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Discussion Starter · #1 · (Edited)
5 on 4.5'' pcd
3 inch tubed

PLUS THE BEST PART

stock these axles are 59-1/2 inches wide. I have removed the long side half shaft, and relaced it with a 3 inch shorter one
the case isn't narrowed the 3 inches yet so you simply need to cut the long tube at the centre, after you have taken the diff out, cross cut saw the tube in the centre out - bang out the taper wedges, re - insertion, weld both sides with low carbon rod, and you will acheive a

56.5 inch wide to disc brake face axle
with factiory disc brakes and caliepers
4.5'' pcd
internal hand brake - like a porker 5 series or volvo
3 inch tubes
31 splines
posi
8.8'' ring gear
big bearing diff and pinion.

http://www.stangfix.com/testforum2/index.php/topic,11946.0.html

anyways the price is £185.00,
 

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Ratio should be 3.73:1 on that axle. Have the same one here. Perfect for tri Chevys.
 

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hello, after doing my research into them, i simply bought 2 of them, i shall narrow and respline the two longer shafts re hardening the tips and grooves for the c-clips
/\ I still don't get why you couldn't simply drill out the plugs, then push the longer side in the 3 inches, cutting it off from the inside of the housing though.
 

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ok this axle is now at home with me.
who ever was first - do you still want it?
£185
complete with discs and calipers, needs a wipe over with the wire wheel.
 

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Hello the number is 0774 858 2044

on arrival - if you want the two shorter shafts, you will need to strip them all down

if not and you want the axle as is, then tickedy boom

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