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Old 10-22-2011, 03:12 PM   #15
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Looks like the factory hole for an adjustable antenna.

They did invent an aluminum filler that can be polished. It's called a tig welder, a steady hand, and some elbow grease. Lol

Cut a piece in the shape of something interesting (silver naked lady comes to mind) and rivet that over the hole. Or you could always locate a metal bottle cap (favorite bottled beverage of choice) and epoxy it on there.
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Old 10-22-2011, 04:01 PM   #16
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We had an abandoned hole in the beltline of our '56 Safari...not sure what it was from, but it is on the streetside back corner where the old electric water heater used to be (the screw holes were already there too - or else they would be spaced better ). Being that we weren't going to put an entire new beltline on the trailer for this one hole, we decided to fill it with Vulkem and a 2010 Liberty Nickel...kinda like a "re-born on date" to finishing our restoration in 2010. We're not concerned with dissimilar metal corrosion, because the two metals don't touch, there is Vulkem all the way around and the screws are stainless.

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Old 11-06-2011, 03:08 PM   #17
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I had mentioned that I had something up my sleeve for a hole I had to deal with. Finally got around to it today.



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Old 11-07-2011, 09:34 AM   #18
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I had mentioned that I had something up my sleeve for a hole I had to deal with. Finally got around to it today.




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Old 11-08-2011, 03:45 PM   #19
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Awesome patch jobs. I have a hole in the area of the TV plug in the '86 Sovereign. Looks like something heavy & sharp cut the outer skin and it was patched with a boring parallelogram of Aluminum. I think the new patch may be more whimsical than restoration minded.
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Old 11-08-2011, 07:34 PM   #20
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I used my antenna hole to get a little creative and do a little personalization. A new Metal blade for the band saw and some Olympic Rivets with some Parbond..and it did the trick.
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Heres how I patched some holes left by an outrigger bangin its way thru the hul and a blow out rip.
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