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Old 10-12-2005, 04:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Trimming a 8.25?

Just looking for some advice on how much I can trim off the bottom of an 8.25? I know its no 60, but thats next summer's project. I just put a bluetorch diff cover on and there is a huge amount of casting below the cover, I know people have trimmed them before, just wonder how much I can.

Oh by the way, nice product Dan , though I had to drill out two of the holes, they just didn't line-up, nothing a larger drill and a couple of washers could take-care of .
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Old 10-12-2005, 07:31 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I wouldn't waste time doing anything but a clean up grind job with the cover on, especially if your future plans are an upgrade.
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Old 10-12-2005, 09:53 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Take the cover off

Then look how thick the casting is so you know where the limits are.

That 8.25 lip is rock catcher
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