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03-12-2012 11:27 AM Front suspension modifications cont.
This now allowed me to get full travel stop to stop.


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03-12-2012 11:24 AM Front suspension modifications cont.
I reinstalled the old axle and springs then realized that the rack and pinion did not move my steering to the stops. My solution was to shorten the steering arms. I welded a nut, machine it out with a tapered ream, and cut off the outer nut.


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03-12-2012 11:22 AM Front suspension modifications cont.
Then came the hard part, the steering column mock up. After fabricating a steering column out of a piece of steel conduit, a piece of SS rod, and original stile upper bearing/ horn contact I started to mock the placement of it. As you can see by the scratches on the column this took many tries.


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03-12-2012 11:20 AM Front suspension modifications cont.
I then removed the steering column which required the removal of my left side header.


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03-12-2012 11:18 AM Front suspension modifications cont.
When I finally got my special built Super Slider springs. (I had Posies build me a set with 2 additional arch) I then pre-mocked my suspension out side the truck. My plan is to lower the truck by 2.


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