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Street Rod Chassis Build for 1927 T Roadster Project

2020-8-19We're continuing on from Part 1 of Bob Hamilton's street rod chassis build for his 1927 Model T roadster project In these first two parts we're covering the build of a tapered street rod chassis from just in front of the firewall back to the rear crossmember

How to Measure for Shock Absorbers

The need for measuring shock absorbers arises when you change the ride height of your vehicle This is especially true for a 4x4 that has been lifted but is also important for a vehicle that has been lowered The shock on a vehicle needs to match the suspension travel If

Custom Driveshaft

Project: Hot Rod Regal currently has a Moser Engineering 9 inch rear axle package with a nodular iron 3rd member 1350 series yoke Detroit Locker and 3 70:1 gears Making these gears spin will be a TCI automotive Street Fighter 4L60E The engine mounts are BRP HotRod pieces and the transmission crossmember is a G-Force Crossmembers part These parts are not going to match up with an OEM

Model A I Beam Front Axle Install

Since I was a kid I've always wanted a Super Bell drop axle They look amazing and the I-Beam industrial look is what I am into I was able to score a good 46 Super Bell Axle last week from Speedway part #7022852 and I am going to show you the install process of our part# 91032110 These are the Deluxe Kingpins with spindles matched together But first we are going to start from the

Technical Hot Rod Information

Knowing a few Hot Rod technical information principles makes the job much easier Check out our list of technical information for some of the most frequently asked questions Rear Axle Measurements Identify Axle Housings Identify Banjo housings Torque Tube – Identification

Jaguar Independent Rear Suspension for Dave Melling

2020-8-17This installment wraps up coverage of the Jaguar independent rear suspension in Dave Melling's T-Bucket project The treatment has been extensive because the Jaguar independent rear suspension can be the most dramatic element you can include when building a T-Bucket hot rod We hope that by following along with these descriptions and photos that you'll have a much better

CRR

The car started out as a vintage road-race car with a Speedway Motors Track-T body but soon evolved into a street-legal hot rod with a midmounted engine My original design for the car however had the Honda CRR motorcycle engine mounted in the front with a driveline running under the passenger seat to a Suzuki Samurai rear axle

Replacement Rear axles that Fit 1946 Ford Coupe?

2009-12-31I am trying to replace my rear axle and still use the flathead v8 I want to be able to put the widest possible tires in the rear without having to mod the frame I want to find a donor axle if possible the rear will suspension will be upgraded to a bolt in leaf that will lower the rear 3-4 inches Any help will be greatly appreciated thanks Adam

Thinking Outside The Box: A Custom 4

2020-5-8The first step was to get the body-side brackets attached to the rear frame rails Control Freak Suspensions did an incredible job on the fabrication of these brackets and each was designed to have a positive-stop location rather than requiring exact measurements

Model A Ford Rear Axle Assembly Restoration

Rear Axle Assembly Restoration 2014 Revision by Tom Endy Differential Cradle Tool The differential cradle tool is used to remove and replace the rear axle assembly from the vehicle It is also used as a platform for disassembly and for final assembly Care should be exercised when removing the rear axle assembly from a Model A

Street Rod Chassis Guide: TCI Engineering Ford

2020-5-8Rear Axle The standard rear axle on all TCI Street Rod chassis is the Currie Enterprises 9-inch This is a brand new housing with all new components installed "The rear axle comes assembled for easy installation and quality control and it carries a 60 000 mile warranty " says Solorzano Axles come standard as 31-spline 1541 forged pieces

Ford Falcon Axle Specs

Matching the rear axle is the front suspension system consisting of unequal length wishbones telescopic shocks coil springs and a one-inch-diameter anti-sway bar Falcons equipped with six-cylinder engines had a 7 25-inch rear axle assembly while V-8-powered Falcons had an 8-inch rear axle assembly The final rear gear ratio was 3 10-to-1

POSIES Rods and Customs

This is also why rear ladder bars that mount rigidly to the rear end and run out to the frame rails will twist the rear axle housing or break when run on the street POSIES Rods and Customs – Super Slide Springs – Street Rod Parts – Hot Rod Parts – Truck Parts – Ford and Chevy Suspensions and Chassis Parts is proudly powered by

How To Measure Housings And Axles for

2020-5-8That's exactly what Moser Engineering does with its online forms when ordering a custom axle housing and a set of custom axles They have done it thousands of times before and they're available to help you with the process The forms for measuring a custom housing can be downloaded and the instructions help you take all of the necessary measurements step by step

Rear end width '89 8 8 Ford?

