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Central Hydraulics in cab

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by Flipper, Feb 1, 2014.

  1. Flipper

    Flipper PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,180

    I am adding central hydraulics to my F350 C&C On my F550 they cut a hole in the floor between the seats and then built a mount over it which mostly seals it. The valves are in the cab. With the F350 I am going to have the valves out of the cab except for the spreader valve. I do need to get the 4 lines for that into the cab. I would like to come through the rear wall. I am thinking a roughly 3" o.d. grommet will allow for the hoses and control cables to come through. Anyone have a good source for such a grommet
     
  2. clark lawn

    clark lawn PlowSite.com Addict
    from NE ohio
    Messages: 1,233

    Check any truck parts stores for light grommets. They are about 4".
     
  3. Flipper

    Flipper PlowSite.com Addict
    from CT
    Messages: 1,180

    Great Idea. Funny because I probably have some of those on a shelf somewhere.

    Thanks.