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  • welding blade pivot ball on dozer

    i am replacing pivot ball on dozer blade. Is there any rod to use that would be better than another? planning on running 1/8 7018. i have a trailblazer 302 and 12vs suitcase i could use but have more clean up and set up time . i thought mabye stick would be faster. any tips or ideas

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    7018 would be fine. Nothing special about them.

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    • #3
      up or down

      7018 better running up hill or down hill?

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      • #4
        welding blade pivot ball on dozer

        Usually better running uphill, downhill is possible but can be tougher because of slag if you don't move fast enough.

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        • #5
          Maybe if you have to ask?

          7018 uphill. Don't know the dozer size but if using 1/8 rod probably 3 passes all around.

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          • #6
            welding blade pivot ball on dozer

            Run NR232... It's strong and won't crack from impact.. The last ones I did I used L-56 Lincoln wire with 75/25 mix and they have held with out any problems

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