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Old 07-11-2017, 01:15 AM   #271
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Yeah what a surprise! lol






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Old 07-31-2017, 12:03 AM   #272
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The dash shell is complete. Had major problems with the TIG tying to warp everything out of shape. Ready to cover with leather and wood once I have the gauge openings, steering column cut out, and all the miscellaneous other openings located and cut. All the openings above and below the center console have been filled to provide extra stiffness (this booger needs all the stiffness it can get in the cowl area) and make it look like part of the basic structure. Idiot lights are in place, I wanted to keep them and this was the only logical place to put them. I may have to do something about the plastic see through cover eventually though.

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Old 07-31-2017, 10:21 PM   #273
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I just came to the realization that I am going to need to get the Vintage Air heater/AC unit and control panel before I can finish up this dash.

Also considering trying to source an 86 - 88 FC tilt column and turn signal unit instead of the Ford part. It sits a lot closer to the dash panel which is one area that I am struggling with. Right now the wheel is right in your chest with the aftermarket steering wheel, which is damned uncomfortable. A few inches closer to the dash panel would make a huge difference.
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