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Old August 21st, 2010, 09:18 AM   #1
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Default Pictures of welding 14 bolt rear diff to be posi

I am going to weld my 14 bolt rear diff so its a posi.
Anyone have pictures of the best way to weld it?
It is for my mud truck. I never drive it on the road.
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Old August 21st, 2010, 09:22 AM   #2
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The term is not posi but a spool, or nick named a Lincoln locker

Google "orb of traction", a pic should come up
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Old August 21st, 2010, 09:38 AM   #3
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The term is not posi but a spool, or nick named a Lincoln locker

Google "orb of traction", a pic should come up
I did a search on here and found nothing. I will try the google search
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Old August 22nd, 2010, 01:59 PM   #4
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just fill in the space between the teeth on the side gears next to the spiders...no need to weld anything togethor, and that will keep it from getting too hot and will help keep it from breaking
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Old August 23rd, 2010, 11:41 AM   #5
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take it out and you can weld the whole center gears into a ball.that is the best way for a 14 bolt.
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Old September 20th, 2010, 03:05 PM   #6
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Old September 20th, 2010, 09:00 PM   #7
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"Orb of traction" oh my god that is a lot of weld in there holy shit man
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Old September 20th, 2010, 09:03 PM   #8
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Google "orb of traction", a pic should come up
This is the first thing that came to my mind!
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Old September 21st, 2010, 10:10 PM   #9
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Old September 22nd, 2010, 07:24 AM   #10
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That's how I did mine, working great but it's still on jackstands
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Old September 22nd, 2010, 07:31 AM   #11
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Nice paper weight but it not a 14 bolt
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Old September 23rd, 2010, 12:07 PM   #12
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I got POSI!!!!!
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Old September 23rd, 2010, 12:20 PM   #13
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Old September 26th, 2010, 07:17 PM   #14
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If a detroit locker is just that, always locked with the quirks on the street, why not just spool?
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