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Any ideas how to repair JD ramp?

By BirdForce1

7 months ago

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#1 7 months ago

Anyone have any recommendations on how to repair this ramp on Judge Dredd? It plays fine, but it would be nice to attach this properly without dropping 160 on a new ramp.

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#2 7 months ago

How about epoxying a PETG/nylon washer to the ramp and then screwing it down with the bolt after it cures?

#3 7 months ago

I've also used plastic washers: cut part of the side off so it's flat and the holes line up.

After fixing it, put something soft to absorb vibration between the ramp and bracket and don't screw down too tight. Probably a small pinball ring will work. Otherwise it will likely break again. I had the same problem, but after inserting some foam rubber, it no longer breaks.

#4 7 months ago

Great ideas. I'm still pretty new to owning pins, so I appreciate the input.

#5 7 months ago

As an aside, where can I find the main ramp in stock for $160?

#6 7 months ago

Cliffy's makes a ramp protector just for that problem

#7 7 months ago
Quoted from squaresville-:

As an aside, where can I find the main ramp in stock for $160?

Yeah, In Stock are the key words for sure

#8 7 months ago
Quoted from wdennie:

Cliffy's makes a ramp protector just for that problem

That's excellent and I will be reaching out to Cliff to purchase! Thanks!

#9 7 months ago

prob wont find a new ramp

#10 7 months ago

Just ordered the Cliffy fix. Thanks guys!

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