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Here’s the gantry that Jesse built to lift FC cabs. It is long enough to even lift a M-677 cab.
Front view of the cab in the gantry.
With the cab elevated it make cab corner much easier. Here he is starting on the passenger side front corner.
Here’s a telltale sign of this cab’s previous life. “We Drive, You Look…” the trademark of San Juan Scenic Jeep Tours in Ouray Colorado.
Closeup of front cab corner work.
Drivers side rear cab corner repairs.
New Passenger side front cab corner metal.
Passenger side rear cab corner.
Passenger side rear of the cab.
Lower rear cab repairs.
Gantry view of repair of rear passenger side cab corner.
Rear of cab with filler applied.
When the cab is finished Jesse made this neat little roll around cab holder to set it on.
Here's the cab getting ready for paint.
Jesse is really getting things done in a hurry here. These are painting the inside of the cab before they put it back on the chassis.
Dash & misc. parts.
Here's the cab ready to be set back on the chassis.
Back together and almost ready for paint.
Here Jesse is fitting the cab roll bar to fit & line up with the rest of the system.
Closeup of cab rollbar.
A very nice setup! Definitely a 21 century design!