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Old 12-03-2011, 08:00 AM
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The shock mount is welded to the shock tube and the bottom of the shock tube is closed to strengthen the assembly.

Using the Jig-Mate tool again the shock tube is carefully tacked to the swing arm pivoting shaft so it is square and properly aligned.

Shock tube welded in place:

Now to make the axle plates, first the raw material is cut:

Then the axle slot is machined:

Starting to take shape:

Radius is cut and steel cleaned up on axle plate:
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