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Old 04-09-2013, 01:31 PM
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Originally Posted by tech69 View Post
fun little task

now it's time to fix this nightmare.

there was a lot of tricks to get this to fit right but it's always easier
said then done.

ready for a little fiberglass filler and top coat. I at first tried lapping this thing to get it done but
it didn't look right so I went with the open butt weld.

I am with you Henry as far as the butt weld goes. There are a lot of places that a lap weld would work fine but I can't hardly bring myself to do one. That is one advantage to working on your own project. You can take the extra time to do it the way you want to do it without worrying about the customer's wallet.

It looks good.

John L
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