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Unread 05-26-2011, 06:48 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by soonermatt View Post
Um the welder gets steel to 2600 degrees using electricity. Your wet towel would make some interesting fireworks before things got bad.
Apparently you don't do much welding.

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Unread 05-26-2011, 09:35 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by Unlimitedlou

Apparently you don't do much welding.
This is true I hadn't at the time. I ended up using a damp towel around mine last weekend while taking my new bumper together on the jeep. It was a good idea.
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frame rot , gas tank , rust , welding

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