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Old 06-10-2004, 12:55 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Cpt. Ron
Frank is right, that was a problem in the making quite a while ago. I had a similar crack with another gusset further back on the submframe...
Airhead subframes have been breaking since the '70s. The solutions are pretty obvious: brace'em, with a diagonal or a trellis. That way, you could move the failure point forward to the attachments. Or carry less weight back there.
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