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    Making a top link for a 6.6

    So my top link isn't in the best condition with some general damage and one of the bearing seats not being flat.
    I tried the UK distributor but they didn't have any. Tried dealers in the UK, no joy. Tried Sam @ Intense to see if they could help, no stock and don't make the top link anymore...
    Luckily I'm a CNC programmer by trade and have access to some nice mills and lathes so decided to make my own.
    Almost finished now, just need to do one face and get it anodised. Also going to make some new shoulder bolts too as mine are showing some wear.
    What do you think?
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    Wow, impressive. Nice work.

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    Great job! Nice to have the skills and the right tools. Satisfaction from making such a part is priceless.

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    Instead of making shoulder bolts have you thought about making sleeves to use roller bearings and off the shelf bolts?

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    Thanks for the kind words.
    Had a chance to get the opposite side done so linkage is finished. Just in the process of making new shoulder bolts then off to the anodiser..
    Didn't really think about using a different bearing set up as I was trying to keep it as simple as possible and not had any problems with the original setup.
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    Shoulder bolts finished this morning. Now to get it all anodised....

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    Lovin' the Artwork! I want a set to put in a frame and hang on the wall.

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    Just got a pic from the anodisers...Making a top link for a 6.6-received_799316123466951.jpeg
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