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Old 08-13-2020, 11:02 PM   #219 (permalink)
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Is aluminum just as easy to work with in fetal forming as steel? I am having a hard time finding a local steel supplier that won't charge an arm and a leg for a sheet steel panel and as much as I'd like to get my panels from something else (recycle, scrap, etc.) I'm not sure it is going to be time effective. However, an ex- co worker keeps a supply of aluminum sheet for his race-car and has offered it to me before at a reasonable price. I have no sheet metal experience as of yet. I'm excited to start messing with it though.
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My herd includes:
1973 Fiat 124 Special
1975 Honda Civic CVCC 4spd
1981 Kawasaki KZ750E
1981 Kawasaki KZ650 CSR
1983 Kawasaki KZ1100-A3
1986 Nissan 300zx Turbo 5 spd
1995 Chevy Astro RWD
1995 Mercury Tracer
2004 Chevy Astro AWD
2017 Kawasaki VersysX 300
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