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05-08-2011 10:12 PM Driveshaft safety hoop 7
I had a few hours today to work on the car, so I finished up my top half of the driveshaft safety hoop, and worked on my gas tank access door a bit.

I still need to get some hinges and a latch/ fastener for keeping it closed.


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04-30-2011 11:16 PM Driveshaft safety hoop 6
Getting it welded in place. I'm having trouble with weld contamination so I'll have to grind some of it back out and reweld it back in. I thought I had it clean, but apparently, not enough...


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04-30-2011 11:14 PM Driveshaft safety hoop 5
I plug welded the sleeves to the bottom on the outer edge to keep the inside of the sleeve free so any washers/ fasteners can sit flat.


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04-30-2011 11:12 PM Driveshaft safety hoop 4
I used a hole saw to cut out holes to add the sleeves inside for cleanliness and support. I keep breaking drill bits in these. I think I've gone through 4 of them already....


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04-30-2011 11:11 PM Driveshaft safety hoop 3
welding the support and trial fitting it in the car. The hoop will also help box the upper control arm mounts. I'll add gussets later after I get everything welded in.


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