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Old 09-01-2016, 07:50 PM  
Ted
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Originally Posted by George.of.the.Jungle View Post
i learned something today.
Me too! Although every time I work on this thing it's something new.


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Originally Posted by omiotek View Post
Generally all you need to do it hit a part of the bend and not directly in the middle of it. The cage still needs to be designed with compression in mind when impacted. Even with your diagnol brace there you will be fine
Good to know. I've been trying to balance a few different cage styles into one to get the safest possible outcome.

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Originally Posted by bue car View Post
The kicker in the middle between the two points makes a good brace as well.
Kicker?


I pulled it out of the garage to get some decent quality photos just for Terry. 😘

Got the rest of the main hoop X finished up. It seems to complete the cage. I'm pretty stoked to be on the downward part of the battle.







Some minty gaps



I can't resist a whole body shot when she rolls out of the garage.

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