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Old 06-24-2012, 06:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Rock Guard (Spats) pattern

I want to make some rock guard's for my 1965 Cobra FFR.
Does anyone have a pattern that I can use?
Thanks in advance for your help.
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Old 06-24-2012, 07:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I got this link from the bottom of Nice Guy Eddies Signature. Many helpful docs including a splat template.

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Old 06-24-2012, 08:06 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Hey BCW, thanks. That looks great. I appreciate your help.
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Old 06-24-2012, 10:41 PM   #4 (permalink)
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There is also a vendor on the other forum that sells spats made from clear 3M material. I have them on my car. They work great and he sells them cheap.

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Old 06-25-2012, 10:45 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Do you have a link to that vendor, or to the other forum (not sure which one you mean).
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Member jlfernan sold me some last week. $15/set shipped, iirc. Got them but haven't put them on yet.
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Old 06-26-2012, 01:42 AM   #7 (permalink)
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X2 on Spats from Jorge. $15 delivered, fit well. 500 miles and no chips Look for him on the factory forum.
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Old 06-26-2012, 09:59 PM   #8 (permalink)
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A few years ago, there was a guy on here named Brian that made and sold some VERY nice Stainless spats. Anybody know where he is or how I can contact him?
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The ones Brian made were aluminum and I don't think he makes them anymore. I paid for a set and then waited a year for them. They were really nice but didn't fit well on my Mk4 so I sold them. I wish I hadn't.
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Old 06-27-2012, 02:08 PM   #10 (permalink)
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yes, the link is in my signature, it prints out 1:1 on a three-page .pdf.

but i was thinking of making a bigger one, that goes higher up on the fender. that's the easy side, you can always expand it yourself.

so far, nobody has told me how well the spat template fits on a MK4, should be about the same though.


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