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Lowering my 56

What is the cheapest way to lower my 56 Chevy 3200 pick up ?
I think it would be to relocate my springs under the axles...is this correct ?
Thanks Guys ...Dave

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Doing that may put the axle too close to the frame .....also, depends on the design of the mounts whether you can safely do that.....A dropped axle is your best bet.
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Huh ?

What is a dropped axle ?
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A dropped axle has more of a bend where the spindles attach, spindles sit higher, which drops the truck a bit

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What is the cheapest way to lower my 56 Chevy 3200 pick up ?
I think it would be to relocate my springs under the axles...is this correct ?
Thanks Guys ...Dave

Dropped front I beam 57 F100 here;
http://www.jalopyjournal.com/forum/s...57+f100&page=4

Mike
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