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Old Apr 12th, 08, 2:31 AM
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Default forged steel 6223 BBC crank identification

How do I tell if the crankshaft is a 6223 forged steel crankshaft?
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Old Apr 12th, 08, 3:37 AM
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How do I tell if the crankshaft is a 6223 forged steel crankshaft?
It will have the 6223 numbers cast in it on the front few counterweights of the crank.
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Old Apr 12th, 08, 2:20 PM
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Default Re: forged steel 6223 BBC crank identification

Forged into it!

Not cast b/c if they are cast into it, he'd have a CAST crank.

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Default Re: forged steel 6223 BBC crank identification

Yeah, it may have a long number but the last 4 digits will be 6223.
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Default Re: forged steel 6223 BBC crank identification

Hit it with a hammer. If it rings like a bell, its forged steel. If it gives a dull thud, its cast iron.
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