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Old 04-25-2011, 12:00 PM
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46 chevy truck

Originally Posted by RattyFather
I just picked up a partially completed project over the weekend. The chop was done by a shop out in NM but they did not finish the tops of the doors. I'm wanting to have functional side windows. The glass and regulator are missing out of the driver's side, but are still in the passenger side. I'm guessing that I'll need to pop the tack welds on that passenger door to get the glass and regulator out before I finish the top of the door.

Does anyone have experience with chopped windows in this era of a truck? I think it's about a 3.5" chop (but it could be more in order to rake the roof).

I'm also looking for some guidance in sourcing the frame for the front windshield.
As far as the glass goes I found it best, to just take it to a glass shop, they know what they are doing, can cut the glass, put it in, and save you time and trouble. and the price will not be as bad as you think. JMO

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