METAL BODY REPAIR - OD1653 - LESSON 1/TASK 1
Door Trim Pads.
(1) Sedan door trim pads are used to conceal the lower portions of the
inside panel of doors. The pads are usually prefabricated and assembled to
the door as one unit. They are held in place by sheet metal screws and
various types of spring clips.
(2) Combattype vehicle doors are made in one piece. The only opening
in the door (loading hole) is covered by a piece of sheet metal and is
secured in place by sheet metal screws.
Metal Body Tools
(1) Dinging hammer (A) (figure 6). It is a general purpose hammer for
use on any body panel. It has a 1 3/8 inch square face and 1 9/16 inch
round face, and is made from drop forged alloy steel which has been beat
FIGURE 6. TYPES OF BODY AND FENDER HAMMERS.