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Old 05-09-2014, 06:25 AM   #29
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Yours looks better than mine did but my thresh hold looks much better I will send you a picture of both.
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Old 05-09-2014, 06:41 AM   #30
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Just took more pictures and my thresh hold is aluminum?
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Old 05-09-2014, 11:20 AM   #31
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Thanks Colin and Cliff!

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Old 05-24-2014, 06:35 PM   #32
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One panel left to come out .
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Old 05-24-2014, 06:58 PM   #33
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Okay if you have not bought the flooring (plywood) yet then try to get the same thickness or as close to it as possible! What a pain in the back side! As you saw I did the dry fit first and got no cooperation from the beer can in training (used different words but not worth repeating!) I had the "C" channel made a little higher on the outside and yes had to cut that! I used .032 for the belly pan and yes my 6 year old grandson could have done better should have stuck with the .025. Let's just say the week could have gone better maybe I should take up drinking! Would but I can't drink booze unless I want a hospital stay! Maybe milk. You will do great just stick with the plan and try to use like materials.
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Old 05-25-2014, 11:43 AM   #34
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Moving along. Floor pattern next.
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Old 05-25-2014, 03:26 PM   #35
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Awesome work you are moving along fast! Looks like she will be reborn in no time! Thanks for the update and your doing great!
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Old 06-01-2014, 10:15 AM   #36
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story stick.

I used the story stick method to recreate the corner curves for the floor template. It made easy work of it.
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Old 06-01-2014, 03:08 PM   #37
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Awesome template! You leaving the end caps in?
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Old 06-02-2014, 08:36 AM   #38
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Yes. Endcaps will stay in. I will not try to wrestle those out alone.


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What is the best product to use to brighten up the cabinetry?
The cabinetry is in really nice shape but appears to be very dry.


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Lemon oil on an old rag. $.99 at WalMart.
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I replaced my boat wood floor couple years ago and replaced it with fiberglass. I used a piece of mylar and traced out the pattern with a marker. It was an exact fit when done and saved a whole bunch of time.
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Adjustable arc.

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This looked interesting. I wonder if it would work for the curves in our beloved Airstreams?
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