fit through and they were not cut clean ,they were just simply cut out with what looks like an air chisel .the first Shelby i worked on still had the coil of metal from the cutter still attached to the metal...
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Oct. 28 2013 upper scoops /air extractors

View attachment 84891 View attachment 84892 View attachment 84893 View attachment 84894 View attachment 84895 View attachment 84896 View attachment 84897 the upper scoops or air extractors didn't require much modifying .just a little enlargement of the mounting holes in the front two an the rear mounting holes. the scoops actually allowed air out of the car ,they were blocked off in the front inside. they were hand laid fiberglass and rough on the back...
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Nov.2 2013 67 Shelby hood

View attachment 85012 View attachment 85013 View attachment 85014 View attachment 85015 View attachment 85016 View attachment 85017 View attachment 85018 View attachment 85019 View attachment 85020 View attachment 85021 this is a real Shelby hood ,although it has seen better days. it is 3 inches longer than a steel hood. it was hand laid fiberglass and rough on the bottom. the latch area has a steel insert that was part of a steel...
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1967 Shelby nose cone

the nose cone or nose section was one piece and hand laid fiberglass, although some early ones were two piece as Shelby was having trouble fitting them so they were cut at what would be the stone deflector . the headlight bucket area had a flange on the inside that mated up to the front fender.this one has nuts bonded inside the flange and studs were screwed into the nose section. the grill was pop riveted to the nose section as was the lower grill. there were two types of grills, inboard...
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