Wheel Wells 23/8/17—18/3/19

To make it easy to remove/replace the wheels, cuts have to be made to the inner wheel well area. As I've said before, it's quite thick steel here, so I shall do this job with a view to maintaining the structural integrity.
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First, measure, measure, make lines, measure again, mark out with tape, measure, sit back and take a good look, measure, then CUT!
My friend Richard Vlasvloski helped me out here. At first, we were thinking of making fender skirts from a 4 door parts car, but once these sections were…
Wheel Choice
Do you know how hard it is to get a set of 15 x 7 steelies in Chev PCD? Every wheel shop in this area had plenty of 20" shiny bling wheels, but steelies? They…
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Off to the sandblasters!
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Shoot some primer.....
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Looking good!
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Like all cars of this era, doing these mods usually comes with the problem of fitting wider wheels under the fender. The Hudson is typical. So I chopped out a…