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Author Topic:   rear springs advice for these two setups
dirtracr
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 199
posted January 19, 2005 08:13 AM  
dw8..swing arm clamped on left, swing arm/z link on right..............and.....four bar left, swing arm/z link right...would appreciate any starting point rear springs for these setups...i've got an idea, just want some feedback before i go buy a bunch of springs...thanks!

driver27
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 194
posted January 19, 2005 10:52 AM  
With the springarm setup it will depend alot on how long your swingarms are and what the effective wheel rate is. The same spring on a 17 vs 15 inch long swingarm has 2 very different effective rates. Just keep that detail in mind when discussing spring rates.

dirtracr
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 199
posted January 19, 2005 11:03 AM  
they will be about 12 1/2 long center to center..it's a dirt works built as a four bar car and i'm going to try the swing arms...yeah pretty short compared to what i've been reading..any thoughts?? preciate it..

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