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holeshot
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 51
posted August 21, 2002 11:22 AM UIN: 3728
just wanted to know what difference it would make on a chassis if the main rails were round (like a GRT )were the motormounts are versus a harris were they are sq 2x2 thanks

uforacing51
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 240
posted August 21, 2002 04:57 PM
Lets see if I get this right, I believe square tubing is stronger because it has more sides to bend.

holeshot
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 51
posted August 21, 2002 06:48 PM UIN: 3728
does that mean a grt will flex more thru the corners?

LITTLEMAN
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 130
posted August 21, 2002 10:14 PM
Yes definetly more flex ,good if you race on a high bank or a big sweeping half mile or bigger track.

holeshot
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 51
posted August 22, 2002 10:26 AM UIN: 3728
Thanks

jammin
Dirt Administrator

Total posts: 5060
posted August 25, 2002 08:40 AM UIN: 16262997
This wont be as good if you get on a dry slick short track will it Littleman?

jammin

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