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Old 01-30-2012, 08:10 AM   #3
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Re: Welding safety

Originally Posted by Jmkrysty View Post
Hey guys, just needed some questions about welding answered.
The stabilizer bar clamp bolt is broken off into the crossmember.
Tried drilling and punching with no success. I want to weld it be wanted to
know about any safety concerns or tips. Any help would be appreciated.
I'd do my best to drill that bolt out and tap/resize the bolt hole rather than welding such a thin steel bracket to a crossmember. Also you'll be welding overhead and the bushing might catch on fire,damaging it. It might hold up for awhile but it'll be a mess if it doesnt.
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