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Old 06-29-2016, 08:50 PM   #65
GASoline71
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Re: Out of the Ditch = The Rebuild Begins ('72 GMC)

Starting the tack weld madness today until I ran out of wire in my MIG.

Anyways, I got quite a bit of it welded in, and there is also a shot of the inner rocker being held up to the new metal to see how rotted out it was.

Gary
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My 1972 GMC 1500 Super Custom (Creeping Death) "long term" build thread.

The Rebuild of Creeping Death after the wreck

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