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    Car ramp mod.

    I was given these car ramps as a gift, they work well enough but I've always questioned the strength of the stamped steel design, as an extra precaution I've installed a plywood base essentially to hold a solid 4" x 4" block in position under the wheel, it's a cheap and easy mod that gives peace of mind.
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    That's a great idea, the extra safety factor leaves you free to concentrate on your work.

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    Thanks pursang! I've added your Automotive Ramp Modification to our Automotive category, as well as to your builder page: pursang's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    Thanks Ken and DIYer, as the saying goes better safe than sorry.


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