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      04-28-2013, 04:51 AM   #5
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Drives: Space Grey E92 335i 6MT
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Newcastle Ozstraylia

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Originally Posted by Casca View Post
I agree about the adapter pads and was actually just looking at those torrin stands with the blocks screwed in as well.

I like this DIY
You know what I looked at that DIY sometime ago and thought hmm I dont like the idea of taking mass out of the mounting location as it could potentially fatigue once modified & sawn, but looking at it again I think it shall be OK...

Certainly a lot cheaper to do this mod then buy new torin stands, and cast iron can easily be cut with a hacksaw (even though I have access to a variety of band saws, lathes, mills etc @ work - Im a metallurgical engineer for a steelmaking co)