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Old 05-25-2017, 04:48 AM   #16 (permalink)
oil pan 4
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Since I am going to beat this thing like I rented it I welded it as if to prepare it for the apocalypse.
A tig root fusion only pass at 105 amps.

Then followed by a very hot mig (GMAW) pass.

And that was over head. I never weld over head.

The hitch attachment.
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1984 chevy suburban, custom made 6.5L diesel turbocharged with a Garrett T76 and Holset HE351VE, 22:1 compression 13psi of intercooled boost.
1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.
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