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I've seen photos of cars that have an "extra" brace from the cowl to the front fender (ahead of the shock tower). The 66 coupe that I bought had a pair of these in with all the other parts. I got 2 sets of stock shock tower braces plus these. I don't have a hole/attach point on fender (unless they are supposed to use a fender bolt). I have the stock L6 engine but the PO had several Mustangs that he built/restored so I don't know if these were for convertibles or big block cars.
 

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Yeah sounds like you got some convertible parts in there
 

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Me thinks he is referring to a 65/66 with export brace.
 

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Sounds like convertible braces to me. The '65 braces attached to a bracket that was bolted to the fender apron. The bracket and possibly the brace were specific for each side- left or right. The '66 braces attached directly to the apron and were not specific to either side. That's how I recall but possibly incorrect.
 

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It sounds like that is what I have. I just placed the bars where I think they would go. I didn't find any brackets that might fasten to the fender though.
 

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It sounds like that is what I have. I just placed the bars where I think they would go. I didn't find any brackets that might fasten to the fender though.
Vert braces are what you've got, and this pic gives a clue about how they were attached.
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Thanks all. Since I don't have convertible fenders, I now have extra parts. I doubt they would have any use on a coupe.
 

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Put em on eBay or something and get an export brace.
 

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Actually, if there is anyone here that needs them, I'd have no problem giving them away (just pay for shipping) (no charge for the "handling"). They'd need to be cleaned up though.
 
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