Riveted Grill mounts

Nov. 18, 1941 - MB100001 thru Mar. 6, 1942 - MB125809 NO EBAY or COMMERCIAL SALES.
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Re: Riveted Grill mounts

Post by pgcf » Thu Dec 12, 2019 9:17 pm

No Slats in my collection.

My Dec '42 NOM MB and Aug. '44 MB are riveted but my May '43 MB is welded. I left this alone during my restoration.

Same goes for the battery tray. All the holes line up and have no rivets, the welds are along the edge.

I have no documentation as to why but all three jeeps were very complete and unmolested at the grill mount and battery tray locations.

Hope this helps.

Peter

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