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Looking for an old writeup of how to Weld up the 14ff

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by Silver84k5, Jul 25, 2006.

  1. Silver84k5

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    Anyone know where that write up is, where you only lay down a few welds in the valleys of the spider gears? I know it was from a few years ago, and i dont think people are really using that method anymore, Im just trying to help somone out.
     
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    How to you get that whole mess back in the carrier????
     
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    The carrier splits in half on 14ff axles.
     
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    Well..... don't I feel like a dumb ass
     
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    When a buddy and I welded up my spiders, we filled every hole we could with either scrap metal or just welding it. After we were done, we had to grind it a bit to get it to fit into the carrier, but it works like a champ.
     

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