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All pro leaf load capacity question

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Dutch'nComa13, Nov 1, 2010.

  1. Nov 1, 2010 at 5:44 PM
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    Dutch'nComa13

    Dutch'nComa13 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Ok guys here's the deal. I've purchased some All Pro 3" leafs and they are in the garage and am in the slow process of building my lift one piece at a time. My situation is as follows: I go wheelin about 3-4 times a month. The rest is work commute and highway driving. I hardly carry HEAVY loads, but when I do it's a good size load such as, a refrigerator or a full bed of fire wood and I usually am hauling them for about 1 1/2 hours one way. The rest of the time I'm not hauling anything. So if I stick with the 3" leafs I have, will they sag quicker with these occasional loads or should I switch them out for the heavier duty leafs?

    Any suggestions
     
  2. Nov 1, 2010 at 5:47 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    You should be fine. I was doing the same and they have held up well.
     
  3. Nov 1, 2010 at 5:49 PM
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    Dutch'nComa13

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    Awesome thank you for that. How long have you been running them?
     
  4. Nov 1, 2010 at 5:52 PM
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    jdkeller

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    Maybe about a year.
     
  5. Nov 1, 2010 at 5:53 PM
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    jdkeller

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    The loads you mentioned are not super heavy. I've had 900 pounds of concrete in the bed. Lol.
     
  6. Nov 1, 2010 at 5:56 PM
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    Dutch'nComa13

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    Yeah I'd say that's a little more than what I'll be haulin around anytime soon lol. Right on man. Nice ride btw :)
     
  7. Nov 1, 2010 at 6:01 PM
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    jdkeller

    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    Thank you. I didn't regularly carry that much though. Lol.
     
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