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OEM body panels

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Muddytazz, Mar 9, 2004.

  1. Muddytazz

    Muddytazz 1 ton status

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    Anyone wouldn't happen to know the thickness of sheetmetal on stock panels? I'm going to try and weld up all the holes in the burb /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  2. jwduke

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    I believe they are 16 ga.
     
  3. big83chevy4x4

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    i think they are 16 ga also. aftermarket i think are 18 /forums/images/graemlins/shame.gif
     
  4. jjlaughner

    jjlaughner 3/4 ton status

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    most of mine will be 10gauge /forums/images/graemlins/waytogo.gif /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif
     
  5. big83chevy4x4

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    yea and its gonna weight 10,000 lbs /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif
     
  6. jjlaughner

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    yea and its gonna weight 10,000 lbs /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif

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    I'll be putting dents in trees for all the trees that have put dents in the trucks [​IMG]


    PS I'm on Sheet #3 of 4x8' 1/8" diamond tread /forums/images/graemlins/yikes.gif /forums/images/graemlins/hack.gif
    I cut out 500 pounds worth of rust and replaced it with 1000 lbs of steel /forums/images/graemlins/histerical.gif
     

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