Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Front Coil Over Shocks on a Straight Axel!
View Single Post
  #20 (permalink)  
Old 02-08-2013, 06:04 PM
aosborn's Avatar
aosborn aosborn is offline
Registered User
Last wiki edit: Suspension: designs, shapes, sizes Last photo:
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Lakewood, WA
Posts: 621
Wiki Edits: 7

Thanks: 0
Thanked 18 Times in 17 Posts
I don't usually factor a motion ratio on a live axle rear or beam axle front. Just use 1-1. Typically they have more unsprung weight which can throw you off if you don't factor that in. Sounds like you are on the right track though.

Sprint car huh, I would love to take one of those for a few laps sometime. I had an opportunity to drive a midget for a friend of mine, but he got out of racing before we could make it happen.


Reply With Quote