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Old 11-09-2006, 05:41 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by jacobwellcom

Then patch the cracks in the outer shell (I was thinking of using a crescent-shaped patch that would wrap around the top of the door - it would look like it was meant to be there more than a smaller patch would) and maybe replace the inside panel altogether.
What about having a pro weld it inside and out the polish it out.
You can weld a patch on the interior skin.

I guess 100-200$

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Old 11-09-2006, 08:56 PM   #16
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I like the crescent patch idea. I don't think you can weld 2024 AlClad.

If you want to know about age hardening, try working with the original skins on these old trailers. Some of the them are almost as hard as stainless steel. And brittle.

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