Rising Sun Member Forums  

Go Back   Rising Sun Member Forums > Toyota 4x4 > General Tech Forum

Thread Tools
Old 01-22-2011, 06:08 PM
farnhamstj's Avatar
farnhamstj farnhamstj is offline
Hard Core 4+
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: vail co
Posts: 2,592

Buy way more disks than you think you need. Good eyewear and earplugs. Wear flip-flops.
98 uzj100. Factory rear-ARB front locked 4.88's. ARB Bull, Warn 9000, Irbis rear bumper, Slee sliders and belly pan. OME t-bars w/863 rears, HID, XM
Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2011, 10:25 AM
BreckBJ44's Avatar
BreckBJ44 BreckBJ44 is offline
Trail Ready
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: On the road between Denver and Breckenridge
Posts: 410

Why do people do that.... Jeez.

I just worked mine back and forth until it broke... Needless to say my PO was a crappy welder. On mine he welded the bumperettes/step to the bolts he had broken off. Lazy, but better for me in that he didn't weld it to the rear crossmember.
Kraig Hamady - Downtown Denver
1981 BJ44 RHD - Work in progress (or lack thereof)
Reply With Quote
Old 01-24-2011, 07:33 PM
mukker4life's Avatar
mukker4life mukker4life is offline
Rising Sun Member
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Denver
Posts: 89
Default grinder

This is the mess I had to cut off using a grinder.

When the grinder slips don't catch it with your other hand. Learned that the hard way.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2011, 03:53 PM
hondo hondo is offline
Rock Stacker
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: St.Charles Illinois
Posts: 8

I would check into the air-arc process to remove the welds then use the grinder to clean up. This process is much faster and cleaner than any other.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2011, 08:04 AM
Big John Big John is offline
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Windsor, CO
Posts: 83

Phrog, If you haven't got these cut off yet and come by the shop (West Greeley) I'll cut em off for you for free. Call ahead though as we've been bouncing the shop hours around like crazy.

Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2011, 12:14 PM
Phrog Phrog is offline
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Boulder
Posts: 160

Thanks all for the advice and offers. I need to get handy with a grinder,
and this seems the opportunity.

Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:50 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.