carpet stretch

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Old 09-12-19, 08:19 AM
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carpet stretch

I have a 57 chevy and need to stretch the front carpet 3" from side to side, will my carpet handle that?
 
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Old 09-12-19, 08:56 AM
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Home carpet is made with a canvas/woven like material that has some give, your using auto carpet which, at least the newer cars, is more of a molded product so I'm going to say it's not going to have much give!

Maybe more detail on the carpet would help, new old, type of backing!
 
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Old 09-12-19, 09:33 AM
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How do you plan on keeping it from raising in the air at the hump?
 
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