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Old March 31st, 2006, 05:03 AM   #5
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<div class='quotetop'>QUOTE(J_J_ @ Mar 30 2006, 08:31 PM) Quoted post</div><div class='quotemain'>
Nice to see ya working on it man!! [img]style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/biggrin.gif[/img]
another thing which has become habit for me, not just for alignment issues but also for structural integrity is to put in a sleeve. [attachmentid=10145] this is the B pillar on mine.
helps with the finish work too. just remember to lightly coat things with some weld through primer to help prevent corrosion.
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Another trick related to this.

If you think you need more weld surface for structural reasons (narrow part with limited access), instead of drilling holes for plug welds.....grind a slot with a cut-off wheel. Fill the slot in same as you would a hole.

Sorry, no pictures here at work.
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