Rusty Metal 2

dump sub frame1It seemed like the dump body on the F350 was moving about more than normal.
dump sub frame remnants

Small wonder, as there wasn’t much more than a gum wrapper tying the sub frame to the truck frame.

compressor frame

Remains of an air compressor motor mount plate found hiding in the weeds.  I almost used this stock the day before on another project.  There is just enough metal here for two brackets.

bracket test fitTest fit.bracket spareBowling a spare.  bracket holesHoles drilled oversized for future realignment to the truck frame.bracket doneFinished.  Still have to do the other side at some future date,but at least the bed won’t tip over backward any time soon.