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Help in Austin Texas! Welding!

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Blaze`, Dec 8, 2002.

  1. Blaze`

    Blaze` Registered Member

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    Seeking help in Austin! I have a 73 K5 i am restoring and need help with a very simple weld on the starter mount. (i.e. the starter mount has a hairline crack and needs to be welded) Can't move truck, but have 220V within 3 feet of her front clip for welder. Any suggestions or reff /forums/images/graemlins/k5.giferals appreciated.

    Cheers,

    Donovan
    1973 K5 (WIP) /forums/images/graemlins/1zhelp.gif
     
  2. Batmanjr

    Batmanjr 1/2 ton status

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    It's too bad you can't move her! I'd weld it for a pack of beer, but I'm not going to Austin anytime soon! Let me know if something changes! /forums/images/graemlins/ears.gif
     
  3. tRustyK5

    tRustyK5 Big meanie Staff Member Super Moderator GMOTM Winner Author

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    Welding on the block is no easy task...special rod, lots of experience and prep work too. Call a pro.

    Rene
     
  4. txbluethunder

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    i agree with trusty. call a professional. it'll prob cost $50 an hour but he'll do a better job.
     

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