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Projects Body filler prices??

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by mikhett, May 15, 2024.

  1. The best way to fight high filler prices is to do good metal work
  2. fuzzface
    Joined: Dec 7, 2006
    Posts: 1,711


    Grampa would repeat this story to us all the time. his first car was a model t because they couldn't afford the model a that was priced at $25. the model t was $17 and then they financed it for 1.6 years and his payment was $1 a month.
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  3. G-son
    Joined: Dec 19, 2012
    Posts: 1,335

    from Sweden

    If the filler prices go up enough it might even get more economical to do the metal work better instead if just going for cave and pave. :D
  4. 2OLD2FAST
    Joined: Feb 3, 2010
    Posts: 5,347

    from illinois

    In the 60's it was a nickel at the Sunbeam day old place
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    Joined: Nov 29, 2011
    Posts: 432


    I do collision work for a living and hate just hate to use mud I'll spend more time on the metal work and then apply a thin layer of glaze mud is the rute of all evils in body work it seams a guy just keeps chasing it. I guy I work with is the pile on mud guy asked him why and he said he doesn't get payed to pass around on metal work he wants to get it done fast never could understand that. Always perfect your metal first.
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