Ford Model A Pickup Restoration September 2009

I'm still in the woodwork of my cabin, but slowly I see an end.

Restoration  September 2009

Having closed a total of about 700 nail and screw holes, these are the last ones.

Restoration  September 2009

This leading edge I had to reshape.

Restoration  September 2009

The result is like new, I had to make sure that the radius is correct, because this is later bolted together with the tank base.

Restoration  September 2009

The opposite edge had due to a previous repair no longer the original shape. This I wanted to bring back to original.

Restoration  September 2009

Here I had to build up additional wood. On the picture you can see how I get the guide for the router.

Restoration  September 2009

Everything is ready to glue the wooden plate.

Restoration  September 2009

The shape of this corner is now more like the one on the opposite side.

Restoration  September 2009

The paint is already sanded off.

Restoration  September 2009

I have regularly checked the radius of the counterpart.




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