Aluminum chassis thoughts?

It's surprisingly difficult to find small amounts of rectangular aluminum tubing...

A few weeks ago I needed to re-build a fence for a table saw. I had to track down some rectangular aluminum tubing. Unfortunately the only place I found would sell it in 20 ft lengths, and I only needed 1.5 feet or so.

Instead, I… » 8/27/14 10:16pm Wednesday 10:16pm

I'm afraid I can't offer much in the way of advice, but I'm interested in hearing what others have to say! I'm also slowly hunting around for a project truck.

I'd think the general things apply: Is the frame intact? Has it been in any sort of severe accident before? If it doesn't run, what will it take to get it… » 8/23/14 5:31pm 8/23/14 5:31pm