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Ground Up Restoration "Stormin Norman Tank"

Discussion in '2wd Pick-Ups C/R 20 2500 C/R 30 3500' started by Tank6x2, Mar 27, 2017.

  1. Tank6x2

    Tank6x2 Supporting Member Supporting Member

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    Working on the DS drip guard, plug weld and flush. 8F264CF5-0BC9-4DA2-BB62-A2C987F7603C.jpeg
     
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  2. Tank6x2

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    Took it off blocks today for fun. Easier to work on.
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    Spent the afternoon today fabricating the filler patches for the clearance lights. A527E7D1-2F58-4C21-BCA5-A739F19F5B41.jpeg BED56DA2-095A-4D61-A265-615DA5159EAF.jpeg 7B05AB2E-8B8D-44EA-80A0-8A419C6B7C12.jpeg
     
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    Man I don’t know why dad liked these clearance markers, just asking for corrosion in these harsh Alberta Winters... 54DBDC58-8AB7-4A40-859E-5D3DF2DD5E1F.jpeg A87AF577-2687-4951-A01E-FEDD609C5007.jpeg 16A177D3-A706-4067-B4B2-F91A87AE5401.jpeg 11A29DBE-8C51-449A-8BE9-7AA5B991E30F.jpeg 7CF69AEE-934A-40EA-AC4A-8722C9147E4E.jpeg
     
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    6E8469C1-D35B-43F6-BF1D-14EC3A3B4379.jpeg CC264F64-E3AE-4DFB-929D-5E0094F5C5F0.jpeg AF95C1E2-18B2-4963-A1B5-7807C354F3F6.jpeg CD9333CE-57A4-45B3-BA9B-907595B080CB.jpeg 202BEB7B-992C-413F-9258-E33AA4D697D6.jpeg Got the old Auto CAD and Olfa scissors out, made a rough shape, used a leftover body panel traced and cut out a piece the same shape, laid the cardboard over the area to be patched, traced it with a paint pen and cut it out with a pair of tinsnips.
     
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    Just a pic whore

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