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Wow Cedric!!! It looks great

Sorry for the size of the photos but no time to resize.

I made one for my GQ. The problem is the Madman cooks quite a bit in the sun and the screen goes dark, I made it to go over the air vent at the back and just switch it so the air blow into the pod and it works quite well.
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Very nice!

Cedric, you have a base to start from...
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That's very cool TijmenvdS. So far I haven't had any heat issues even when parked in direct sunlight. I think the vinyl and foam gives some insulation. I originally thought of just painting the fibreglass, but for exactly that reason I decided to rather upholster it.

The GQ dash is so much easier to work with than a GU, and the MDF works really well for your dash pod.
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Looks great guys!

Cedric I've been following this thread closely over years :rolling: Nice to see the final product. Good excuse to meet for a beer so I can see it in person
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Always a good idea bud
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Cedric & I were just discussing "wheat smoothies"

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In this heat..... a little wheat smoothy will be just what the doctor ordered QQQ :thumbup: :thumbup:
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Jeez, a wheat smoothie sounds perfect now!
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Oh yeah... If only I wasn't still at work !!
:rolleyes: :rolleyes: :helpsign: :helpsign:
You going to Kungweni tomorrow?
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