Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Ford 9" ring gear Questions
View Single Post
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 05-26-2013, 01:37 PM
1low37 1low37 is offline
Registered User
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: cincinnati
Posts: 9
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Ring Gear Chip

Thanks for the fast reply. My hot rod is sitting on stands awaiting the resolution of this. The longer gash is into the gear mating surface, but is not very deep. It certainly is into the metal, no JB; I am familiar with that stuff. It looks like someone dropped the gear on something hard then took a grinder to it to smooth off a burr (the chip at the edge) and missed and hit the gear face. I took a better picture.
I just don't want to go through all the hassle of putting it in if its' going to give me fits down the road.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Ring grindo.JPG
Views:	205
Size:	1.11 MB
ID:	74325  
Reply With Quote