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Old 04-03-2019, 04:36 PM
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Found a leather couch someone was throwing away. The leather on the back looked new. I cut that out and took the foam from the seat backs. I had an old sheet of plywood that I used. We tore the old rotted seats up and made templates. I had to buy 4 t-nuts so it was $1.50.
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Nice!
Would've looked better in black.
Ah well, ya can't win 'em all.
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The brown is like the brown on my Super Duty. It looks black most of the time unless the light hits it just right.
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Blue would be nice for the summer 'cause it would stay relatively cooler, but I'm at least trying to stick to a flat black paint scheme, so black my seat will be. (Sound like Yoda, I do? Hmm? (Yoda laughter))
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The brown is like the brown on my Super Duty. It looks black most of the time unless the light hits it just right.
Yeah its almost like a combination of the light brown from the Lariat and the red clay like in the King Ranch.

Can't beat free. Hopefully it'll last a while in the sun and it won't tear or crack over time fast.
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