> Is steel really that expensive?
> The local warehouses around here will sell mild steel sheet off the
>street for about $10CDN for a 2 foot by 4 foot sheet, which is about
>as much as you'll get out of a car roof and is already clean and
At that price I'd definitely buy new. If you opt to grab a piece off
a junk car somewhere you'll need some way to cut it out to get it
home. Certainly doable but it's more work. There may also be a bit of
"shape" pressed into it that you may or may not want.
Tom O'Malley in Southbridge Massachusetts
'74, '77 Spits