so now the door is "curing " ...... time to address the hinges ..
lots of play , so time for some new hinge pins .

had the hinges sitting in a pot of deluted hydrofloic acid over night

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so it make sandblasting a little easier and heres the works ..

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had to cut the pin , and punch it out

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next , I had to drill the old hinges to fit the new bushings

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both sides have to be done because , the pin is a little larger . File the " burrs " and install the new bushings .. The pin also has to be trimmed , because it was to long .

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I "plug" welded the bottom of the hinge , for safty .. and a little primer ... DONE

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just have to wait for the epoxy to cure .. and I can mount the door smile


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