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techtalk:ref:tools110 [2019/07/06 03:38]
hippysmack [Jack Stands]
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hippysmack [Modified Scissor Jack]
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 ====== Modified Scissor Jack ====== ====== Modified Scissor Jack ======
 +This is actually a car jack meant to lift under the rocker box seam. \\
 +The one below was trimmed a little with a piece of box section tubing welded on it and fabricated cradles. \\
 The cradles come off (aside from adjusting) and you can use a wood pad that can sit on the crossbar. ((Tomcatt of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​p=5760204)) \\ The cradles come off (aside from adjusting) and you can use a wood pad that can sit on the crossbar. ((Tomcatt of the XLFORUM http://​xlforum.net/​forums/​showthread.php?​p=5760204)) \\
 The cross bar isn't crooked, it pivots somewhat relative to the stands'​ base. \\ The cross bar isn't crooked, it pivots somewhat relative to the stands'​ base. \\
 It will lift but not stabilize. \\ It will lift but not stabilize. \\
 +You can modify outriggers to a standard wheel chock to use as tie-downs. \\
 +Then roll the bike into it, attach the tie down straps to stabilize the bike and then use the modified scissor jack to lift. \\
  
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