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Aftermarket Driveshaft recs?

So my factory drive shaft is busted. Any recommendations for aftermarkets? I need a pretty heavy duty since I am running on a 10" lift with 20s on 38s and tow a 25' boat often.

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Btw, are they an easy install? The rear half, connecting to the rear diff, busted off, so I would have to remove the first half to install a new one. Would 1 or 2 piece be best? I assume 1


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There is a drive shaft shop in Utah. Tom Woods they are advertised in numerous off-road magizines. I have heard nothing but good about them.


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Tom woods is the you know what... with a 10" lift you could do a single piece for the rear...
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Tom woods is the you know what... with a 10" lift you could do a single piece for the rear...
So are you aggreeing with me on the Tom Woods then Raul.


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So are you aggreeing with me on the Tom Woods then Raul.
lol yes i am Tom Woods Custom Drive Shafts Custom Driveshafts Specialist
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^^ guys i am on tom woods website. what unit should i be lookin for for my 05 f250


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