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Old 12-13-2017, 12:42 AM   #101
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Re: I am getting excited about my Panel!!

Looks great! I guess the hood hinges work good too.
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Old 12-13-2017, 01:54 AM   #102
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Thanks guys. I will see how the new hinges work tomorrow. I forgot to mark where the holes go for the door mirror on the driver's side.
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Old 12-14-2017, 09:43 PM   #103
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Time for some updated pictures of my panel. I got the new hood hinges installed. I like the looks, but they are entirely too stiff closing the hood about the last 12 inches. If you let the hood go when you have it all the way down, it would jump up and hit you in the chin! Going to call Eddie Motorsports tomorrow and get them to send me lighter struts. Did a little more fussing with the gaps and tightened them up a bit.. Overall pretty happy at this point.
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Old 12-14-2017, 09:44 PM   #104
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Pic of back with lift gate open. WES
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:33 PM   #105
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Lines and gaps are looking great. It would suck to get knocked out by a hood...
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Old 12-14-2017, 10:57 PM   #106
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I know right.. lol
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Old 12-15-2017, 12:09 AM   #107
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Re: I am getting excited about my Panel!!

Hinges will compliment the build well! Good choice.
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Old 12-15-2017, 03:25 PM   #108
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Thank you Pete. I hope we get on top of the hinge situation soon. Have lots more work to be done not body related.. lol WES
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Old 01-05-2018, 12:50 AM   #109
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Not a lot of progress but we have started body working the doors and shaved the hatch handle.
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Old 01-05-2018, 09:45 AM   #110
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Are you going to put a power activated release on the hatch?
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Yes, we installed the actuator and linkage earlier. It was always the plan to shave the handle.
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Old 01-05-2018, 05:30 PM   #112
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Yes, we installed the actuator and linkage earlier. It was always the plan to shave the handle.
Cool, it's gonna look nice
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Old 01-05-2018, 08:18 PM   #113
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Re: I am getting excited about my Panel!!

Nice wok on the panel truck. I really like the gate and split doors.
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Old 01-06-2018, 01:04 AM   #114
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Thank you Ryan.
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Old 01-06-2018, 02:03 AM   #115
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Re: I am getting excited about my Panel!!

It's really coming along now! Looking good. I might be out your way in the next few months. I let you know when. Maybe I can see it in person?
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Old 01-06-2018, 12:10 PM   #116
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Would be happy to show you..
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