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#850477 - Thu May 10 2012 03:25 PM Welding 2 cabs together
Schwartz Offline
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Loc: Tehachapi,Ca
Can anyone tell me where I can find info on welding 2 cabs together? Thanks in advance. I have a 1950 5700.


Edited by Schwartz (Thu May 10 2012 03:27 PM)
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#850489 - Thu May 10 2012 04:01 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: Schwartz]
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You making a crew cab?
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#850492 - Thu May 10 2012 04:06 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: fclaridge]
Schwartz Offline
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Loc: Tehachapi,Ca
Yes, I have a 1950 Coe that I want to make into a crewcab, but I can't find any info on the Internet.
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#850497 - Thu May 10 2012 04:17 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: Schwartz]
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You might want to try posting this question over at the H.A.M.B. website. Those guys do a lot of hotrod-type modifications that don't happen on this site very often. Be aware they're a raucous bunch- - - -bring a thick skin!

From the experience gained from 50+ years of building race cars and various other rigs with major sheet metal modifications, let me advise you to bring money- - - -lots of it!
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#850501 - Thu May 10 2012 04:36 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: Hotrod Lincoln]
Schwartz Offline
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Good idea! Thanks
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#850523 - Thu May 10 2012 06:02 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: Schwartz]
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#850735 - Fri May 11 2012 01:40 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: Schwartz]
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Schwartz, send me an emai or private message with your phone number and we could get together on the phone. It is my 57lcf that 66rollback posted. I think you might have it easier than I because of the shape of the doors on the AD trucks. I did see a build thread of somone doing an ad crew cab. I will see if i can remember where I saw it and post a link. I do hang out over on the hamb website and there is a lot of good info on there. There is a cab over group on there.
http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/group.php?groupid=333
Shane


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#850780 - Fri May 11 2012 06:27 PM Re: Welding 2 cabs together [Re: buggy5872]
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Saw this on the swap meet page. You might want to contact the seller. Take a look at the last picture he has posted it's an AD COE already stretched.

http://seattle.craigslist.org/kit/pts/2995872851.html
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