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    Default Tranny cross member and skid KORE

    Well got in trouble today, installed a transmission cross member and a super smooth belly skid.
    Gained an inch or so more clearance but now I can drop the skid without the tranny falling out (in theory) lol. After I pulled his Doge dually out of the snow bank Fred came over to visit and helped out a bit with the cross member. The belly skid was premade from KORE and the parts for the crossmember had to be cut and welded. Did I mention I'm not a welder? anyway it went togather and survived a test run in the snow.
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    Did you patch up that weld on the center of the cross member? I can guaruntee the other welds are going to hold (at least the ones I made...LOL....) Where are PIX of this thing? Did you get up to any speed to see how it feels?
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    Did you take any pics? c'mon!!

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    no on patching the booger welds, was in a hurry, got in trouble again. PICS COMING SOON pita's lol.
    Some vibe up to about 10-15mph then nothing I care about, heck I'm still running 12 psi from SMORR cause someone wont order the gasket for his air compressor lol.
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    Let's see just how boogered up those welds look Larry!
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    I do need to find and order that stupid grommet. The welds are pretty boogered. One side got great penatration on the tube but none on the plate, I didn't look at the otehr side
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    So...you two old farts "boogered up the penetration on your tranny's member???"
    ...OLD FREAKS!!! LMAO
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    I was letting it slide and giving them the benefit of the doubt. Thanks for alleviating that pressure.

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    Sorry guys...just couldn't sit there and not kick that one back at you after several posts. Cheers!
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