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Old 06-15-2016, 06:21 AM   #5377
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Terry,
Looks like you have the door well under control. Are you going to paint the aluminum or leave it bright?
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Old 06-15-2016, 08:06 AM   #5378
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Good Morning, Frank, I'm leaving the aluminum brite, I have always liked the look that some custom sleepers have when they do that. Need to go pick up the aluminum diamond plate that I need for the side trim on the Tot'r coach.
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Old 06-15-2016, 11:50 AM   #5379
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Terry,
I agree, the bright aluminum will look great on the back of the Tot'r box.
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Well got the door done and ready to install after I get the Tot'r ready.
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Old 06-15-2016, 04:28 PM   #5381
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That is beautiful!
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Old 06-15-2016, 07:46 PM   #5383
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Well , ya did it again !
Ya took a piece of crap and quickly turned it into ......perfection !
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Looks great, Terry! How thick is the alum.? Just wondering? Most of the custom sleepers with the "shiny-hiney" are stainless! You will get the same look with alum. but have to hire Bap to polish it once a year!
I replaced the swing doors and skins on my 53' Trailmobile semi trailer from the stainless factory ones with stainless replacements. I got the same wood core and inner liner, but the stainless was not as thick as the old ones, and did not have the same quality/mirror finish! You can't get the same as it was when new in 2001! Just say'n! Rail!
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Good Morning, Popeye Thanks! Rail, I'm using .032 for the aluminum it's backed with plywood so it should be good. I thought about using stainless for the reasons you stated, but I figured I could polish it, (give me something to do ) Today I start on the repair on the rear cap so I can paint then install the siding............Shiny-Hiney, Like it .
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Door looks great Terry.
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Thanks Frank!, We have a video up of rebuilding the door.
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As a newbie (as in today) I am furiously reading this thread and up to page 50. Has been like reading a book and seems like I know some of you personally by now. Need to get away for awhile and finish doing some things on our TT for a trip to mountains and some fishing...
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Welcome. The more you read the more you will be convinced of the craftsman Terry is.
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Good Afternoon, idnative1948 welcome jump in anytime! we always need another perspective. Gordon, Thanks!. Jumping around today, mowing a little, sanding on the Tot'r, working on a sign for my daughters house so many things so little time, and they said retirement was easy .
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