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







Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:04 PM   #1
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
D70 drw - disk brake help

I have a 70-75 dodge rear D70 drw.

---------------------------------------------------------
build date: 11 10 2a8
BOM: 603285
1971-75 M300 & P300 Motor Home & Delivery Van
603285-4 Standard 4.56 706048-3X 706082X 706084X 706085X 35091-1 35091-1
---------------------------------------------------------


I bought this disc braket but now i see it wont work since its for a GM axle not this one.

https://www.4wdfactory.com/store/pro...7;2C-GM-Dually

anyone have any leads on what brakets i wil need?
also what disks etc, i totally f'd up with the wrong info but now cannot find any info on what works with this axle

Last edited by Pokerob; January 22nd, 2011 at 02:11 PM.
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:06 PM   #2
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,707
iTrader: (42)
no link
__________________
one of Michigans 99% er club.
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:07 PM   #3
Jeepaholic
Axle Guru Extraordinaire
 
Jeepaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-06
Location: Owosso
Posts: 7,227
iTrader: (114)
Send a message via AIM to Jeepaholic Send a message via MSN to Jeepaholic
probably best off to buy the weld on ones
Jeepaholic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:13 PM   #4
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepaholic View Post
probably best off to buy the weld on ones
do you have a link?
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:24 PM   #5
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,707
iTrader: (42)
aa-mfg.com
__________________
one of Michigans 99% er club.
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 02:24 PM   #6
hosejockey4506
Visiting Admin
 
hosejockey4506's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-04-05
Location: fenton
Posts: 8,707
iTrader: (42)
http://www.ruffstuffspecialties.com/...3c51e2560ed458
__________________
one of Michigans 99% er club.
hosejockey4506 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 03:58 PM   #7
KennyOffroad
Ridge Runners Offroad
 
KennyOffroad's Avatar
 
Join Date: 06-11-07
Location: South Haven, MI
Posts: 3,195
iTrader: (18)
A Link and good price.


http://www.ballisticfabrication.com/...ts_p_1439.html
KennyOffroad is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 04:13 PM   #8
BIGDANE36
BUY MY TRUCK
 
BIGDANE36's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-07-07
Location: howell
Posts: 1,146
iTrader: (10)
Send a message via AIM to BIGDANE36
Id go with ballistic ones I ordered a set of disk brake brackets for my Dana 60 rear they sent me the wrong ones and wouldn't do anything about went with ballistic they were right and a lot better and nicer to
BIGDANE36 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 06:54 PM   #9
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
another problem: disk to hub

thank you guys for all the help, i am going to order some up.


Ok no i have run into the problem where the disk does not fit over the hub??

its not just the center hole its that the hub is to big for the disk to fit over the hub. I will go get a pic.
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:06 PM   #10
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
here the rotor will not fit over the hub


can i run it behind the hub? like this? i have to find different studs etc


wish i would have just found a 14b drw now
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:33 PM   #11
Jeepaholic
Axle Guru Extraordinaire
 
Jeepaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-06
Location: Owosso
Posts: 7,227
iTrader: (114)
Send a message via AIM to Jeepaholic Send a message via MSN to Jeepaholic
that is the way it goes on most any rear disc conversion, your drums slide on or held on by the studs? If studs you should be able to use the old ones
Jeepaholic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:34 PM   #12
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepaholic View Post
that is the way it goes on most any rear disc conversion, your drums slide on or held on by the studs? If studs you should be able to use the old ones
they just wont slide over.

either they are the wrong discs or the hubs are just to big.

the discs are
72 - 87 Chevy 3/4 Ton Rotors (front 4x4)
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:41 PM   #13
Jeepaholic
Axle Guru Extraordinaire
 
Jeepaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-06
Location: Owosso
Posts: 7,227
iTrader: (114)
Send a message via AIM to Jeepaholic Send a message via MSN to Jeepaholic
You have it right was asking how the drum was held on?
Jeepaholic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:48 PM   #14
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepaholic View Post
You have it right was asking how the drum was held on?
i never had the drums.

so the studs go through the rotors to the hub then?

i cant use the orinal studs due to them being to big for the rim. I need to use a smaller stud (front 60 size dia) so the h1 rims fit. the d70 studs are quite alot bigger.
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:53 PM   #15
Jeepaholic
Axle Guru Extraordinaire
 
Jeepaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-06
Location: Owosso
Posts: 7,227
iTrader: (114)
Send a message via AIM to Jeepaholic Send a message via MSN to Jeepaholic
Ya had a drw 60 with the 5/8's studs , yes studs press through the rotor just like a front 60. Check the diameter but might be able just get front studs for a chevy/dodge 60
Jeepaholic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:57 PM   #16
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
i brought in my hub and rotor to napa and spent about an hour there looking through studs.

The only ones that are long enough that will work have too big of a shoulder for the rotors.

To make these work i will either have to turn down the stud shoulders or drill out open up the disc hole.

I am opting to opening up the disc hole.
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 08:06 PM   #17
Jeepaholic
Axle Guru Extraordinaire
 
Jeepaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-06
Location: Owosso
Posts: 7,227
iTrader: (114)
Send a message via AIM to Jeepaholic Send a message via MSN to Jeepaholic
Ya just open up the rotor holes a bit
Jeepaholic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 08:13 PM   #18
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepaholic View Post
Ya just open up the rotor holes a bit
there has to be a better way for this junk.

drilling out 16 holes so the studs fit sucks

at least i know some people who work in shops where they can just plop it on the machine and done.
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 08:19 PM   #19
Jeepaholic
Axle Guru Extraordinaire
 
Jeepaholic's Avatar
 
Join Date: 04-08-06
Location: Owosso
Posts: 7,227
iTrader: (114)
Send a message via AIM to Jeepaholic Send a message via MSN to Jeepaholic
Wouldn't be custom if it didn't involve work
Jeepaholic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old January 22nd, 2011, 08:31 PM   #20
Pokerob
hug life
 
Pokerob's Avatar
 
Join Date: 10-25-06
Location: G-Rap, MI
Posts: 10,147
iTrader: (25)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepaholic View Post
Wouldn't be custom if it didn't involve work
true.

thank you for all the help, i was 2nd guessing myself on the studs holding on the disk.

now i just need to do it, take pics then post it for others.

well unless it doesnt work
Pokerob is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Talk > Axle Tech
Thread Tools

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 01:34 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Cracker Enterprises - Powered by Linux
vB Ad Management by =RedTyger=
Page generated in 0.17808 seconds with 52 queries