Originally Posted by Skooter_Built
I got a rear 60 that Im building and Im gonna convert it to disk brakes. Im wondering if its more cost effective & easier to buy a complete kit or round up the parts on my own? Whats easier and cheaper? I know for the main part to get some weld on caliper mounts (TAB), mid 80's Chevy 3/4 ton front rotors and calipers.
Can't you just put a wood block under the tire? Untreated should be good for 3-5 years, I wouldn't spend the extra money for walmonized unless there is rust on the axle. I would spend the extra money then because you'll need to purchase a new rust free axle to replace it with.