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    Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    I’m working with a cast aluminum oil pan from a mid 90’s Nissan in-line 6 and need a welder proficient in cast aluminum. The scope of work is basically welding an extension off the bottom the pan to increase the capacity. I’ll machine the pan on the mill, construct the extension (tacked together) and will need it welded on. Cast aluminum has been a problem for me in the past, so I need an pro for this. It is a part that will get a lot of eye traffic, so appearance is a consideration. I have other aluminum weld projects as well, all custom motorsports stuff. Please message me if interested. Thank you

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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    Good luck on your search - should be someone near you.

    If you were in MN, I would.

    ...your oil pan gets a lot of eye traffic? You should probably keep the rubber side down
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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    Quote Originally Posted by MinnesotaDave View Post
    Good luck on your search - should be someone near you.

    If you were in MN, I would.

    ...your oil pan gets a lot of eye traffic? You should probably keep the rubber side down
    Thank you, would totally ship the pan, but it really needs to be welded bolted to the block, as it warps bad. Hard item to resurface too. Thank you for contacting though

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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

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    ...your oil pan gets a lot of eye traffic? You should probably keep the rubber side down [/QUOTE]

    Haha. The build it well documented, and gets some social media attention. Every component is built to be seen, even the places where nobody but a rescue team should see. Haha

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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    Where in NJ are you ?
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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    Quote Originally Posted by Blue2Red View Post
    Thank you, would totally ship the pan, but it really needs to be welded bolted to the block, as it warps bad. Hard item to resurface too. Thank you for contacting though
    There is always the possibility of drilling and tapping a nice flat plate to bolt it to to prevent warpage. If you do end up needing to send it off.

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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    Where in NJ are you ?
    isn't the correct way to phrase that question "what exit?"
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    Re: Cast aluminum welder needed in New Jersey

    Quote Originally Posted by albrightree View Post
    Where in NJ are you ?
    I am located in central New Jersey, 08873, 08817

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