grind the weld off very slowly.You say you are cutting one side to CJ7 WT
I cut 3 5/8's off one side. if you cut that side first just grind off weld and then just cut the tube left inside a few times and knock out. Throw the other side on a grill or in the fire and knock it off too.
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