Originally Posted by ClimberD@HexMods
Occasionally you see a mechanical or even a clutch-type rear R160 on NASIOC classifieds for a reasonable price, which almost always are far stronger than stock. You could chance it with a generic chinese ebay r160 mechanical diff, as you woud take it apart and clean it up and make sure it's shimmed right, then cross your fingers it does not have major casting imperfections.
The German OEM 3.27 option looks interesting, but would it be a pain for you to convert the axle flanges?
link to the chinese ones or any one on nasoic ?
i'll weld this one since i wont want it to blow apart but would like a nice clutch type.