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Old 11-03-2008, 10:19 PM   #26 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by kevlar View Post
thanks for the input! Now that you mention it, I bet ice shield rubber would work well. as far as the view goes, I haven't yet cut holes to view backward, but plan to in the near future Attachment 716 The original patient.

PVC frame
Attachment 717

I used a bottle torch to bend, heating slowly,following natural drop angle
Attachment 718

Just an update to some questions on this thread.... I have since sold the truck to a welder who reinforced the frame and uses it for hauling. The paint held up great, and the cap never lost shape all summer! :0
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half exposed Lucky

how it was done...

as of feb. 09, still holding up great with new owner,
who has since re-geared the rear end and gets nearly 40 MPG!
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