Dezert or bust. 87 Single cab Yota rehab.

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Jan 19, 2010
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Found a dresser on the side of the road and grabbed the plywood backing from it. Free materials are good materials. :cool:

Used it to rough in the gauge surround today, a little big at the moment but will trim as necessary at the rear to fit the windshield.

front face moulding will be done in mahogony. looks a bit jank, but once it dries ill mock it up in the truck and get an idea where to go.

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Jan 19, 2010
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Woodland Hills, Ca
surround dried over night and placed in truck to make some marks for the next step. almost fits! (keyword almost). whole surround and gauge will drop down about 1.5" when all said and done. being really careful to not make any un necessary cuts, going slow has helped with the process so far.
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Jan 19, 2010
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Woodland Hills, Ca
so true. lol. funny thing is the gauge is snug against the top section of the shroud tabs. will try and get it as low as possible but only have so much to go till it hits the column.

may be disproportionate due to the roll bar location, column location may have been raised by previous owner.
 

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