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Old 05-22-2009, 11:25 PM
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Plan A: adjust alignment of headers by lowering flange holes 1/16". Install oval copper gaskets if I can find one that fits 88650 hedman headers. Try to verify headers mate correctly before installing new gasket.

Plan B: Make 1/4" aluminum gasket and put soft gaskets on both sides.

Plan C: Fabricate better fitting flanges from 3/8" steel and mig weld then fillet weld with bronze. Not my favorite plan since I applied ceramic coating which I will have to completely remove (not easy) then reapply.

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