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#141 thisismatt

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  • Location:Santa Barbara, CA
  • Cars:'71 521, '69 521 donor

Posted 13 April 2017 - 05:41 AM

That plenum is gorgeous, Matt. Nice work.

I'm interested in door sill plates for the 510 if that's something you'd be interested in, let us know to see if anyone else needs them as well. 

 

Should probably talk to Ben Lillard on facebook

 

https://www.facebook.com/SkillardLLC/

 

http://skillard.com/...teel-door-sills


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#142 Noflers

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  • Location:Newberg
  • Cars:1970 4-Door 510, 2003 Subaru Outback

Posted 13 April 2017 - 05:57 AM

I have, he doesn't seem interested. My mind was kinda blown when he released the ones for the 620. I can only assume the market for them would be less than ones for the 510.



#143 thisismatt

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  • Location:Santa Barbara, CA
  • Cars:'71 521, '69 521 donor

Posted 13 April 2017 - 09:19 AM

Huh...Yeah, I would think the same
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#144 flatcat19

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  • Location:Tri-Cities, WA/PDX
  • Cars:Smaller. Better. Slower. Lower.

Posted 13 April 2017 - 08:26 PM

Should probably talk to Ben Lillard on facebook
 
https://www.facebook.com/SkillardLLC/
 
http://skillard.com/...teel-door-sills


I wonder how close those sills are to a 521.

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#145 Noflers

Noflers
  • Location:Newberg
  • Cars:1970 4-Door 510, 2003 Subaru Outback

Posted 14 April 2017 - 06:53 AM

I wonder how close those sills are to a 521.

I've got a 620 in the driveway. I can measure them for you. I thought about modifying some for the 510, but I'm just not that good. So I think I'll hold off. 



#146 Mattndew76

Mattndew76
  • Location:Lowell Oregon / Cottage Grove Oregon
  • Cars:Datsun 1200 Coupe

Posted 24 April 2017 - 06:39 AM

I will look into stamps for doing a simple sill. This stuff is usually huge $$ for initial tooling.

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#147 Crashtd420

Crashtd420
  • Location:Massachusetts
  • Cars:1972 Datsun 521

Posted 24 April 2017 - 06:50 AM

I will look into stamps for doing a simple sill. This stuff is usually huge $$ for initial tooling.

Are we talking sills for a 521.... i' d be interested...
Has anyone tried fitting the 620 sills to a 521?...

#148 thisismatt

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  • Location:Santa Barbara, CA
  • Cars:'71 521, '69 521 donor

Posted 30 April 2017 - 01:35 PM

I have, he doesn't seem interested. My mind was kinda blown when he released the ones for the 620. I can only assume the market for them would be less than ones for the 510.


http://skillard.com/...-510-door-sills
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#149 Noflers

Noflers
  • Location:Newberg
  • Cars:1970 4-Door 510, 2003 Subaru Outback

Posted 03 May 2017 - 06:43 AM

That's cool. Guess I was wrong. I'm glad they decided to make them, I'll be getting a hold of them soon.

 

I'm also glad they aren't giving the flat part a lip to raise it up off the rocker. Should help keep them straight. Hell, they are thicker as well, and not soft. I'm in.