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04-09-2017 08:40 PM S10 fabrication (cont'd)
20+ hours working on this piece. Time to call it done.

What did some one say,'the perfect is the enemy of the good'?


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03-31-2017 08:11 PM S10 fabrication (cont'd)
The third piece - 48 inches by 7 to 12 inches.

This thing is like a snake. Squeeze one side and the other side bulges. May be time to start over.


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03-31-2017 08:08 PM S10 fabrication (cont'd)
The second piece only took two attempts.


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03-31-2017 08:06 PM S10 fabrication (cont'd)
Boy, this metal work is harder than it looks. This is the third piece I've attempted to make fit this end of the fender. How many month's has it been since my last post? From pattern to fitted piece...countless hours.


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01-22-2017 07:36 PM S10 fabrication (cont'd)
Long time no see...wife decided we needed to remodel the kitchen.

Following the Ron Covell school of buck building, I've been building a wood frame to represent a mirror image of the passenger side fender. It's slow work, but a Harbor Freight band saw and a ***-rig spool sander help immensely.


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