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General Category => General Discussion => Topic started by: Rusty on April 19, 2010, 02:21:59 AM

Title: head light ring
Post by: Rusty on April 19, 2010, 02:21:59 AM
I removed the head light chrome outer ring and found the ring that holds the cover (and lens) to the rest of the bucket is heavly rusted.  It is a metal strip that is shaped into a V and then bent to a circle.  It goes around the head light bucket (which has a matching but opposite direction V).  Mine is very rusty and could break at any time.  I was thinking of using POR-15 and a thin strip of fiberglass to  reinforce the rusty areas.  Any other ideas?  rusty
Title: Re: head light ring
Post by: Rusty on April 19, 2010, 02:23:36 AM
more looks
Title: Re: head light ring
Post by: Rusty on April 19, 2010, 02:25:00 AM
also
Title: Re: head light ring
Post by: 1929luv on April 20, 2010, 03:00:55 AM
I have seen some on E-bay the whole light but you may be able to go to after market supplier for other lights Good luck Craig
Title: Re: head light ring
Post by: Rusty on May 22, 2010, 02:42:33 AM
I found this guy thru Hemmings.
it was 30 dollars for a good used one and has a huge collection of old head lights for parts
All pre 1935


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