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10-23-2006 10:25 PM Mock Up
Don't know how many times a person does this during a build but you pile everything back together just to get a idea of what it'll look like. Not sure if I will shorthen the box or not, I would like to chop it three inches still undecided about everything.


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10-23-2006 10:16 PM Roof Work
Someone over the last 70 years had decided it might be a good idea to put a couple of door skins in place of the roof insert. Good idea if you knew what you were doing and had a tape measure. Neither of which they had, split the roof from the rest of the body and going to start refitting it again, but right this time.


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10-23-2006 10:05 PM More Reworking
Been busy cutting up the body and adding tubing to reinforce the body. Used 60 feet of tube already and just picked up another sixty today.


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10-11-2006 10:54 PM Putting Back The Pieces
Just been trying to get everything back together so that it looks like a truck spent almost two full days sanding down the old paint and trying to make the body lines match up. Got a lot of work left an old Chevy's is about as thick as a American beer can up here in Canada. Going to take the box and sandblast it tomorrow seems to be a bit more steel here than the rest, hopefully it'll go good.


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10-01-2006 01:44 AM Matching Lines
The truck was previously hot rodded in the fifties and not much car was taken back then. I had to cut the body along the back where it was previously welded so that the lines would match up. Just tacked it with the mig I'll tig it all later after I redo the other side.


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