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Old 01-09-2005, 03:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Straightening a frame using a Jack..
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Old 01-09-2005, 04:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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nice, whats that a frame for?
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come-a-long and jacks are the right way to straighten a frame... or is that the cheap way?
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come-a-long and jacks are the right way to straighten a frame... or is that the cheap way?
It may also be the only way in some countries.....
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nice, whats that a frame for?
Thats probably for a MB
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Old 01-10-2005, 08:45 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Is it scay that the frame will bend before that 2x4 will brake?
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Old 01-10-2005, 08:52 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Is it scay that the frame will bend before that 2x4 will brake?
lol.... my thoughts exactly.
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That 2x4 looks like a piece of c-channel to me...
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looks like c channel to me too. and alot bigger than any part of the frame.
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Thats probably for a MB
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Actually, it looks like a 1972-1975 CJ5. It has the later front crossmember used with Saginaw steering (1972 and later) and and it looks like the frame rails are a constant distance apart, front to back (1975 and older).
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Old 01-10-2005, 10:25 AM   #11 (permalink)
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come-a-long and jacks are the right way to straighten a frame... or is that the cheap way?


If it works ....hey what the f.
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hope it works for you
never seen it done like that
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Good to see another POTD from the other side of the world...It sure seems like it's been a while...



Any pic's of that tube bender your friends are using yet?
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These guys do a lot of things you ain't never seen done that way before, and they are masters at it. Truely craftsmens of the highest order...
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