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Old 06-19-2019, 06:57 AM   #81
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Default Re: FINALLY…T5 WITH Torque Tube in a ‘35-’40 Ford...The WHOLE STORY!

My roadster has been all over the US - no problems with it, my .old 40 coupe or my present/new build. Once in and the legs are folded over, you’re done .....
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Old 06-19-2019, 10:41 AM   #82
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Or drill and tap the flange for a bolt. Screw in the bolt and then drill and cut it off.
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Old 06-19-2019, 02:06 PM   #83
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that's slick too. there's very little info show how people deal with this.
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There’s always more than one way to skin a cat!
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Old 06-20-2019, 01:26 PM   #85
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I used the cotter pin, done in 4 mins. I crimped the springs end a bit so it couldn't come undone after passing through the cotter pin. thanks for both of those suggestions.
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I love it when a plan comes together!!
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