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Old 11-28-2007, 11:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I am looking at making my own salt shield out of 1/8" aluminum checker plate, have acces to a break. Just wondering if anyone has measurements/angles that I can use to make life easier for this construction.

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Old 11-28-2007, 11:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I made this one last year. Cost me about $40 in materials from Menards.
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Old 11-28-2007, 12:27 PM   #3 (permalink)
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My friend'd dad made one of of those blue heavy plastic barrel people use to put sand and salt in. Cut int in half and filled the gap in the middle with a smaller peice worked/works great....sorry no pics
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want to just buy mine? I converted my open trailer to an enclosed... Still got the salt shield kicking around...
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Old 11-28-2007, 01:51 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I made this one last year. Cost me about $40 in materials from Menards.[/b]
why is it all dented?
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Old 11-28-2007, 02:03 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I made this one last year. Cost me about $40 in materials from Menards.[/b]
From the look of the pic, you got ripped off.
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Old 11-28-2007, 02:58 PM   #7 (permalink)
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why is it all dented?[/b]
Becasuse he made it himslef, with a ballpeen hammer!
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Old 11-28-2007, 03:46 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Becasuse he made it himslef, with a ballpeen hammer![/b]
I see, I thought he might have hit a liger or something.
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probably gravel roads
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Old 11-28-2007, 03:53 PM   #10 (permalink)
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It may look like shit, but it's better than not having anything there...
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