International Full Size Jeep Association
Home Forums Reader's Rigs Tech Library Trail Stories FSJ-List
International Full Size Jeep Association  

Go Back   International Full Size Jeep Association > Tire Kickin' > General FSJ Discussion

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #21  
Old 11-04-2019, 08:35 PM
Rusty76 Rusty76 is offline
232 I6
 
Join Date: Jul 15, 2018
Location: Cochrane
Posts: 159
Great ideas here. Totally going to try and DIY this one. Plastic sign board sounds good.
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 11-05-2019, 09:23 AM
Towtruck's Avatar
Towtruck Towtruck is offline
350 Buick
 
Join Date: Oct 11, 2001
Location: Arlington, Texas
Posts: 957
I used plastic sign board as a doubler/backing to repair the sagging carboard on my J10. But it eventually warped from the heat beatng down on the roof panel. It last six or seven years before failing.

When I get the new liner from BJs, I'm planning to cut 1-2 inch wide strips from the thin springy sheet steel used for the case of an old cloths drier. I think three fore and aft strips glued to the top side of the card board will be adequate to help maintain the shape for an extended period. I'll have to devise a way to hold the curvature before fastening them to the panel. Will probably drill holes in the strips and maybe use hot glue as fasteners. Depends on what the fabricator uses for the card material.
__________________
___________________________
J10 - Body channel (3 inch drop @ front); dechromed; shaved side parking lights, antenna, and hood trim bar. Ford mirrors, roll pans, side exhaust, 16 inch wheels, custom dash, new interior, Edelbrocked 360, HEI, T18/208 (J20), rear disk brakes, goose neck and bumper hitches.

Last edited by Towtruck : 11-05-2019 at 09:39 AM.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rusty Body Panels KansasWoody General FSJ Tech 2 03-09-2010 08:30 AM
how do i get the rear side/quarter panels off perhaps rocker panels as well? Tripwire General FSJ Discussion 6 01-17-2010 11:53 AM
where to get better selection of body panels??? scorpio_vette General FSJ Tech 3 04-12-2007 08:02 PM
No more rattling door panels. J10Mike General FSJ Discussion 2 03-11-2007 06:29 PM
Rear panels completed Agent Orange General FSJ Tech 3 05-28-2002 04:38 AM


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:49 AM.


Powered by vBulletin Version 3.5.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
corner corner