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Old January 30th, 2013, 05:40 PM   #1
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I am looking for a long travel driveshaft. yokes don't matter cause I already have my own. Let me know what you have!
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Old January 31st, 2013, 12:24 PM   #2
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Any idea how much travel you need it to be? Most of my stuff is 1350 and 1410
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Between 8 to 12 inches of travel.
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Old January 31st, 2013, 03:50 PM   #4
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What type of rig do you need that much travel in?
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cj7 with shackle reversal and front wagoneer leaf springs.
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Old January 31st, 2013, 05:32 PM   #6
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are you talking suspension travel or the driveshaft its self?
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I have a YJ with RE SOA springs up front and XJ springs in the back. My jeep has a lot of travel for leafs and I don't think I use more than 4" of travel in either driveshaft. I think you will be fine with a standard 6" travel shaft. If you have to use bumpstops or limit straps. I did both because at full droop most rear shafts will bind with that much droop.
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The longest travel spline I have is just over 7 inches.
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