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    Ranger Spindles

    I have a set of stock ranger spindles they came off a 1990 ranger so of course their ball joint.But i dont know how to identify which "Dana" spindle they are.Is their a way to tell???
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    Beam Caster Question

    Ive heard you dont want less than 8 degrees but ive also heard that people have up to 20 degrees in caster.What determines how much caster is needed when building beams??? is it how much travel your shooting for or is it something else???
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    Solidworks Help

    Im new to solidworks but i can still make simple things but nothing crazy.I have been trying to make a full tube truck chassis but havent had much luck.Do i sketch the whole chassis out then extrude my sketch??? or is their another way to build a full tube chassis on solidworks???? One more...
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    King pin Beams VS Ball joint Beams

    Ive tried to find threads on this topic but didnt find much so i though id start one. Ive heard alot of people say King pin is the way to go but ive also heard ball joints are the way to go so im super lost. Heres my question-----------To build Equal length extended beams are ball joints...
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    Ranger Shock Question

    This might be a dumb question but im gunna start building my ranger but i decide on what shocks to get.I know i want 14 in coilovers in the front and 16 in coilovers in the rear....So heres my question can i run all around 2.0's or do i need all around 2.5's?????
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    Stock Ford Ranger rear end tough????

    I got a stock ranger rear end that i want to set up for a link with gussets and a truss,now my question is if truss it with some gussets will it be able to deal with dirt or am i wasting my time with it.I just wanna go the cheap way you know. Thanks Josh
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    Mig question....

    When mig welding right after i get done with a weld brown stuff is all over it.Is it rust or is it cause of uncleaned metal??? How can i prevent this? and what is the best way to clean metal before welding i know brake cleaner is a no brainer... Thanks
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    Hello my name is.......

    Whats up guys my name is josh mason I currently work at desertworks fabrication im 18 years old.I got 2 projects a 1929 ford model a rat rod and a 1990 ford ranger those pretty much keep me busy these days. I really started getting into off road racing when i started working at desertworks. I...
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    hello my name is

    josh and im new so whats up