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frame  Q and A

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by Diggler, Apr 12, 2003.

  1. Diggler

    Diggler

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    i made a boo boo i cut my crossmember out before measuring i know it was not smart but all i need is one measurement if any of ya'll could help me out that would be great it is the measurement at the rear of the t case right behind the crossmember that has the bend in it to clear the driveshaft inside of frame to inside of frame it is a 74 fj40 gas frame if that helps thanks in advance guys :stupid:
     
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    Re: frame  Q and A

    I'll crawl under my 73 tomorrow morning and report back...that is if no one else has by then.
     
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    Re: frame  Q and A

    i would really appreciate that thank you very very much :beer:
     
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    Re: frame  Q and A

    I measured at the front of the ~ 2" round cross member with the hoop over the drive shaft. On mine its ~ 29" in the front the cross member. Since it looks like the frame widens through this section, I also measured at the back... ~ 29 1/2" on the back side of the 2" cross member.
     
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    Re: frame  Q and A

    thanks alot i can finally get back to work :slap: