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Old 03-26-2013, 01:07 AM   #12980
Thumper Dan
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Joined: Dec 2011
Location: Australia, Northern NSW
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DR Ozzy View Post
"what's 'hard facing?"


Heat the face of the gear so that the hard carbon in the steel comes to the surface then cool rapidly to hold it there = tougher surface area ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lv5VSb4IKQE
So he............needs to split the case to replace fifth gear??
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