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Mid Travel with BS Thread

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by MightyMouse-SCT, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. Littlebro 5

    Littlebro 5 Well-Known Member

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    so a new leaf pack, 10" travel shocks, ubolt flip and relocate shocks like || got me -1 travel.
     
  2. Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    are you sure you're maxing out your travel? like full droop?
     
  3. Littlebro 5

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  4. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Staff Member

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    You said 10" travel at the wheel. 10" stroke shocks will give you more than 10" at the wheel.
     
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    my shocks dont stop the travel at full bump or droop
     
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  8. straycat241

    straycat241 maXXXed out mid travel

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    great thread
     
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    ryanjboutin Mob dirt parking lots.

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    I did not know AP had extended brake lines, thanks.

    If I went with AP 3" lift springs, would TRD Billies be enough until I found better rear shocks?
     
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    i dont know about second gens :(
     
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    You could run them for the time being. They would limit down travel and may limit uptravel (that I'm not sure of tho).
     
  13. YumaTRD

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    Im going to be running stock size 5100 with my AP leafs. As long as i dont offroad, it should last me till i get replacements.
     
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    ryanjboutin Mob dirt parking lots.

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    How do people actually measure the amount of travel they have?

    I'm assuming the frame notch from my lowered days allows more up travel, right?
     
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    ryanjboutin Mob dirt parking lots.

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    I have whatever stock TRD Billies are. No clue. lol
     
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    YumaTRD Chewie is my Co-pilot

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    It depends on the bumpstops, tire size(hitting fender) , breaklines and the collapsed length of the shock. these are all variables to rear travel.
     
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    josh has the stockers on those leafs now and it will get you by
     
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    IIRC the TRD billies are too short and at full down travel could over extend the shock and bust it. You would need to add longer travel shocks when you add bigger then 2 inches of lift. I think thats why some people get away with running stock billies with AAL. Right...lol

    Nevermind...late :p
     
  19. YumaTRD

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    which Josh??? :p
    but that means i cant mob dez in the mean time :(
     
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    psh you know which josh!
     
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