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Mid Travel with BS Thread

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

  1. Aug 23, 2013 at 10:51 AM
    VolcomTacoma2011

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  2. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:06 AM
    MightyMouse-SCT

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  3. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:20 AM
    VolcomTacoma2011

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    Even with LR's you'll still benefit from the extended travel. Pretty sure their were guys on here running LR's with extended travel pulling the extra inch.
     
  4. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:29 AM
    MightyMouse-SCT

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    Those tubulars with uniballs though !
     
  5. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:31 AM
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    Yea they are nice :D
     
  6. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:35 AM
    Mr Salty

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    Use the LR UCAs as a temp set-up and see how she handles, there are plenty of folks on here using them without issue with the extended travel COs.

    Down the road your not happy, pull the trigger and match everything up with Icon UCAs.

    Or just bite the bullet and get Icon UCAs and the extended COs.
     
  7. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:40 AM
    BradyT88

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    I'm running LR UCA's with no problems. Pretty sure my CV's are what limit my travel now, not positive though.
     
  8. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:41 AM
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    pull your cv's and test out the travel numbers :p
     
  9. Aug 23, 2013 at 11:51 AM
    MightyMouse-SCT

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    It's the cv's lol . But feel free to pull em and measure
     
  10. Aug 23, 2013 at 12:25 PM
    BradyT88

    BradyT88 Skinkwerks Rockware & Fabrication!!

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    I should. haha. One of these days maybe.
     
  11. Aug 23, 2013 at 1:37 PM
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  12. Aug 24, 2013 at 8:35 PM
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    Picked these up today to finish up my MT kit. OEM springs from a 1986 K10 1/2 ton, 2 wire wheels, and centering pins. Hopefully this will do the job.

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Aug 24, 2013 at 8:44 PM
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    Do me a favor bro", can you measure those springs as they sit right now from eyelett to eyelett , measure following the contour of spring from beginning of one eyelett to the end of other eyelett (i mean when you have a chance, I'm curious about something.... thanks..:)
     
  14. Aug 24, 2013 at 9:39 PM
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    Should be similar to this. (2001 toyota 4runner. Light racing uppers. No BL)

    ImageUploadedByTapatalk1377405208.080647.jpg

    And stuffed (bumps fully compressed)

    ImageUploadedByTapatalk1377405251.133800.jpg

    26 7/8 droop
    15 1/2 stuff
    11 3/8 full rang of travel

    CV binds at full droop. 1" up and the binding disappears. So full range of travel without bind is 10" on the safe side.

    Not that this I relevant to 2nd toys but a 1st get should be about the same
     
  15. Aug 25, 2013 at 9:30 AM
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    PMed
     
  16. Aug 25, 2013 at 10:06 AM
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    If you're gunna cycle your suspension, put at strut/Coilover w/coil removed then cycle only way to get true numbers, cause tht seems pretty high for stock length :cool:
     
  17. Aug 25, 2013 at 10:13 AM
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    What stock isn't 11 inches of travel ?LOL
     
  18. Aug 25, 2013 at 10:17 AM
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  19. Aug 25, 2013 at 11:08 AM
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    So who has the LSK lowers in here?

    I'm still debating between those or TC's

    Any insight fellas? I need new lowers ASAP
     
  20. Aug 25, 2013 at 11:14 AM
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    TC all the way . If you want to save a buck and get the skids built in go for the older ones like mine but the new ones are bad ass too
     
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