Oil pan casting modification

Modifying oil pan casting 

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Finished Modification

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Inside weld for extra security of a leak proof seam.

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Aluminum castings always weld unpredictably.  There is a high amount of contaminants that get mixed in during the pouring process.  During the welding process they create porosity in some areas.  These have to be ground out and welded over.  It can take several passes to get a solid weld.

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