DragList IV report

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Postby pro70z28 » Mon Aug 24, 2009 10:46 pm

Jeff had one axle just a hair long (about an 1/8'') so we chucked it up in the lathe and turned 1/4'' off the end for clearance. The brake bracket has to go on before the bearing gets pressed on so we rigged up a steady rest type of deal with one of the rotisserie stands. Jeff tied the plate to the horizontal tube soz' it wouldn't flop around or cut the axle seal.

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Cut & ready to install.

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Rear end is assembled & ready to install. Just have to wait for another day off.

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Postby Rapid Randy Baker » Tue Aug 25, 2009 9:32 am

Looks fantastic!! Nice work guys. 8)
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Postby WildcatOne » Tue Aug 25, 2009 9:25 pm

Great job, guys! Looks super! Cheers, WC1
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Postby stimpy » Wed Aug 26, 2009 1:16 am

Clean up those chips !!! if my old shop teacher was around ... you would be in trouuuuuuuble...... ( stimpy jealous as he wants a lathe ..
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