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Old 10-29-2011, 12:57 PM   #1
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What to do with old leaf springs?

I've got some leaf springs off an 06 double cab. Do I throw them away or is there a market for these things stock?
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Old 10-29-2011, 01:13 PM   #2
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Old 10-29-2011, 01:16 PM   #3
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I've got some leaf springs off an 06 double cab. Do I throw them away or is there a market for these things stock?

If you wanna cut them in half and grind off any sharp edges they made good tire irons for motorcycle tires.

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Old 10-29-2011, 01:35 PM   #4
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take them to a scrap metal guy if you cant sell them. i have no idea how much you'd get im sure it wouldnt be too good, but its better than throwing them away and getting nothing
true that
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Old 10-29-2011, 01:45 PM   #5
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Steel doesn't pay that much, around .10 a pound. Clean
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Old 10-29-2011, 01:49 PM   #6
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i would put them for sale on here. you could probably get at least $50-$75 for em. i paid $60 for a used set to put on my reg cab. they lower base models back end about an inch. just an idea if you have room to keep em for a little while.
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Old 10-29-2011, 01:53 PM   #7
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make knives out of em like in the movie 'The Hunted'

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vpheup5PUY

might take some practice

but hey! if you get good at it you can make a few and sell 'em on here.
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Old 10-29-2011, 01:57 PM   #8
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Old 10-29-2011, 02:13 PM   #9
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:08 PM   #10
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I called the scrap yard and they're worth $8. It costs me $10 to get there and back. Should I do it???
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:19 PM   #11
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:22 PM   #12
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:37 PM   #13
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Old 10-29-2011, 08:46 PM   #15
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Old 10-30-2011, 12:26 AM   #16
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Change the springs on the Solo Flex.
Great idea. I've been wondering how I can get more results from my solo flex!
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Old 10-30-2011, 02:24 AM   #18
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awesome idea!!!
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Old 10-30-2011, 02:25 AM   #19
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Old 10-30-2011, 06:22 AM   #20
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