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Front spring perch crushed. Fixed.

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by FWP, May 21, 2006.

  1. FWP

    FWP CRS

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    Hmmm, 2-1/2" spring on a stamped perch designed for a 3" wide spring. Add big tires and lotsa hard wheeling=



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    I must thank Rene for the design :bow: and fault myself for the crappy welding:D
    (Please ignore my booty welds on the perch)
     
  2. pauly383

    pauly383 Daddy383 Staff Member Moderator

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    Way nicer welds than some of the ones I have going on while I learn . You got some penetration :waytogo:

    Do you feel its good to go , or are you gonna grind and reweld ?
     
  3. FWP

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    Hell no, I'm runnin it. I know what I got.
     
  4. pauly383

    pauly383 Daddy383 Staff Member Moderator

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    Would make a great quote :D

    I actually like the boogerwelds anyway , add character . Mine look worse , but they aint going anywhere either :wink1:
     
  5. tRustyK5

    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    No danger of that collapsing Fred...or your rear ones either. Good job! :waytogo:

    Rene
     
  6. 88sub4x4

    88sub4x4 1/2 ton status

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    Nice Fab job.!
     

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