Locker's on the cheap - Page 2 -
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > YJ Wrangler Technical Forum > Locker's on the cheap

Ruffstuff 10 year saleBDS 4-1/2" Suspension Lift Kit - Jeep Wrangler YJRough Country Lift Kits and Parts!

Unread 10-17-2007, 12:48 PM   #16
Registered User
1989 YJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Virginia
Posts: 76
Ok...on the topic of welded spider gears...I have a 220 MIG welder. Has anyone used a MIG to make a "Lincoln" locker (although mine would end up being a Miller locker...). Or is stick the way to go?

MUDBUG J is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 10-19-2007, 02:41 PM   #17
Registered User
1997 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Indiana
Posts: 140
I prefer INCONEL stick, but buddy of mine has a 14 bolt hat he did with a 220 mig and it is holdng up fine. He is also got 304, T-18a, 300 TC, and 5.13 gears on 39.5 X 18 boggers.
williebm3 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools

Suggested Threads

Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.