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Solid Axle Swap BS Thread

Discussion in 'Solid Axle Suspension' started by Supra TT, Feb 20, 2012.

  1. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:18 PM
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    Supra TT

    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    Everyone else has a BS thread so...yeah [​IMG]

    Ask any questions people are having about a SAS, Me and I'm sure others will fill you in without flaming. (Like pirate4x4/Ttora) But I can't blame them.
     
  2. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:18 PM
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    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    silly ifs
     
  3. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:20 PM
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    Isn't there like 3 guys that have it? And one that fakes having it? Lol
     
  4. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:25 PM
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    fireturk41

    fireturk41 I like to break shit!

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    what we bsin bout?
     
  5. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:25 PM
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    Solid axles... And what not :p
     
  6. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:26 PM
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    there may not be very many people that have solid axle's, but there's alot of knowledge that other people have.
     
  7. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:28 PM
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    There are a lot more on TTORA
     
  8. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:29 PM
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    fireturk41 I like to break shit!

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    my truck has a jeep part under it....should i set it on fire?
     
  9. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:31 PM
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    fireturk41 I like to break shit!

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    ive got toyota jeep and chevy :p
     
  10. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:35 PM
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  11. Feb 20, 2012 at 4:38 PM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Good place to ask BS questions you'd get flamed for on TTORA and Pirate.:D

    What are the pros/cons of 3-link vs 4-link?
     
  12. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:22 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    Not true, a cv has more contact points there for making it stronger than a u-joint. RCV makes the strongest axles pretty much... $$ (CV)

    3 link, you use bigger bars, one less bar obviously, but you're gunna need to run a panhard bar especially in the rear if you plan to drive it I think the 3link with a panhard has less bump steer to it. 4 link is better due to its simplicity and great articulation.. Theres more too it I suppose.. 4link can be triangular or parallel as well, 2 different set ups
     
  13. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:32 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    What is it? :eek:
     
  14. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:37 PM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Good to know, simplicity and better articulation is what I'm after. 4-link it is!:D


    Stole this pic from Pirate. The tire size & brand, as well as the ride height is what I'm aiming for.

    [​IMG]

    :drool:
     
  15. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:37 PM
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    TELL US :D
     
  16. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:41 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    Maxxis Creepy crawlers, appear to be 40s
     
  17. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:45 PM
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    :cookiemonster:
     
  18. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:46 PM
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    45acp Paint me back in Wyoming again...

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    Go big or go home, right?:eek:

    Another BS question. Is it worth the effort to link the rear or just stick to leaf packs? I don't see very many trucks with linked rears so I'm curious.:confused:
     
  19. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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    Supra TT [OP] Solid Axle FTMFW!!

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    SAS.. Need I say more.
    What are you planning on doing with it? Links are superior over leafs by a long shot. Leafs are good for DD unless a link setup is done correctly with the right valving. Leafs don't flex as good and are easily destroyed on the trail.
     
  20. Feb 20, 2012 at 5:54 PM
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    fireturk41 I like to break shit!

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    you hirin a hitman? cause im broke as shit
     
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