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Old 11-25-2013, 04:42 AM   #1
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Argosy front window dilemma

I have a 72 Argosy I bought cheap. We use it as a fishing cabin in the mountains. It only moves once or twice a year. During the summer one of the front curved windows shattered. Knowing the cost and finding a replacement I would like to find a way to skin over the window with aluminum. I know that is a compound curved area. Any thoughts or ideas. I have seen the post about smaller windows being done but nothing about a wrap window. Looking for a creative way to get this done.
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Old 11-25-2013, 05:51 AM   #2
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If you're sure you want to use aluminum, find an old time hotrod builder that has an English wheel. He should be able to shape one out of aluminum.

Personally, I think I'd consider something like Lexan first, but that's just me.
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Old 11-26-2013, 05:17 AM   #3
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Found a guy

Found a guy to skin over my windows. Very talented metal craftsman. Lets see what happens
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