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Old 11-16-2017, 11:56 AM
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83 SS Windshield Options?

If this is already covered in another thread my apologies as I searched but couldn't find. My acquired 83 SS project has classic spidering in the plexiglass side panels of the windshield. Is there a source for replacement or am I better to remove the panels and take them to an auto glass shop top create with modern safety glass? I'm certain many other 80's SS owners have gone through this already so I'm coming to the TT experts. Any help appreciated!
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Old 11-16-2017, 12:49 PM
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Old 11-16-2017, 01:52 PM
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Old 11-16-2017, 02:30 PM
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'83 MC side windows

The side windows are slightly curved. I've seen flat panels of safety glass forced into the frames but they really don't look right. I would drill out the rivets in the frame and take the
existing plastic windows to someplace like TAP Plastics and have them cut some new ones in Lexan (Polycarb)
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Old 11-17-2017, 12:37 AM
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Thanks all. Will keep an eye on eBay always, but will likely pursue the TAP route too. This isn't a pressing item, but it's on the cosmetics list

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Old 11-23-2017, 01:39 PM
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I took mine to local window shop they cut me new plexi and assembled it and rivited it all back togeather.. Cost me bout 140bucks after material and labor....
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Old 12-06-2017, 02:20 AM
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I took mine to local window shop they cut me new plexi and assembled it and rivited it all back togeather.. Cost me bout 140bucks after material and labor....
That sounds very reasonable to me. Glad to hear you did that as I was thinking along that line and wondering . TAP plastics as plan B
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Old 12-10-2017, 03:01 PM
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Everyone says it wont look right if you use regular flat plexi but i took mine to local glass shop had new pieces cut and fitted re rivited and it looks fine on mine no has noticed a difference
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