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fatmanracing
02-18-2012, 07:16 PM
Added some T8 2X4 light fixtures, NOW I can see to work on the rat rod.... Had a bunch of help from the little one too!


http://www.ratrodsrule.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=74421&d=1329609028http://www.ratrodsrule.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=74422&d=1329609028http://www.ratrodsrule.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=74423&d=1329609028

Bagger Dave
02-18-2012, 07:19 PM
sweet! :dthumb:

Gas Man
02-18-2012, 09:10 PM
Seen some pics on FB. Good job!!

fatmanracing
02-18-2012, 09:32 PM
More coming this week... I really want to get on to chopping the top soon.

Gas Man
02-18-2012, 10:00 PM
I got some major work to do on my garage in the coming weeks.

fatmanracing
02-19-2012, 07:44 AM
Whatcha got planned?

Gas Man
02-19-2012, 09:35 PM
30k BTU heater, move bikes out, move wife's car out, remove rafter contents to the basement, remove all the old hospoch plywood from rafters, install some additional joists & supports, install attic stair case, plywood top of joists, insulate joists, panel, them bring back bikes, contents, and enjoy.

SportstersPaul
02-20-2012, 12:30 AM
That sounds pretty ambitious, you scare me. LOL

Gas Man
02-20-2012, 09:02 AM
Lol. Nah it's not too bad. Break it into smaller jobs or one solid weekend.

fatmanracing
02-20-2012, 03:31 PM
Agreed, I insulated mine, I use an 80K BTU, heats up fast, and I dont generally have to turn it on more than once.... least I have not this winter.
Also added 1 1/2" Foam on the garage door to help keep the heat in...

Gas Man
02-20-2012, 04:24 PM
My garage door is already an insulated version... so no worries there.

Kosher
02-20-2012, 05:03 PM
pics in the original post aren't werkin fer me.

Gas Man
02-20-2012, 05:12 PM
He's got the pics hosted in some other forum... I think he needs to attach them here or somin else.