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Discussion in 'The Garage' started by TxK5Blazer, Nov 10, 2003.

  1. TxK5Blazer

    TxK5Blazer 1/2 ton status

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    I am making rock sliders out of 2"x3" rectangular tubing should I use the 3/16" tubing or the 1/4" tubing Just want some opinions.....Jason
     
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    3/16" will work just fine unless you want go overkill /forums/images/graemlins/grin.gif but there are LOTS out there that are being made of 1/8" tubing as well.
     
  3. jekbrown

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    agreed, 3/16" is plenty. 1/4" would be pretty pointless IMO... just extra weight/cost.

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  4. TxK5Blazer

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    Thanks for the reply guys I am getting the 3/16 tubing cut for me wednesday I am going to have them cap the ends too while they are at it...Thanks for all the help.....Jason
     

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