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Sep 15, 2006
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I don't have the plans in front of me but remember them calling for .035 1025 steel to make the tail ribs. This is pretty hard to find. I think I found a website for it once but can't seem to find it now. Are you guys building tail ribs out of 4130? If so, .032 or .040?Would it beharder to bendthese ribs with4130 than 1025 cleanly with no cracks?

Thanks in advance.

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