Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Shrinking Disc Help, Please
View Single Post
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 05-30-2005, 02:59 PM
S10xGN's Avatar
S10xGN S10xGN is offline
Gotta love a turbo!
 

Last journal entry: Body on Frame today.
Last photo:
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Port Neches, TX
Age: 61
Posts: 1,643
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 58 Times in 55 Posts
Shrinking Disc Help, Please

Hi all,

I'm doing quarter panel replacements on my '47 Ford and finally got a chance to use my shrinking disc, but I'm not sure I'm doing it right. After welding in the new panel, there is an outward "bump" along the top horizontal seam where the two panels were butted tight. I ran the disc along the seam several times but I'm not seeing any change. Am I asking too much? I've hit the seam and the areas about 2" - 3" on either side of it until the seam (high spot) turns blue...
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	quarterpanel.jpg
Views:	93
Size:	51.0 KB
ID:	5196  
Reply With Quote