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Old 03-28-2012, 12:14 PM   #1
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How did you Patch Light Holes??

Just wondering how you guys patched your Flasher Light Holes??

Back it with Sheet Iron and Tack it?
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Old 03-28-2012, 12:56 PM   #2
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FRP circles screwed on, with 3m 5200 chaulk liberally applied. Someday I'll do a better 'fix. Someday.
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Aluminum plates,riveted with silicone
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Re: How did you Patch Light Holes??

right now i have metal panel screwed over them.. however, that cause its winter... proper way it to make a 18 ga circle and mig weld them in... when i make a slide out i will get around to that..
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Re: How did you Patch Light Holes??

replaced the lens with clear ones. other wise would have skinned over with sheet metal screwed and sealed

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Old 03-28-2012, 06:12 PM   #6
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Re: How did you Patch Light Holes??

I can get a 4' x 10' of 18ga Sheet Iron for $62.32 here in Houston. I think I'll cut the two circles out in one larger rectangular piece and then use that as a template to cut my 18Ga Sheet Iron... tack it in and then do the body work from there... I can sell the remaining 18ga Sheet Iron on Craigslist or hang on to it for future use.
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Old 03-28-2012, 10:19 PM   #7
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I replaced the lens with clear ones...
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I've got some sheet iron - I'm going to go in through the Front First Aid Kit door and put some coupons behind the holes... tack them in weld them out then smooth it out.
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Old 03-30-2012, 05:42 PM   #10
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I filled the holes with the huge lights! IT WAS REAL EASY!
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