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Old 12-23-2011, 11:17 AM
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Originally Posted by cobalt327
I thought you had a corporate 10-bolt rearend (don't ask me why I thought that), the 2.41 was a fairly common ratio for them.

But I cannot remember a '58-'64 application that would have had a 2.41 ratio. That ratio wasn't used during '55-'57, 3.36 was as high as they got IIRC. I know it prolly doesn't matter that much one way or the other but I wonder if there was a 2.41 used from the factory during the "Hotchkiss" era.
Back and forth here, so you say that 3.36 was a pretty common ratio for '57 ? Just like to know what to say, other than I don't know, when people ask. According to what whyholdback has calculated, that would be really close with the .70 overdrive and 26' tall tires. Thanks, Big Al
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