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Author Topic: Update on my entry steps  (Read 712 times)
Mex-Busnut
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« on: August 15, 2011, 01:20:18 PM »

Dear friends,

I am thinking when I post a question, I should also post the solution, should I find one. Why? Maybe some future busnut might be looking into the same problem.

I asked you all for input on my extremely wobbly entry steps.

(See original post and replies here: http://www.busconversions.com/bbs/index.php?topic=20790.msg227045#msg227045

Well, my welder friend found the problem. The rear steel was #16 sheet metal. He replaced it with 1/4-inch steel plate. Now there is only a very tiniest wobble, hardly noticed.

The first picture is the NEW metal, and the second pix is the OLD steps.

« Last Edit: August 15, 2011, 05:38:40 PM by Mex-Busnut » Logged

Dr. Steve, San Juan del Río, Querétaro, Mexico, North America, Planet Earth, Milky Way.
1981 Dina Olímpico (Flxible Flxliner clone), 6V92TA Detroit Diesel
Rockwell model RM135A 9-speed manual tranny.
Jake brakes
100 miles North West of Mexico City, Mexico. 6,800 feet altitude.
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