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Once the tubs are installed, the Prodigy crew epoxy primed all the inner structure and seam sealed all the joints in preparation for the outer sheetmetal. Keep in mind by this time the outer body has been screwed together, measured, wiggled and adjusted a dozen times before this final assembly. Prodigy uses #8x3/4 self-tapping screws to temporarily hold the panels in place for test and final fitting. When the body is loosely screwed together, measurements are taken in multiple places to assure everything is square and level. "We measure the tips of the quarter-panel to the ground and the wheel openings to the ground. We look at how the swinging panels like trunk and doors fit, how the glass fits, how the window moldings fit," says Frank. "And a lot of time is spent stepping back and looking at things before the welder comes out."