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Mid Travel with BS Thread

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

  1. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:09 PM
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    Littlebro 5

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    so a new leaf pack, 10" travel shocks, ubolt flip and relocate shocks like || got me -1 travel.
     
  2. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:11 PM
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    Konaborne

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    are you sure you're maxing out your travel? like full droop?
     
  3. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:11 PM
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  4. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:11 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    You said 10" travel at the wheel. 10" stroke shocks will give you more than 10" at the wheel.
     
  5. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:13 PM
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  6. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:16 PM
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    my shocks dont stop the travel at full bump or droop
     
  7. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:17 PM
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  8. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:17 PM
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    straycat241

    straycat241 maXXXed out mid travel

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    great thread
     
  9. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:18 PM
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  10. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:19 PM
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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?
     
  11. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:21 PM
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    i dont know about second gens :(
     
  12. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:24 PM
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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. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:24 PM
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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.
     
  14. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:25 PM
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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?
     
  15. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:26 PM
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    I have whatever stock TRD Billies are. No clue. lol
     
  16. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:28 PM
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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.
     
  17. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:28 PM
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    josh has the stockers on those leafs now and it will get you by
     
  18. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:31 PM
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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. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:33 PM
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    which Josh??? :p
    but that means i cant mob dez in the mean time :(
     
  20. Jan 25, 2012 at 9:33 PM
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