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Anglia Frame Plans

2020-8-18The plans with work with a straight axle or a Mustang II front end The rear end can be mounted with ladder bars 4 link 4 bar coil overs or leaf springs Drawings are engineered to provide an easy means for you to choose the width of the rear frame section to permit you to mount monster tires and install wheel tubs if you wish

Ford Falcon Axle Specs

Matching the rear axle is the front suspension system consisting of unequal length wishbones telescopic shocks coil springs and a one-inch-diameter anti-sway bar Falcons equipped with six-cylinder engines had a 7 25-inch rear axle assembly while V-8-powered Falcons had an 8-inch rear axle assembly The final rear gear ratio was 3 10-to-1

Rear Axle Widths

Rear axle widths These dimensions do not include brake drums and are measured from backing plate to backing plate Actual wheel track could be as much as 6 to 8depending on drum size: 46 to 47 '66 to '77 Bronco 48 to 49 '72 to '75 Datsun pickup '71 Dodge Colt '72 to '73 Mazda 50 to 51 '73 to '76 A-Body Mopar '65 AMC American

Rear Axle Measurements

2016-11-25REAR SUSPENSION The following is a general list of rear ends and their dimensions to help narrow the search for a possible candidate to replace the torque tube rear end or just get a better set of gears for highway driving Rear Axle Measurements MEASURED ACROSS WHEEL MOUNTING SURFACE 56 1/2 Regal with 10 bolt axle S-10 P U 65-67

Total Cost Involved Engineering

Keeping with the superior handling theme the Currie 9-inch rear end is located using a four-link suspension with a panhard bar The Panhard bar and anti-roll bar are located in front of the axle This positioning makes for a cleaner rear view appearance without sacing better handling

Hot Rods

2015-4-6On my '32 chassis with stock measurements I found a '74-'77 V-8 Maverick/Comet 8 dropout complete I chose an 8 over a 9 because I have less than 300 H P it's lighter and very good fit I used 10 steelies with the max backspace and 31x12 50x15 Hoosier street radials My clearance between tire and body is 1

Hot Rods

2015-4-6On my '32 chassis with stock measurements I found a '74-'77 V-8 Maverick/Comet 8 dropout complete I chose an 8 over a 9 because I have less than 300 H P it's lighter and very good fit I used 10 steelies with the max backspace and 31x12 50x15 Hoosier street radials My clearance between tire and body is 1

End

2010-2-6So if I use that ZR2 axle my rear wheels will stick out 4 25 further than where they're at now I'll need 3 25 longer arms if I use AIM spindles and 2 25 if I use Fabtech spindles I don't think I'd mind a 2 25 spacer so I could save the money I'd spend on an LT kit and put it towards the more expensive Fabtech spindles

Axle Conversions

Rear Axle Conversion Kit for Late Ford Brakes $820 00 SKU:1104K Add to cart Rear Axle Conversion System for Early Ford Brakes $1 295 00 SKU:1103 Add to cart Rear Axle Conversion System for Early Ford Brakes 1940 Ford Housing Ends $1 345 00 SKU:1121 Add to cart Rear Axle Conversion System for Late Ford Brakes $1 395 00 SKU:1104 Add to cart

V8 Pilot rear axle? [Archive]

Hot Rod Deuce 21-03-08 01:34 PM Is the Pilot rear axle the same as the American version in regards as diamensions in overall width and spring hanger brackets etc also what ratio are they Are the brake drums/backing plate assemblies unique to the Pilot If anyone can post some pics and info I`d be really grateful Is the Pilot rear axle

Ladder Bar Kits

Ladder Bar Kits: We offer our ladder bar kits in two lengths: (AB) long version 45 1/2 from center of rear housing to front hook up point and (CD) short version 43 1/2 from center of rear housing to front hook-up point Both are available in show chrome or plain finish This does not include the housing brackets or the dropped-tube