Clear the Dash Carefully remove the old electronics. Once you have an idea of what you want to install and the surface area needed, draw an outline of the area you plan to cut away, leaving sufficient room along the perimeter to install mounting screws for the new panel.
Need help wiring your hot rod or classic car? Check out www.easyreadwiring.com Here's how to make a custom fiberglass dash or any other interior parts for your hot rod or custom car.
When we were at my parents house for Christmas, my brothers and Jed worked together to build a DIY boat dock for the backyard. My parents live on a small lake, and for my entire life weve launched the canoes and fishing boats off the muddy shore or a sad little log.
Includes the following, 4 louvered dash vent, 2- 6' lengths of vent tubing, 2 "y" pipes and the adapter to attach this to your factory HVAC box and associated hardware. $77.00 The Factory climate controls are somewhat limited as to where they can be mounted.
I helped a good friend build a Cobra Kit Car a few years ago, and we wanted to do something special with the dash most of them are black vinyl clad aluminum.
Marine Lumber is widely used by professional boatbuilders. If your boat was built in the last 15 years, it probably has Marine Lumber parts somewhere onboard. This article will outline the characteristics of this versatile building material and perhaps inspire some creative do-it-yourself projects.
The dashboard the part underneath the windshield, not the part that holds the gauges on my Capri, I'm guessing, is black gelcoat. boat dash boards are never white ..you wouldnt be able to see thru the windshield. Dashboard ideas DIY bedliner Kevin. Originally posted by Tinnie. But, where are the reevets?
Re: What to do about an ugly dashboard Would that 2001 dash even fit your '94? $500 seems nuts to me if the existing gauges are working. I don't know how this would hold up on the dash, but I used plastic paint on a couple plastic parts of my boat so they didn't stick out like a sore thumb , and the paint has been tough as nails.
Hi all, I recently submitted a post about replacing the floor on my aluminum fishing boat and I just have a few questions relating to the dash before I get everything started.
This customer needed a large, odd shaped, dash panel for his Triton boat that he could mount some large Garmins into. He also wanted to highlight the Triton boat logo. We convinced him to try a pinstripe to break up the white panel on white fiberglass, and it really came out great.
Working on my old StarCraft and the dash panel is mangled with drill holes, stereo cutouts, etc that looks awful. Maybe beavers chewed it up? Anyway, I want a flashy dash for the old boat and have been acquiring gauges and such. At first I planned t use
I3: In-dash Instrument Install. but I didnt like the way it looked mounted in the dash with the trim ring, with the boat set as it sits in the water, since the card was nowhere near parallel with the housing. Boat tests, DIY, gear accessories, Expert tips, contests, engine maintenance, watersports, fishing and more