Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - front axle angle
View Single Post
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 08-31-2012, 09:57 PM
timothale timothale is offline
Registered User
Last wiki edit: General Motors transmissions Last photo:
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: near Yellowstone park
Posts: 5,118
Wiki Edits: 27

Thanks: 35
Thanked 482 Times in 428 Posts
long shackels

In the 50's My brother had long shackles on his 40 Ford coupe, the cheap way to lower it, He had to add a panhard bar to get the front end sway to stop . As Rwenuts noted, The shakles should be about a 45* angle in the completed car. engine installed, radiator installed etc.
Reply With Quote