Customer brought me his bumper with a cardboard pattern of what he wanted.
Start in the middle and work out
Metal shaping is done, a little filler sanding and paint, will be ready to bolt on. Total of 6 pieces welded together.
Owner will finish later.
Build a custom removable hood scoop. Start with large sheet metal, add bead down the middle.
Trim use bead roller to round the edges.
Have 3 strips of metal fastened from underneath with screws around edges.
spot welding to bottom strips
start shaping the opening
Tried to make it look like a factory scoop that fits the style of the car.
Sides have a slight curve to match the hood, that was biggest challenge.
The indented bead is the same width as the hoods raised bead
12 total pieces welded into 1