Home Up Chassis Plans Cab Motor and Tranny mouts Bed Grill Hood Final Assembly


After some fussing the hood finally got mounted:

I have smoothed the front emblem holes and welded the seam in preparation for smoothing that as well:

That hood was 1/2" too wide. I had to use another hood. It has issues also:

The mounting bolts are broken off in the holes or were cut on this side.

The braces were removed and a few louvers were added:

208 Louvers to be exact.

I will finish up hiding the seam and smooth out the emblem plate recesses.


The hood won't sit down on the body correctly.

It wants to bow up in the center:

and pinch in on the sides:

It sits correctly in the front.