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Old 07-23-2011, 01:23 PM   #1
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Default small crack on starter flange

For the short bolt. It's cracked half way. Can I just use a metal epoxy?
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If that's your last resort you could. I've seen it done before however idk how long it'll last.
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TIG welding is the correct repair.
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