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1937MoPar 12-16-2011 08:42 PM

front skinny fenders
 
where can i find a set of front fenders like the ones on milners coupe in american graffitti? thanks

OneMoreTime 12-16-2011 10:52 PM

What I do for narrow fenders is to get a pair of trailer fenders and take a strip out of the middle and weld them back together to get the width I need..makes wider fenders as well by inserting a piece..those are usually 18 gauge and not herd to work with..

Sam

1ownerT 12-17-2011 06:57 AM

Motorcycle fenders would be another option.

timothale 12-17-2011 07:28 AM

custom van
 
A lot of options, In the 50's we used the chrome spare tire covers from continental Kits ( for the youngsters, thats when you extended the back bumper brackets back and mounted the spare tire between the trunk and bumper. ) a lot of the 70's custom vans had outside mounted spare tires and metal covers.

MARTINSR 12-17-2011 09:46 AM

The classic is using a thirties Ford spare tire cover cut in half.

http://media.kansas.com/smedia/2009/...filiate.80.jpg

http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/a...8&d=1215002910

Brian

deadbodyman 12-18-2011 05:42 AM

when I went to my first metal shaping class I made a harley fender in about 4 hrs and had a ball ......I'd make them for sure...www.metalmeet .com

lakeroadster 12-18-2011 06:38 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by MARTINSR
The classic is using a thirties Ford spare tire cover cut in half.
Brian

The 1935-1936 Ford spare tire covers pop up on e-bay occasionally.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1936-Ford-sp...35360675533562

Centerline 12-18-2011 09:47 AM

There's a company that is reproducing these in fiberglass. HERE is the link. They're about $50 I think.

http://www.riroadster.com/images/parts/HF041A.jpg


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