Originally Posted by Mrwood
I will not use the welt on my 48 fleetline, i just bolted the rear fenders on and then worked them so they fit tight against the body. This got rid of the gap i had, and will look good without the welt. Plus i can take them off if they ever get hit. But dont just bondo the gap, as others have said it wont last long.
I brought this up again because I am still seeking the best way of finishing my '48 Chevrolet Fleetline's body.
Just one question Mrwood, The welting was used to stop body squeaks and rattles so how do you prevent the squeaks and rattles without using welt, bonding or welding them. I would rather have them filled and smooth but I also like the idea of just wrenching them together to fit without a body seam and being able to remove them.