QMOPS woud be struggling to fund this project, without the help and discounts from the following suppliers.
They provided man power to complete the final preparation work before the bare bodyshell was sent to be sprayed. They have also provided fiber glassing materials and expert advice throughout the project.
You've all been there before. You are stuck into a job and find you need something minor, but important to the current job. The guys at Topspeed have been there and provided the ckub with discounts to assist the project.
There are 3 cars within QMOPS, therefore there are a lot of metal parts. As we all know unprotected metal will rust, therefore the services of S&T PElectroplate have been utilised, at a discount, to help protect these parts.
Dust and dirt will damage you car's paintwork and Hamilton Classic have supplied the Quantumn Owners Club with a discounted indoor car cover to protect Q003.
To complete Q003 we need a significant number of new or professionally reconditioned parts. Many of these have been difficult to source. Enfields have been an invaluable supplier to help track down many of these parts.
When building a car to a very high specification using stainless steel fitting, where possible makes a huge difference to the over all appearance, plus they will not rust, like standard steel will. Q003 has a significant amount of stainless steel fixings, mostly supplied by Wright's Auto Supplied at a discount to the club.
Many of the existing parts being reconditioned by the QMOPS team had old rubber bushes. The rubber in these perishes with age and use. Additionally, traditional rubber bushes have mild steel inserts which will rust. Superflex have been able to provide the Quantum Owners Club with discounted bushes to suit the car in a hard wearing polyurethane material with stainless steel inserts.
Zinc plated metals still need protecting. Rich was able to put in many hours of graft to spray a large quantity of metal parts in a satin black for the Quantum Owners Club.
As for the alloy wheels he restored? Never again was his comment after meticulously masking up the fine lattice on the wheel face to provide a fantastic 2 tone finish. This realy was a special peice of work that will really set the car off.
Burton have long been the go to company for performance Ford parts, in fact they have been running a successful business for over 50 years now. Therefore when the Quantum Owners Club needed to purchase parts for the engine rebuild Burton Power were an obvious choice, plus the provided the QOC with a discount too.
For a car to look really good the interior must be first class. Thnkfully that is exactly the service Equinox were able to supply the Quantum Owners Club at a surprisingly reasonable cost. They have coimpleted the headlining and carpet for the car.