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Matt Monson Matt Monson is offline
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Originally Posted by spuggy View Post
Does it have the solid webs around the stud holes? If they're hollow, it can't be shortened (and so won't bolt into a pre-87 911 for the same reasons the G50 won't)

(and when did those change, anyway - was that the later, mid-80's castings?)

But if it's the 76-77 short bell 930 box, that's got to be worth money...
Not shortenable. The solid holes were introduced in 1986. I would need to check but memory says it is a 1983 or 1984.

A couple places (I believe Patrick is one of them) will weld up the hollow section with material and then through drill it. However, not an approach I have ever really been fond of.
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