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Rusty

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head light ring
« 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

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Re: head light ring
« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2010, 02:23:36 AM »
more looks

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Re: head light ring
« Reply #2 on: April 19, 2010, 02:25:00 AM »
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Re: head light ring
« Reply #3 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

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Re: head light ring
« Reply #4 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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