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Leather Arm Rest Mod Complete

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JJ Customs, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:02 PM
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    JJ Customs

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    Well the arm rest mod is complete. I was able to leave the stock fabric behind the leather to add some cushion. Sorry if the pic is bad, I had to take it with my phone. The wife has the camera with her in Reno.

    Leather Arm Rest.jpg
     
  2. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:03 PM
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    great job bro!!! looks very nice!!
     
  3. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:06 PM
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    Yeah, Yeah I know. JK! Thanks man.
     
  4. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:08 PM
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    very very nice!! if u can do a write up!
     
  5. Sep 25, 2008 at 4:12 PM
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    I can do a write up but I did not have my camera so I was not able to take any pics. Look in the mods section and you will see the mod where I got the idea. What I did was cut the melt points not drill them, use the #10 X1/2 screws with 2 washers per when you put them back in and remove the old cloth to use as a pattern for your leather but leave it under the leather for padding when you reinstall. I got my leather from a store on ebay called dangerous threads. Only cost about $20 shipped. Let me know if you have more questions.
     
  6. Sep 1, 2009 at 7:24 PM
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    I can always get a mod or two (be it on the house or truck) done when the wife goes away.

    I wish I could send her to Reno. That would give me at least a week to get stuff done!

    Nice work on the leather.
     
  9. Sep 1, 2009 at 9:38 PM
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    What adhesive did you use? Did you use the same adhesive for the leather to fabric as fabric to plastic?

    Looks good!
     
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