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Old 04-22-2012, 09:39 AM
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Originally Posted by John long
I do disagree with Brian only about the gap. I personally like a little gap. maybe a 1/16 of an inch. I can bridge the gap with a much smaller, cooler weld and better control the heat. This comes from my personal style and 25 years of becoming set in my ways. That does not mean I don' think others methods will work.

John L
I'm thinking if you are planishing it the gap doesn't matter? Pugsy?

But if you are welding it "bodyman style" like I am talking it will shrink more. Maybe that is the difference?

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