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by Dwight Bedsole
Wed May 05, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Luggage Rack SS Trim Pieces
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: Luggage Rack SS Trim Pieces

The trunk rack pieces are SS. I buffed them but one was was in pretty bad shape. I tried to take out the dents, etc but it still looked bad. I took them along with 112 other pieces to get them chromed ($18,920). Because you cannot chrome SS they would have to first be coated with copper - to fix one...
by Dwight Bedsole
Tue May 04, 2021 7:27 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Woodgraining
Replies: 0
Views: 131

Woodgraining

I thought I read somewhere that a Packard Club member does dash woodgraining - does anyone know how I can get in touch with him?

Thanks
Dwight
by Dwight Bedsole
Tue May 04, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Luggage Rack SS Trim Pieces
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Re: Luggage Rack SS Trim Pieces

I have not found a resource for the Packard SS trunk rack pieces but I did find four pieces of SS trim at Carlisle a couple of weeks ago that will work perfectly.
by Dwight Bedsole
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Luggage Rack SS Trim Pieces
Replies: 4
Views: 290

Luggage Rack SS Trim Pieces

Does anyone know of a resource for SS luggage rack trim pieces (5) for a 37 120C?
Thanks
Dwight
by Dwight Bedsole
Sat Feb 20, 2021 7:56 am
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: What is this?
Replies: 3
Views: 416

Re: What is this?

But without my flux capacitor how can I travel back to the future?
by Dwight Bedsole
Fri Feb 19, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: What is this?
Replies: 3
Views: 416

What is this?

Can someone tell me what this device is that is mounted on the firewall of a '37 120C?
by Dwight Bedsole
Thu Feb 18, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: '37 Convertible Top Channels
Replies: 3
Views: 326

Re: '37 Convertible Top Channels

For info. - I found a source for SS Roof rail weatherstrip 1" wide channel retainers - C&G Early Ford Parts.
by Dwight Bedsole
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: '37 Convertible Top Channels
Replies: 3
Views: 326

Re: '37 Convertible Top Channels

Flackmaster thanks for the suggestion. I need channel 1 1/8" X 3/16" as shown below, do you know of a resource?
by Dwight Bedsole
Mon Feb 15, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: '37 Convertible Top Channels
Replies: 3
Views: 326

'37 Convertible Top Channels

Originally, were the metal channels on the '37 four door convertible top that holds the weatherstriping chrome plated or painted?

Thanks
Dwight
by Dwight Bedsole
Fri Feb 12, 2021 9:16 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Gas Tank Replacement '38 Packard
Replies: 3
Views: 365

Re: Gas Tank Replacement '38 Packard

You might want to consider having the tank repaired. When I pulled the tank from my '37 it contained 8 gallons of 15 year old gas and 3 pounds of rust and no drain (plugged). After not being able to find a replacement tank I had the tank cleaned (steam & chemically cleaned), three pin hole leaks on ...