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post #571 of 959 Old 05-22-2013, 12:06 PM
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Might consider doing this:

Buy a welder (HF)
I'd look for a small 110 Lincoln or Hobart on Craigslist. That HF welder doesn't sound like one I'd like to weld on my XJ with. Not saying you can't, it's just missing some features a good welder should have.



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I'd look for a small 110 Lincoln or Hobart on Craigslist. That HF welder doesn't sound like one I'd like to weld on my XJ with. Not saying you can't, it's just missing some features a good welder should have.
Yeah, missed a good deal on a Miller because I was inbetween paychecks. Blah.


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Why not just get the HP30 now?

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Why not just get the HP30 now?

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Why do I need it now?


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post #575 of 959 Old 05-22-2013, 12:21 PM
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This is how i made mine on my rig and another. It works like a gusset. I can like the jeep off the ground just by those.
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Ah gotcha, yeah that would work nice.


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post #577 of 959 Old 05-22-2013, 12:25 PM
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Ah gotcha, yeah that would work nice.
They do, and it gets rid of chopping the floor out. If you do it that way the biggest factor is getting the point that welds to the rocker and flat as you can. Or you end up with a gap because of the tubing.

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**** it I should just go boat sides.


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**** it I should just go boat sides.
All the way to the door handles.

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Why do I need it now?
It doesn't seem like you NEED anything right now. So why not?

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It doesn't seem like you NEED anything right now. So why not?

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Technically speaking I NEED injectors (a few of mine are cracked).

And I needed to fix the body parts that were rusting


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Technically speaking I NEED injectors (a few of mine are cracked).

And I needed to fix the body parts that were rusting
How much are injectors? HP30s are dirt cheap.

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How much are injectors? HP30s are dirt cheap.

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For 703s I think around 125 shipped or so.


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For 703s I think around 125 shipped or so.
You could probably get an HP for 150.

Not trying to say DO THIS NOW, lol. Just suggesting since you plan on it eventually.

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Yeah but I'd like to do both axles at the same time.


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