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The main beam that extends over the front of the 5th wheel…

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The main beam that...

The main beam that extends over the front of the 5th wheel is broken on the right side of the unit at the brace meets it, can it be repaired

Mechanic's Assistant: Besides this, what condition is the car in?

This is a 1999 alpinlite 34' fifth wheel

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '99 RV?

It is a limited

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your RV yourself? What have you tried so far?

I found the crack on the 6" main tube, trying to repair it myself, am a certified welder

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I have exposed the crack on the inside of the coach but going to have to cut a hole on the outside to weld the crack on the outside of the tube

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Can you attach a picture of the area so I have a better understanding where the damage is and the best approach?

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