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From album Look at this! by SeeYa
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rhonda
Nov 27, 2010 at 12:20 pm
looks like it is coming along nicely
 
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piaboy
Oct 8, 2010 at 10:34 pm
looks great. it so nice that so many reproduction parts are available
 
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JesupTransAm
Sep 26, 2010 at 9:16 pm
Looks like some nice work! Great job!
 
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55Stepside
Sep 26, 2010 at 8:49 pm
I'm not going to throw my two cents in. It looks like everybody has pretty well covered the issue. I would like to say that the fit looks pretty darn good in this photo. Amazing work so far.
 
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donnalove
Sep 26, 2010 at 8:33 pm
thanks for the updates
 
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CorvairJim
Sep 26, 2010 at 6:09 pm
It may be a hassle to re-fit the doors before the new quarter panel is welded in place, but consider the hassle if you DON'T do it and find out afterwards that you're off by 1/8"? However, to an extent I agree with Carolina 29053, in that if the jamb is still the original and hasn't been messed with/bent/knocked around so far it SHOULD all be OK.
 
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Sep 26, 2010 at 7:11 am
I always double check all gaps before welding. Where the door meets the quarter panel need only be out a fraction of a inch and without the door fitted you will never know. It's better to check fit the door now than weld and find the door gap is out later
 
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BugeyeRX
Sep 25, 2010 at 8:00 pm
If you hold this picture close to your nose you can see Elvis!!!!!!!!!!!
 
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Carolina_29053
Sep 25, 2010 at 4:03 pm
I don't see why you'd need doors back on to weld a new skin in place, just line it up good on the jamb like you've done. I'd say if the jamb had been replaced and you lost that reference point, maybe then??? Looking good! I would recommend coating the back side of that new skin and the exposed side of the old with some POR-15 brush on paint. Tough stuff and will protect the inside for years to come. Just my two cents, but you don't look like you need it! smile image
 

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