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Author Topic:   Leafspring Bmod
ncichos7
Dirt Full Roller

Total posts: 53
posted February 13, 2005 09:17 PM  
what are your guys thoughts on these? are they totally outdated yet? i found a race ready car for a price that is hard to pass on. can i learn anything by beginning with a leaf spring car? idealy i was looking for a 3-link and am still keeping my options open!

mdsteacher
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 145
posted February 13, 2005 09:35 PM  
I switched from a 3-link to a leaf spring and got faster. I am happy with the leafs.

Fastride 38
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 125
posted February 13, 2005 11:05 PM  
Leaf springs just simplify a set-up. If there is no bars to adjust then you can't possibly over adjust yourself out of a race. So you can pay more attention to other area's on the car for handling. They (because of this) have their advantages. I would perfer a three bar car myself, but if you never have raced much before or not at all before then a leaf car would be a good starter car. In my opinion.

racer17j
Dirt Forum Champ
Total posts: 5390
posted February 13, 2005 11:17 PM  
if it's cheap enough then it wouldn't take to much to switch it over to a 3 link in the future if you didn't like it i'd go for it and give it a try

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