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Features Seats... Lets see your finished seats...

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by Metaltwister, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. nunattax
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    very nice.
     
  2. nunattax
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    looks very nice I can nearly smell it from here aaaah!
     
  3. Torkwrench
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    Just had the seats redone in my 59 Bel-Air, this spring. The 59 Impala speaker grill and rear arm rests were installed in about 1992. New Interior A.jpg New Interior B.jpg Lair 59 A.jpg
     
  4. captain scarlet
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    Had mine redone this spring.[​IMG]


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  5. Metaltwister
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    Thanks guys for posting up your pics... I always refer customers to this thread as a good place for upholstry ideas and styles. Any more?
     
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  7. brianf31
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    I wanted to use fiberglass bucket seats instead of the usual molded plastic drag seats. I finally found some at Aircraft Spruce. They are only 3.5 lbs each, not cheap at $85 each but they are wider than the narrow Speedway buckets. I modified a cheap pair of Summit covers. and added a little egg crate foam under them.
    fglass seats.jpg

    Seat covers.jpg
     
  8. rmorris
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    My 60 Impala more door interior. Old school ! 03628EFD-0560-4037-BDBF-2619D8F3297F.jpeg 32707395-CC3F-46A7-A1FC-40342153BDAD.jpeg
     
  9. 51504bat
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    Had a local shop upholster a Glide Engineering frame for my '39 p/u. Hopefully they'll be able to do as nice of a job when I get around to the upholstery on my '54 Ranch Wagon IMG_3837.JPG IMG_3842.JPG 01616_6RntPBOIIPN_1200x900.jpg
     
  10. Metaltwister
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    4E384950-D0E8-4D44-9D1E-30EC3527F525.jpeg

    Ronny just sent me a pic of his new frame all upholstered and looking very surf shop appropriate.
     

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  11. TAFreeman3
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    I followed a post on here by Hellfish on redoing your own seats, and here are the results on my first try
    Before:
    IMG_3986.JPG

    After:
    IMG_6756.JPG

    Eventually, I’ll get to the front.


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  12. 60LESABRE
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    Hi 51504Bat, I live out in your area and I have been looking to get a bench a seat done for my 40 sedan, I was curious where you got your seat done for your 39p/u. It came out really nice!
     
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  14. 51504bat
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    Ramirez Upholstery in Rialto
    http://www.ramirezcustomupholstery.com/
    (909) 874-5388
    500 bucks. I provided the Glide Engineering frame but not the foam. Ramirez said they would rather use their own and I'm glad I took their advice. The Glide foam wasn't cheap and I really like the way the sculpture of the seat came out. They do a lot of big truck upholstery repair for dealers so it took them a while to do it between their regular customer jobs but it was worth the wait, IMO.
     
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  15. Dick Stevens
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    Pictures or it didn't happen.png
     
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    Perfect ! I will have to get in contact with them. Thanks for this info 51504bat, I appreciate it.
     
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