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#1 dragnut

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Posted 30 December 2012 - 03:58 PM

Does anyone make rame rails for 32 ford out of brass wanting to add lighting holes along front of frame thanks steve.

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Posted 30 December 2012 - 06:37 PM

Mark Gustavson did, about 10-15 years ago. He may still have some. They were photoetched and needed to be soldered together. IMHO, a simpler solution would be to box the rails with sheet styrene, then drill holes and glue in some Evergreen styrene tubing.



#3 TedsModeling

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Posted 31 December 2012 - 04:22 AM

If this is going to be a newer rod build, I agree with Lee to box the frame rails for strength.  If it's going to be a older style rod build, they didn't box the rails, but you could glue a piece of thin styrene sheet to the flat side of them for added strength. Then drill the holes.



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Posted 31 December 2012 - 01:36 PM

Those ones that Mark Gustavson made were very expensive and required soldering skills. Interesting though no doubt about that.

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Posted 31 December 2012 - 08:21 PM

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