Before doing any conversion work, a great deal of restoration is in order. The chrome, windshield, seat, interior and dashboard had to be removed so the body work and paint can be done.
Starting with this:
We end up looking like this:
With a stack of bumpers, windshield, grill, seats, dashboard and other miscellaneous bits awaiting reinstallation.
Empty shell ready to tow off to Bob and Keith at Pro Automotive for a facelift.