Originally Posted by 49willard
Thanks for the responses. The imported square weave carpet is not plastic, foam or rubber backed it is a woven back with a tight low loop. I seem to remember installing it in a 38 ford Woodie that I restored in the 80's. It had a wrinkle in the flat floor section just behind the transmission cover. I am beginning to think it is either a different carpet or multi piece the floor and firewall. I would have procured the square weave from either Lebaron Bonney or Bill Hirsh. Does anyone have recommended sources in New England for quality auto carpet or types/brands of carpet to purchase?
The picture below is of my car with German square weave carpet. I did purchase mine from Bill Hirsch and have been pleased with it.
As you can see from the picture of my car, it is cut and sewn. I do not think you are going to form it at all.