Customer called this mourning help ,help, Broke eye off trackhoe bucket , got there sure thing ripped one eye off that holds the 3-1/2" pin that goes through the backhoe boom, bent the other eye need to fix asap. My question is when i weld the new bracket back on should i lo-hydro rod - flux core- or plain wire? Also he informed me he needs the tooth keepers replaced on another bucket, same situation or are they welded on and maybe hradsurfaced on top of the welds?