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New look, and welding question

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by DUKE, Apr 6, 2002.

  1. DUKE

    DUKE 1/2 ton status

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    Okay. Thanks to the votes my blazer is now blue with a black top, I went and painted the front grill black too with crome trim. And black rimss LOOKING GOOD thanks guys, ill get a camera soon. swear.
    The question is i am building a rack for my truck (actauly a buddy and his dad are) I have to order the materal though. The cross hatch - criss cross stuff comes in what looks like a sheet I think. What is that called? it is going to be the botto. I just dont wana sound too daft when i order the crap.
     
  2. Pugsley

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    What you are looking for is "expanded metal", or "expanded mesh" depending on the supplier.
     
  3. outlaw612

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    Its called expanded metal. You can buy it in either "raised" or "Flat". Depending on what your gonna do with this rack, the raised will give you more grip to help keep things from sliding around.
     

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