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Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: grubin ()
Date: December 28, 2016 07:54AM

I was wondering If anyone used Clarks to redo their bench seat for their Rampside. I'm almost to the point and have to decide to try original style of ?

I have yet to inquire about the cost from a Clarks's

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: corventure Dave ()
Date: December 28, 2016 08:08AM

I have installed a few Fc seat covers from Clarks. The quality and fit is excellent. They can be installed yourself after rebuilding the cushions and repairing any broken springs.
The Clarks front seat cover in my Greenbrier is 12 years old. It is holding up very well. No tears or seporations. I highly recommend the Clarks seat covers.

Corventure Dave

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: gmgmtl ()
Date: December 28, 2016 08:40AM

Clark's covers are excellent, my wife and I installed ours in an afternoon. One of our club members, in the custom auto and marine upholstery business, highly recommends using Clark's if the customer wants to stay original.

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: Pedigo ()
Date: December 28, 2016 01:48PM

Gary.

I don't know how much of a purist you are or not.
If you want the original fabric for your '63,Clarks is the ONLY place to go.
I've ordered '61 and '62 correct FC covers. Couldn't be happier with both sets.

It's gonna set you back $300+ for your bench.

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Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: grubin ()
Date: December 28, 2016 03:23PM

I called Clark's this afternoon. They are sending samples to choose from. I try as much as possible to keep it pure

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: gerg ()
Date: April 15, 2017 07:17AM

I've got some samples coming - really wish Clark's had color pics of all patterns available. This is what goes in my FC:



Thinking about having them stitch this seat, with my fabric though:



Little less white across the top to get dirty . . . .I really use this truck
smiling smiley

Anyone know of a collection of OEM style upholstery I can peruse? Google is hit and miss . . .

gerg
Monroe, LA


1965 500 Coupe, 140hp / PG, Brown EFI - work in progress
1962 Rampside, 110Hp, factory 4 speed & 3.89 posi


Current cars and other fun stuff -> [gregblakeney.smugmug.com]

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: RexJohnson ()
Date: April 15, 2017 08:44AM

SMS Auto Fabrics in Canby, OR has anything you could want. Clark's sources a lot of fabric and vinyl from them.

RJ tools
Salem,Oregon

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: Timothy Shortle ()
Date: April 15, 2017 09:28AM

Clarks is the place. My 63 Rampside and my 64 Corvan both have their (Clarks) original upholstery. It was easier for me to have Steve and Rita Gongora (House of Covers in Albuquerque) do the work. I dropped off the stuff and picked them back up a week later. All around a very nice product and a nice job. Rampside was about 12 years ago and Corvan was 6 years ago. Both look great.

Re: Seat Cover Rampside
Posted by: thumper477 ()
Date: April 18, 2017 11:24AM

Clark's covers for my 3 seats in my Brier installed by me in 2007.Still holding up great!

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