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Old March 3rd, 2006, 07:57 AM   #1
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Default Where can I find a splined tube?

Looking for basicly a tube with spines in it. Is there a company on the web that makes such a thing? I don't even know what to call it so I searched and found nothing.

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Old March 3rd, 2006, 08:06 AM   #2
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splined tubing
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Old March 3rd, 2006, 09:52 AM   #3
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Maybe some specs on what you are looking for?

how many splines? Internal or external? Tube size, material, and use? (making a play-doh fun factory?)
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Old March 3rd, 2006, 11:15 PM   #4
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Not making a fun factory.

Actually I need a tube, with internal splines to match the external splines on the rear CV shaft of a 86 Subaru. Then We are going to take a hub from a ATV (quad) and cut the center splined part out and press the new splined tube part into the ATV hub and then weld it in.
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Not making a fun factory.

Actually I need a tube, with internal splines to match the external splines on the rear CV shaft of a 86 Subaru. Then We are going to take a hub from a ATV (quad) and cut the center splined part out and press the new splined tube part into the ATV hub and then weld it in.
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Old March 4th, 2006, 07:41 AM   #6
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Shrug.... convince your local broach operation to make something for you..
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Old March 10th, 2006, 10:22 PM   #7
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Have you tried a local driveshaft shop? Or maybe a not so local driveshaft shop?
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Now there is an idea....

Nice avatar BTW...
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Old March 12th, 2006, 12:04 PM   #9
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Here is a link to a dana spicer site.You maybe able to get a part number and order it from your local parts supplier.
http://www.dana.com/offhighway_systems/driveshafts.shtm
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