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Old September 26th, 2011, 09:59 PM   #1041
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I hope you plan to add more to the truss on that rear axle. Or loonie run will be not so fun
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Old September 26th, 2011, 10:05 PM   #1042
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x2 mine looked stronger than that and it twisted very easy
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Old September 26th, 2011, 10:40 PM   #1043
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I really can't tell if it is, but it doesn't look like it from my phone, but I thought you were going to shave or cut it?
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Old September 27th, 2011, 06:04 AM   #1044
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Staying with drum brakes for now?
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Old September 27th, 2011, 06:14 AM   #1045
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Plan on shaving it, altho I hear ya my rear isn't usually my catch spot.
Is there some sort of hidden joke here?
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Old September 27th, 2011, 07:14 AM   #1046
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I really can't tell if it is, but it doesn't look like it from my phone, but I thought you were going to shave or cut it?
Not shaved yet...will be tho.

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Staying with drum brakes for now?
Look closer, they are disc. Homemade set up ,looks lke they cut the drum in half and used that as the backing.
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Old September 27th, 2011, 08:44 AM   #1047
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Yup, didn't look close enough.
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Old September 27th, 2011, 04:11 PM   #1048
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They used GM single piston front calipers and mounts and made them fit on the rear.
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Old September 27th, 2011, 04:19 PM   #1049
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Is that truss 2 tubes?
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Old September 27th, 2011, 08:21 PM   #1050
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Is that truss 2 tubes?
It is 2 tubes with a full 1/2 inch plate across top. It's pretty damn solid. I'm sure Erin will be going over it this weekend and he may add more bracing.
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Old September 27th, 2011, 08:26 PM   #1051
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Yea it may hold but while your there I would add more to it.
Mine twisted 30 mins into my first run.

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Old September 27th, 2011, 08:27 PM   #1052
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Yours looks like a single tube? Mine has 2 tubes on either side. This is it from EORP.


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Old September 27th, 2011, 08:29 PM   #1053
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Yes but mine was also braced underneath hard to see no pictures of it.

Just making sure you don't have issues like I did
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Old September 27th, 2011, 09:38 PM   #1054
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Yes but mine was also braced underneath hard to see no pictures of it.

Just making sure you don't have issues like I did
all I saw was two four-ways welded up to make axle stands
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Old September 27th, 2011, 10:03 PM   #1055
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your just jealous
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Old September 30th, 2011, 01:24 PM   #1056
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this truss is the same one i am using.it is braced and welded on the front back top and center..it's not going anywhere.
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Old October 4th, 2011, 12:25 AM   #1057
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well i finished everything up on her rig sunday..i added oil and played with the nitrogen on her air shocks for a couple hours.i can run about 50 around my field.wow what a big difference it is now. built another d shaft,fixed the front arb and added another bump stop.also put a loop on the front for a front pull down.. so it is ready for the canada test.
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Old October 4th, 2011, 01:01 AM   #1058
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Can't wait to see pics of her rear end in action...
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Old October 4th, 2011, 08:56 AM   #1059
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Is hope so, if it wasn't the pics wouldn't be the same...

This way she can overcome larger obsticals...
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Old October 5th, 2011, 12:33 AM   #1060
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Oh....and he forgot to mention....it's shaved now.
were still talking about the same thing right?
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