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Old 10-18-2008, 08:18 AM
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The best way to connect the centre parts on an X member is with a kind of big diameter short pipe. A pipe will not twist, and that's what you don't want it to do.

Often it's not enough room to make it like a pipe. Then you must compromise. Like making only the upper part of the connection like a pipe, while the lower is more like a conventional one.

Her is how I did it on my '34:
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