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8683jb

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What are these pads for?
« on: March 10, 2018, 09:59:42 PM »
Does anyone else have these pads on their cross tube? What’re they for? Thanks.
Jon
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steve1973

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Re: What are these pads for?
« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2018, 10:02:58 PM »
Never seen those before. :-\

WayOffTrack

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Re: What are these pads for?
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2018, 09:19:57 AM »
That is interesting never seen that before either. Are they welded on?

8683jb

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Re: What are these pads for?
« Reply #3 on: March 12, 2018, 09:51:14 AM »
Yes, welded on. They don't go all the way around the tube, just on the front.
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HenryVIII

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Re: What are these pads for?
« Reply #4 on: March 12, 2018, 03:55:52 PM »
To me it looks like they might be pads to hold chains in place when it is tied to a trailer for transport.  Henry