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results for this questionCan a tool be used to warp axle tubes?Can a tool be used to warp axle tubes?By using this tool,the axle tubes can warp slightly and it will not effect the finished alignment of the axle flange because the steel rod and flanges hold it in alignment with the center section.Deuce Frame results for this questionFeedbackProper way to weld axle tubes to housing CJ-8
Jan 28,2005·i explored this same subject about 2 months ago.i turned a ford Dana 60 drivers side pig into a passenger side pig to go with my all chevy drive train and i discussed this subject with 3 different certified and very accomplished welders.they pretty much all agreed on the same thing.the pig is cast iron.and the best way to weld cast iron is Axle Housing Tubes - Steel Axle Tube Material - Free Axle Housing Tubes,Weld-On Snout,for 5 x 5 in.Hub with 2.00 in.pin,Each.Part Number AAF-ALL68302 Not Yet Reviewed
If the housing tubes warp,it will cause the axles to be out of alignment,which in turn will cause premature bearing failure (among other things).So,needless to say,welding on a rearend must be done carefully and with a bit of finesse.Ford 8.8 welding axle tubes Hot Rod ForumJan 13,2015·It's very easy to blow through an 8.8 axle tube.The guy I use to shorten axle tubes has complained about them often.Most people will sleeve the tube inside,(not outside) prior too welding the tubes.The sleeve is plug welded at 4-6 locations,and then welded at the joint,so they can be welded easier without fear of blowing through.Ford 9 Axle Housings That'll Bulldoze Dirt and Crunch Easier fab While you should always be careful about warping when welding an axle housing,the thicker tubes on a fabricated housing are far less likely to bend than the stockers.The Ford 9 Housing vs.the Ford 8 Housing The Ford 8 is very similar to a 9,although it is weaker and usually cheaper.
imagesPeople also askHow are axle tubes welded?How are axle tubes welded?From the factory the axle tubes are pressed into the differential housing,then they are plug welded through holes in the casting (usually only 2 per side).Reference app.aws/forum/topic_show.pl?tid=23810 results for this questionCan You Weld offroad truck axles?Can You Weld offroad truck axles?I have done a lot of welding on offroad truck axles.In the OFFROAD and ROCKCRAWLING scene it is very common to weld the steel axle tubes to the cast diff housing.From the factory the axle tubes are pressed into the differential housing,then they are plug welded through holes in the casting (usually only 2 per side).Reference app.aws/forum/topic_show.pl?tid=23810 results for this questionHow big of a tube do you need for a weld?How big of a tube do you need for a weld?You don't need even 1/4 penetration on the tube to secure a 1/4 bracket with 100% strength (basically saying the weld will not break first),much less 3/8.It's that overkill at all costs approach that leads to warped axles,but you almost have to *try* to screw them up to do so with normal brackets (a truss or bridge is a different story)Welding suspension brackets to axles - Weld Talk Rear axle swapJan 12,2019Heater core replacement/heater box rebuildOct 01,2016AMC20 axle housing perch replacement??Aug 12,2012Rear axle pinion angle shims?May 16,2004See more resultsWelding Dana 44 Cast Steel Housing - 4-Wheel Off-Road ·remove the tubes from the housing and the steering yokes.To get the tubes out of the housing we would cut out the plug welds,cut the tube off close to the housing and use the torch to wash the stub of the tube out.To get the tube out of the steering yoke.cut it off short and use the torch to wash out the remainder.Related searches for welding axle tubes to housingbolt welded axle tubeshow to weld axle tubesweld on axle endsaxle housing repairwelding axle shaftwelding an axlegm 10 bolt axle housingdana 44 center sectionSome results are removed in response to a notice of local law requirement.For more information,please see here.12345Next
I want to weld the axle tubes to the pumpkin but I was told by some people thats a bad idea.Others say that its a good idea.When you have the tubes welded do you have to worry about warping the tubes from the housing?Welding Axle Tubes to Housing - Miller Welding Discussion Welding Axle Tubes to Housing 04-20-2005,09:24 PM.Looking to fully weld axles tubes to a cast center section to strengthen a rearend for a drag car.I spoke with someone and they asked if it was cast iron or cast steel.I have no idea what it is.Give me some idea what I can weld it with for strength,because the rear from the factory only Welding axle tubes for strength on a 12 bolt Team Camaro Nov 22,2009·Welding the axle tubes takes some skill.The center is cast iron and the tubes are steel.The only metal that you can use for welding steel to cast iron is nickel.There are some steps that you must take to prep the iron for welding.This should only be done by someone who knows how to weld
Nov 30,2015·Welding on Axle Housing Tubes Hi Guys! I'm a little new here,but I am finally getting back to my project.I'm have a '68 Charger and am putting the spring relocation kit coupled with mini-tubs.While I have the new spring pockets are already installed in the frame rails,I have the new leaf spring perches just tacked in place on the rear end Welding suspension brackets to axles - Weld Talk If you're welding hot enough to go through the axle tube (to strike oil) then your going way nuts with this and doing things flat out wrong.You don't need even 1/4 penetration on the tube to secure a 1/4 bracket with 100% strength (basically saying the weld will not break first),much less 3/8.welded axle tubes Chevy Nova ForumOct 16,2009·We weld all our race housong cast to tube 360 degrees.The factory plug welds usually do NOT penetrate into the axle tube and that is why the tubes spin in the cast housing tube collar area.If you are not going to race and are mostly street bound welding the tube is probably over kill.TIP !!!
Dec 06,2001·We are welding the axle tubes to the cast center section of the housing.These tubes are pressed into the center at the factory and plug welded in 3 places.For drag racing usage we need to weld the tubes to the center to keep them from shearing the plug welds and spinning in the casting.welding axle tube housing? Page 2 Ford Mustang ForumsMay 10,2010·welding axle tube housing? Jump to Latest Follow 21 - 29 of 29 Posts.Prev.1; 2; First 2 of 2 Go to page.Go.F.FordFreak300 Registered.Joined Dec 1,2003 welding axle tubes to housing - American Welding SocietyAug 26,2010·From the factory the axle tubes are pressed into the differential housing,then they are plug welded through holes in the casting (usually only 2 per side).The problem is that they are not really plug welds because they do not really bond to the cast housing,they are only bonded to the steel axle tubes because they are only welded with mild steel MIG (probably ER70S) So what that does is create a button on the axle tube so the diff housing