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Hey Yall.Is there anyone out there who can tell me how to extend the Upper A-Arms on my 65 Impala?How far are they suuposed to be extended?


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dont cut em in half, that looks ugly and wont ever be as strong or clean as if you cut the ears and do the extension there instead, i got mine extended like that (at the ears) and wraped in 1/4" at the sides and 3/16" at the top, 1.1/2" extended...
 

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Originally posted by badass 64@Sep 24 2003, 04:47 PM
dont cut em in half, that looks ugly and wont ever be as strong or clean as if you cut the ears and do the extension there instead, i got mine extended like that (at the ears) and wraped in 1/4" at the sides and 3/16" at the top, 1.1/2" extended...
i cut mine in half and they are just as strong and clean as extending them at the ears.....just gootta know how to do it is all...
 

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Originally posted by timdog57@Sep 24 2003, 11:46 AM
Here is a couple pics of a set that is extended and reinforced!





so these were cut in half and extended and reinforced? do you cut them in half right at the middle? and what do you ise to put them back together?
 

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Originally posted by Chris+Sep 24 2003, 07:50 PM--></span><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (Chris @ Sep 24 2003, 07:50 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'><!--QuoteBegin--badass 64@Sep 24 2003, 04:47 PM
dont cut em in half, that looks ugly and wont ever be as strong or clean as if you cut the ears and do the extension there instead, i got mine extended like that (at the ears) and wraped in 1/4" at the sides and 3/16" at the top, 1.1/2" extended...
i cut mine in half and they are just as strong and clean as extending them at the ears.....just gootta know how to do it is all...[/b][/quote]
thats what you think! j/k





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Originally posted by caprice man@Sep 24 2003, 02:40 PM
i my self would do them at the ears and reinforce them
i would like to see them extended at the ears myself hope you got some pics to hook us up with peace ;)
 

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Originally posted by scla90044+Sep 24 2003, 02:29 PM--></span><table border='0' align='center' width='95%' cellpadding='3' cellspacing='1'><tr><td>QUOTE (scla90044 @ Sep 24 2003, 02:29 PM)</td></tr><tr><td id='QUOTE'><!--QuoteBegin--timdog57@Sep 24 2003, 11:46 AM
Here is a couple pics of a set that is extended and reinforced!





so these were cut in half and extended and reinforced? do you cut them in half right at the middle? and what do you ise to put them back together?[/b][/quote]
they look so good i cant even tell where they where extended at i see the top plated but thats it
 
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