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Old 07/25/2019, 07:00 PM   #1
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hood pin template

Hey all. Im doing a resto on my 68, and it has a replacement hood (and honestly Im not even sure its a genuine C/S but I dont care, I love it and will be keeping it).
Anyway, its a flat hood, so Ill need to drill for the hood pins. I looked online everywhere for some kind of template or measurements on where to put them, and where to mount the bracket but having no luck. Any tips? I did find another thread here that showed some pictures and thats helpful, but I think I need more...

Since Im just starting to do all this, Im sure Ill have plenty of other questions coming your way!
Thank you!
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Old 07/25/2019, 07:38 PM   #2
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Use the SEARCH function and type hood-lock location. There are several entries that should help you.

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Old 07/26/2019, 08:29 AM   #3
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Here’s an image from the “Restoration” category.
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Old 07/26/2019, 08:58 AM   #4
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Thank you all. I did a search and most of the links were broken, but I did find some text describing where some people did theirs. Mosesatm, thanks for the image, much appreciated!
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