Nice to see things get a second life, New York Blend coffee.....
this Sovereign of the Road a good first cut with a coarse grade polish before lifting the body off -
Getting various decals and sealants off the body safely required a few days patience -
It still had the original floor in the trailer which had been overlaid with another plywood floor . Even the new plywood (below) was badly rotted. The original plywood was very badly delimitated except for the mid sections of the trailer.
Frame off and the chassis gets exposed -
One of a number of issues which are pointing towards making up a new chassis -
Unused buck rivet in the inner skin -
Internal pop rivet from the 50's -
Then we started a floor and belly pan on this little bubble -