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ALUMINUM BODIED SPEEDSTER
COWL AREA - PAGE 1
 
PAGE 2
 
Practice Install
Pile - Wood Parts
Slide Individual
Screw Together
Using Bolt Plates
from WaterJet
Parts Together
Ends & Bottom
       
View of Bottom
Rear Side of
Quarter View of
Corner View
Base Plate
Cowl Buck
Cowl Buck
From Front
       
Passenger Side
Top View of Cowl
Center Ribs Need
Start Roll Over by
View - Cowl Buck
Buck - Finished
to be Tapered
Using Rubber Tire
       
Shrink & Stretch
Test Fit Alternate
Wheel Cross
Added Side Edges
to Fit Buck Edge
Panel Design
Contour @ Top
to Top Panel
       
Made Lower Tool
'Ridge' Die in
Made Sketch for
Test Run Tooling
Form 'Ridge' Die
Place on Buck
Pullmax Tooling
on the Pullmax
       
Attached Tooling
Upper Character
Jim Hery helps
Jeff Newton Tack
Guide to Panel
Line on Cowl
Fit Side panels
Welding Panels
       
Jeff Newton, Jim
Cowl Panel Cut
Next Step Will be
Welded, but not
Hery and me
to Approx. Size
'Joggling' Fr./Rr.
Panel Finished