A lot of times I use a spray bottle with water to cut stuff with My old 220 V belt drive chop saw. when I don't want to ruin the temper.
The wet grit and metal will set up like cement so clean it off before you need a jackhammer to get the big clumps off.
You can reshape leaf springs to get ride height. I used my harbor freight pipe bender, with just the pins, no rollers. Chalk the pattern you want for the bend, mark the spring an inch apart them just slide it along putting a little bend at a time and work it back and forth. Watch the far end of the spring as you bend Just tweek it a little. Those kits are way too expensive for what you get. , some spring shops can re-arch your springs. but I do most of the stuff myself.
Last edited by timothale; 02-12-2013 at 08:37 AM.