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Old 07-17-2009, 02:56 PM
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Originally Posted by dustin.campbell3
What Type Of Suspension Set Up Should I Use I Have Some 2x4 1/4 Inch Thick Steel Box Tubing That I Could Use But I Bont Know If It Will Be Strong Anough I Made A Motor Stand Out Of It And It Works. I Want To Reuse The S 10 Front Suspension With Some Mods To It. Any Ideas?
1/4" is overkill and will only serve to make the truck heavier than it should be. 2 x 4 x 0.120" wall or even 2 x 3 x 0.120" wall would be plenty in my opinion. My best advice is to leave the front and rear suspension stock and Z the frame front and rear to get the body down where you want it. Don't go cutting springs and all that hogwash. All that accomplishes is to screw up the geometry and ride quality.
Where do I find info on Z'ing my frame and channeling my cab?

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