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02-06-2011 05:40 AM CROSSMEMBER TACKED IN

I finally got the engine/tranny suspended.

The crossmember is tacked in place.




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  [Entry #189]

02-06-2011 05:38 AM WARPED

The crossmember warped about a 1/4'' form the top of the large exhaust holes to the ends.

I had to clap and heat at the same time to straighten them out.
They still bend about a 1/16'' but that's alright.


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02-06-2011 05:34 AM MORE CROSSMEMBER

A few more pics....


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02-04-2011 06:38 PM TRANNY CROSSMEMBER


With the GearVendors overdrive unit, I will be able to have a fully welded crossmember and not need a removable section at the transmission.





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02-04-2011 06:31 PM MORE CROSSOVER
I made a clamping/tacking tool from a hose clamp to help get the first tacks on the elbows.

For the rear elbows, I just had to keep everything flat on the bench for tacking up and everything stayed nice and flat.

The front elbows need to be running parallel so they will be square to the tranny crossmember. I clamped them with the hose clamps and clamped the whole works to a large tube to keep everything in line.


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