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Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 11-13-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 463
Posted By LEE T
David, that bearing idea is very impressive, it...

David, that bearing idea is very impressive, it reduces a lot of friction.
Check out the instructions link, Gary, you can order parts on line.
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 11-10-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By LEE T
Most of the panels will need some kind of...

Most of the panels will need some kind of persuasion to get perfection, and it usually needs to be done before paint.
Forum: Suspension Questions Chassis, Brakes, Springs, Shocks, Swaybars, Tire, Rims Etc 11-04-2019, 10:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 754
Posted By LEE T
It looks to me like the front tire is too close...

It looks to me like the front tire is too close to the fender on the sedan.
Forum: Welder advice, Hand tool Advice Shop Tool. 11-04-2019, 02:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,264
Posted By LEE T
Could it be possible that the in tank fuel pump...

Could it be possible that the in tank fuel pump is being overheated when making turns, with a low fuel level. I found that my pump lasted much longer when keeping the fuel level above 1/4.
Forum: Wanted, WTB, Trade, Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only ( No Selling ) 10-31-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By LEE T
I have a drivers side back with a very good top,...

I have a drivers side back with a very good top, but the rest is garbage. The bottom part is bent, and the attachment arm has been cut off. PM your address and I'll cut the top off and send it to you...
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-31-2019, 01:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By LEE T
I also have a 110 mig that I used on sheet metal...

I also have a 110 mig that I used on sheet metal for a couple decades, until to got a tig welder. Mig is the correct one for a beginner, but the brand will dictate the quality.
Forum: Wanted, WTB, Trade, Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only ( No Selling ) 10-28-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By LEE T
You can also use more zig zag spring

You can also use more zig zag spring
Forum: Wanted, WTB, Trade, Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only ( No Selling ) 10-28-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 464
Posted By LEE T
Inside this link, is another link for rebuilding...

Inside this link, is another link for rebuilding the seat bottom, and in that is a Technical Service Bulletin explaining how to reinforce the seat springs....
Forum: Trifive Nomads, Sedan Deliveries and Station Wagons 10-20-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 684
Posted By LEE T
I do believe you are right.

I do believe you are right.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-18-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
IS THIS REALLY WHAT STARTED ALL THIS Sorry...

IS THIS REALLY WHAT STARTED ALL THIS

Sorry POPS, you don't have to close this, I'm through.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-18-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
I never said that, quote it so I can see what the...

I never said that, quote it so I can see what the world you are talking about. Why would they make that area different, it makes no sense and I didn't say it.

The picture that Pops posted looked...
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-18-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
You seem to want someone to confirm that all...

You seem to want someone to confirm that all three years are the same in that area, I didn't think it necessary, but yes they are except the holes for the trim and what not.

I mostly do metal...
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-17-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
Rick, the confusion may be because you did a...

Rick, the confusion may be because you did a 55--I think--and the 57 trim line is higher up. The article says to cut 12" below the lowest part of the dip. This pic is a 57
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Questions and Answers 10-16-2019, 11:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 373
Posted By LEE T
Normally two 1/8" holes through each door hinge...

Normally two 1/8" holes through each door hinge will be fine for alignment, but considering what you have done to that car, I would drill two 1/4" holes in each hinge and tap them, to get the exact...
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Questions and Answers 10-16-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By LEE T
That looks like a lot, is the hood a...

That looks like a lot, is the hood a reproduction?
To get it all to fit perfect, I always have to drill the spot welds on the rear hood brace, just like we talked about on the fender. The hood will...
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
I posted the picture to show someone doing it,...

I posted the picture to show someone doing it, its not my picture and I didn't say anything about how far to go back.

The HT dip goes down only very slightly below the 57 trim line on an original...
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
To cut at the trim line or below on a 57 will...

To cut at the trim line or below on a 57 will give a better fit, because of the deeper HT dip.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
From what Bob said, I don't think he has made any...

From what Bob said, I don't think he has made any cuts yet. He is doing this the right way, ask first, cut later.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
Bruce, I don't think we're talking about my...

Bruce, I don't think we're talking about my welding abilities. There are at least a few guys on here that have some trouble welding.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
The difference is the 57 quarter inserts, if it...

The difference is the 57 quarter inserts, if it is a Bel Air. That will hide a lot of sins.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
Its a 57, so the cut line will be different.

Its a 57, so the cut line will be different.
Forum: Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions 10-16-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,024
Posted By LEE T
Original metal is always better if you can find...

Original metal is always better if you can find one and repair it, but the HT quarter can be used, although there may be just a little more of the dip below the trim line, on the reproduction quarter.
Forum: Paint & Bodywork Questions and Answers 10-15-2019, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 217
Posted By LEE T
I recently test fitted 9 original right front...

I recently test fitted 9 original right front fenders on the same car, none fit perfect, and no two of them fit the car the same way.

Its hard to find a bumper this old, that hasn't been at least...
Forum: Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57 10-14-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 844
Posted By LEE T
The crown moldings also get damaged when being...

The crown moldings also get damaged when being removed by someone who doesn't know how to do it. Bending that inner edge, shows on the outer part.
Forum: Welder advice, Hand tool Advice Shop Tool. 10-14-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 663
Posted By LEE T
There are a couple things to consider. Glass is...

There are a couple things to consider. Glass is glass, but glass beads are rounded with no sharp edges--as mentioned--and crushed glass does have sharp edges and cuts very well. Actually, it is...
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