This post takes care of the lower cowl metal and left hand front fender. The lower cowl repair involves making simple tooling to jig chase the in the raised style line. We also cover another means of simple tooling in another post. The latter photos show more fender restoration making years of abuse and bad repairs right.
Chevy truck cowl repair photos
Decay in the front of the cab.
New sheet metal grafted in to replace that spot, continuing the detail from the rocker panel.
Metal finished to completion.
Front Chevy truck fender restoration
Just to give an idea of what poor condition these fenders were in. Of course most front fenders we see need a lot of work.