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Old 03-26-2008
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Paint Guys - Shaving Tailgate?

Just a quick question here, when you remove the Ford emblem on the 05 and older trucks, your stuck with 3 holes. If one were to shave the holes for a smooth surface, what would be the best material to use? I heard bondo wont last and welding it is the best idea. Is there any other options besides welding?


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welding is your only option that will really last and look good.....

hold a piece of brass behind the holes and weld them full (the weld will not stick to the brass)....then grind the weld spots smooth....apply a little filler over the welds to smooth them up completely....
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i want you emblum plz i want a big one for my tail gate i love them tell me how much you want for it


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Maurice said it.
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When I buy a new tailgate I want to shave the holes off.
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I knew a guy that put Rivets in the holes, and then grinded it down and bondo

couldnt tell, turned out nice
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