Spools F&R On&Off road - Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest

Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > General Tech
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

greatlakes4x4.com is the premier Great Lakes 4x4 Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old October 25th, 2009, 06:08 PM   #1
xj bmx
SLAYER!!
 
xj bmx's Avatar
 
Join Date: 01-27-07
Location: Detroit, Mi
Posts: 527
iTrader: (6)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Send a message via AIM to xj bmx Send a message via Skype™ to xj bmx
Default Spools F&R On&Off road

So swaped in a 44/60 in to my Ramcharger.

The guy i got the axels from welded the spiders on the 44 but since im not to trusting in the welds i was just gonna get a mini spool to replace it.

Now ive read about people complaingin its to hard to wheel on tighter trails with the front spooled and some basicly saying that those people are just beeing and to justchange up driveing style. Wich Im not to worryed about since i can just unlock one hub if its to much.

Now for the rear I kinda want to go with a full spool, since its currently my DD untill i buy some sort of car, i was wondering how they do in wet/snow.
and how much faster the tires will ware. once again not to worried about the ware since ill have 2 sets of tires by then.

I know its gonna be sooper squreley turning and such but are there any other odd quirks that you dont have with an open or limitedslip rear?


ALSO
Can a full spool be put in with out haveing to reset the backlash and all that good stuff? or should some one that knows gears do this.

Last edited by xj bmx; October 25th, 2009 at 06:10 PM. Reason: im an idiot
xj bmx is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old October 25th, 2009, 06:19 PM   #2
electroman4
Senior Member
 
electroman4's Avatar
 
Join Date: 08-30-09
Location: Angola, Indiana
Posts: 137
iTrader: (2)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Default

you got to set up a spool just like any carrier.. ive run a spool in the rear for years and wouldnt change..
electroman4 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > General Tech

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:19 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Page generated in 0.08367 seconds with 26 queries