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Old 11-22-2005, 07:28 PM
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front axle ???

OK guys need some help! I have a tube axle that measures 48" king pin to king pin. I will berunning ford spindles, chevy discs.
Can someone tell me what the wheel track will be? Axle mounting surface to axlemounting surface.
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Old 11-22-2005, 11:24 PM
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My axle on the 32 Roadster is 48" measured the way you describe and my wheel mounting point to wheel mounting point is 56 and 1/2 inches...BUT I have drum brakes...
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I have similar Model A front end questions

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i am getting ready to put together a front end for a 1930 model A i have some questions along that line. what spindles are you running, do you think that the thickness of the drums you have would stick out or in more so then discs. also i am looking a an I Beam front axle and was wondering if the casted ones are any good or should i stick to a forged. if anyone else has some input that would be great
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