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Old 04-04-2013, 10:56 PM
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Originally Posted by deadbodyman View Post
At the begining of the thread I explained that I didnt want holes in the outer rocker from from drilling out the welds because I wanted to weld them on from the backside heres why...just a slight burn spot that needs very little prep and NO grinding which saves a ton of time plus its not only faster it looks better,in my opinion....
Tomorrow I hang the door....If it fits
yep. Did the same on the last rocker I did, which was a nomad. Was worried on that one cause no support to mock up fenders. nothing a little slice in the rockers can't handle. Great work!

I know that feeling. The same feeling I got when I welded in a hinge pocket on a chevy truck. Someone on line told me it was fine to do with no bracing and like a dummy I listened. Soon as I cut that thing out it was like the titanic. I had to measure the other side on top of all my bolt hole measurements and STILL was worrying at home before the weld in.
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