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Does anyone in the PDX area have a 7/8-18 tap (either LH or RH)?

Discussion in 'Pacific Region' started by IGOR, Aug 17, 2003.

  1. IGOR

    IGOR 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Anybody?

    My tie rod is /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gifWAY /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif too long and I need to cut it down and retap it.
     
  2. chevyfumes

    chevyfumes Court jester

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    Watch for the muzzleflash!
    cut it down and re weld it.... /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif
     
  3. IGOR

    IGOR 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    I'd rather not do that...
     
  4. chevyfumes

    chevyfumes Court jester

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    Watch for the muzzleflash!
    /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gifthen use duct tape... /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    i have a 7/8 rh tap i could mail ya if ya cant find one....
     
  6. IGOR

    IGOR 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    Sent you pm...
     
  7. IGOR

    IGOR 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    One of my co-workers might have one - I will pm you promptly if he doesn't and I need yours!

    Thanks for the response! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    no prob /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    I think I have one at work, I'll let ya know when I get there.
     
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    cutting down aand rewelding works. thats how we did mine, Just drill a hole in both sides you cut insert a cylinder. Plug weld. then weld around... itll be the strongest part of the tie rod.
     
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    Thanks guys - found one...! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    PM'd you.
     

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