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Old 09-20-2003, 10:46 PM
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F100 fiberglass fronend

Just read an article in a mag about fiberglass front ends.
he encountered a lot of problems with the fit.
Cowl radius was wrong, it was to wide, & a few other problems. It was a Fairlane unit & I have heard they are one of the best out there. Problem is in the 50s the molds & bodies were not as controled as they are today & they really didn't worry about getting a good fit especially on trucks.
I stayed with the original steel on my 56 for these reasons.
No matter who makes the mold it will probably not fit well without a lot of work.
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