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Old 10-21-2013, 01:17 PM
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Originally Posted by barry12345 View Post
To me that tang sitting on the left side wrist pin boss seems to be a possibility. Enough correction seems to be the issue if machined.

The steel piston reinforcers obviously should remain unmolested. Contacting the supplier or manufacturer cannot hurt as was mentioned.
Oh I didn't think they were reinforcing pieces. They look like they might be persuaded to flip right out of the side of the walls. I'll try and get some better pictures to show what I mean.
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