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WTB T18/t19/t98 Floor/tunnel Cover

Discussion in 'Early CJ-5 and CJ-6 Classifieds' started by Rubicloak, Apr 12, 2019 at 6:49 PM.

  1. Apr 12, 2019 at 6:49 PM
    Rubicloak

    Rubicloak Member

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    I am looking for a T18/T19/T98 floor/tunnel cover. See pic below of a factory cover.

    floorplate T18.png
     
  2. Apr 13, 2019 at 10:19 AM
    oldtime

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    Are you interested in a pattern ?
    I made a bunch of them a few years back but have sold all but 1 remaining.
    I can copy that if your interested.
    They were all made directly from an original 1956 CJ-5 T98 trans cover.
     
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  3. Apr 13, 2019 at 3:09 PM
    mrtii

    mrtii 1972 cj51986 cj7 Sponsor 2019 Sponsor

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    I am interested I am putting a T18’s in a early 72 cj5 with 304 wonder if design would work how much would it cost and what do unot think
     
  4. Apr 13, 2019 at 5:17 PM
    oldtime

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    I sold off my 1956 T98 parts about a year or so ago.
    IMHO the cover was not ideal for installing T98-A into my flatfender build.

    I used the original part to make a pattern.
    I sold that last batch of hand made T98 trans. cover patterns for like $10.
    Not positive if I still have one that I can copy or not. I'll check into it.
    Or maybe someone on the forum did not use theirs ???
     
  5. Apr 14, 2019 at 1:25 PM
    Danefraz

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    I bought one of the patterns, out in the garage in a binder. Have not yet started making my cover yet. I could copy it if you don't have a copy about.

    I had planned to transfer the pattern to thicker 'poster' paper so I could keep the pattern w/o ruining it (planning for my mistakes ahead of time).
     
  6. Apr 14, 2019 at 1:28 PM
    sfrans

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    I could use a copy of the pattern too.
     
  7. Apr 14, 2019 at 4:16 PM
    oldtime

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    Yeah basically the original one I made were all copied direct from an actual trans cover onto a brown paper bag.
    Kinda busy ....Still have not looked to see if I kept one.
     
  8. Apr 14, 2019 at 11:46 PM
    mrtii

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    I am game for a copy from anyone who has purchased one of yours Cheers
     
  9. Apr 16, 2019 at 3:44 PM
    Rubicloak

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    Put me down for a copy as well please. Either from Oldtime or Danefraz.
    thanks guys
     
  10. Apr 16, 2019 at 7:58 PM
    oldtime

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    I looked through my pile of WILLYS papers and found none.
    But I just thought of one more place to look when I get back home.
     
  11. Apr 16, 2019 at 8:24 PM
    47v6

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    Looks like a metal armadillo. Just find a dead one and copy its carcass!!!
     
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  12. Apr 17, 2019 at 12:15 PM
    mrtii

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    thank you for your effort, appreciated cheers
     
  13. Apr 18, 2019 at 7:14 PM
    Danefraz

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    I should be able to get out into the garage later this evening and clear off a space to make a copy or three.

    I'll post here when I get 'er done.
     

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