Just Dashes price hike

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Re: Just Dashes price hike

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I have neither the time nor the skill to manufacture dash pads. The one that you are offering there is for a 1500. It is not the same as the 1600 and low windshield 2000. In fact it only works for the three seat 1500s
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Didn't Ray Lim or someone else have some recovered in Australia that were the same quality as Just Dashes using the same methods for a lot less? I think this was during covid and the shipping back to the U.S. got caught up in the covid shipping mess. But, maybe that's all sorted out now?
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tjp wrote: Wed Nov 23, 2022 1:22 pm
spl310 wrote: Wed Nov 23, 2022 12:54 pmI'd like to see more dashed get made for the low windshield cars
Buy the mold from dean.
Stan has a mold as well. Don't think it is for sale, but he isn't using it much that I know of. He mentioned another batch of Dashes was in the works but that was over a year ago. I would be surprised if JT didn't buy a few when Dean said last call early last year. But he could be holding them for full in-house restorations. Ross has (had) some that are in a decent used shape, good starting point for a DIY restore.
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sfdaugherty wrote: Tue Nov 22, 2022 2:59 pm That is a huge increase!
Kind of like an "I really don't want to do these anymore price, but if you insist!"
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spl310 wrote: Wed Nov 23, 2022 2:58 pmThe one that you are offering there is for a 1500. It is not the same as the 1600 and low windshield 2000. In fact it only works for the three seat 1500s
Assuming you are directing this at me, thank you. I obviously did not know that.

Anyone need a "three seater 1500 dash pad"?
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davdav2000 wrote: Wed Nov 23, 2022 3:12 pm Didn't Ray Lim or someone else have some recovered in Australia that were the same quality as Just Dashes using the same methods for a lot less? I think this was during covid and the shipping back to the U.S. got caught up in the covid shipping mess. But, maybe that's all sorted out now?
I did get all of them back but with the surprised price hike in shipping due to Covid. I sold all but one as it will be used for my upcoming project. I'll try to get another batch done before Solvang 2023. Hope to see you all there!
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“Hmmm … Not much damage, but it looks like you might need a new dash. I’m writing the car off.”
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