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#61 DanP OFFLINE  

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Posted November 08, 2011 - 08:40 PM

But was there something between the metal and the cushion? Usually there is a wood backing that the fabric is stretched over. Then the wood has bolts that hold it to the metal frame. Thats what it looks like in the parts book.

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Posted November 08, 2011 - 09:46 PM

The seat pan holds the 2 cushions, bottom and back.
The bottom and back are made of a metal backing with foam padding covered by the outer fabric(vinyl).
These 2 cushions are attached to the seat pan.
3 pieces of metal altogether, the seat pan and 2 cushion backings.

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Posted November 08, 2011 - 09:52 PM

The early seats were one piece cushion and also one piece covering.

The guy that recovered it, was able to save the original cushion and just add the lost thickness back.

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Posted November 08, 2011 - 10:11 PM

The early seats were one piece cushion and also one piece covering.

The guy that recovered it, was able to save the original cushion and just add the lost thickness back.


Just checked the AGCO parts books your right, learn something new every day.

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Posted November 09, 2011 - 05:48 PM

So I have to make the metal backing that fits the seat pan? Anyone have any demisions or just make it a little smaller than the pan?

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Posted November 30, 2011 - 09:44 AM

But was there something between the metal and the cushion? Usually there is a wood backing that the fabric is stretched over. Then the wood has bolts that hold it to the metal frame. Thats what it looks like in the parts book.


Dan - It's just the seat pan, not metal or plywood backing. The vinyl has a hem sewn in it that a cord passes through; in a sense it is tied onto the seat pan.




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