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UCAs comparison

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by LonghornTaco, Oct 13, 2008.

  1. Oct 13, 2008 at 7:00 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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  2. Oct 13, 2008 at 7:02 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Light Raceing uses a Standard Ball joint, where as the TC's use an Arura Uniball. A uniball is much stronger, and gives more freedom of movement than a ball joint.
     
  3. Oct 13, 2008 at 7:07 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco [OP] Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Is this more important for hard core off-roading and rock crawling? I'll be honest and say that I'll mostly be doing normal driving. But an occasional trip into a puddle is definitely not out of the question...

    I'll probably just pony up the extra cash so I won't regret it later, but just trying to gauge the importance.
     
  4. Oct 13, 2008 at 7:19 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    In my oppinion, haveing a Uniball instead of a regular Ball Joint is beneficial in many ways. The uniball can be rebuilt easilly. When lifting, the upper ball joint can take a beating if you have a longer than stock shock/spring assembly. And, it has much more range of motion over a regular ball joint.



    Also, the TC UCA's look pretty dam cool! :D

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  5. Oct 15, 2008 at 9:58 AM
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    sooner02r1

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    Camburg has a uniball too. Costs a little less than TC I think. Light Racing arms are turds. Icon makes some awesome ones but your wallet won't feel awesome after you pay for them.
     
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