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oh no!! how thick is the tube on a 14b FF????

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by ducttape114, May 13, 2003.

  1. ducttape114

    ducttape114 1/2 ton status

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    grinding off the old perches i went a little to far down. id say i took about a 1/4" out of it!!!! did i go too deep? can i fix it??? help me!!!!
     
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    yes you can weld that back up and it will be as good as new. The axle tubes on a 14b FF are 1/2" thick.
     
  3. 84_Chevy_K10

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    grinding off the old perches i went a little to far down. id say i took about a 1/4" out of it!!!! did i go too deep? can i fix it??? help me!!!!

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    Just weld it up and pretend it never happened.
     
  4. LKJR

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    look in the tech section on the main page there's an article that give that info.
     
  5. 89GMCSuburban

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    The most common sized tubes are .282 or .320 thickness.
     

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