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thebomb
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 149
posted June 21, 2004 10:46 AM  
ok were starting all over again, 3300 lb camaro, what springs and shocks, and what percentages??? 1/4 mile, real dry, long straights, really tight corners, recap hoosier tires,

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Dixon
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 153
posted June 21, 2004 11:13 AM  
What's the banking?

I'd go:

1200 RF 76 afco shock
1000 LF 77 afco shock
175 RR 94 afco shock
200 LR 94 afco shock

I've gone as light as 850 on front springs and as heavy as 1800 (heavier for higher banking). You could go with heavier rear springs too, but this should get you in the ballpark. Can you run weight-jacks in the front? Shoot for 51-53% rear weight

thebomb
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 149
posted June 21, 2004 12:46 PM  
i dont know the banking in terms of degrees, but i know its pretty high, thanx for the reply

Mikey14
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 265
posted June 24, 2004 01:27 PM  
We are on a bigger track and run similar numbers, however tend to be heavier on the rear springs. Usually to 225/200. I've never tried anything other than 1000/1100 on the front but think anywhere between 900 to 1200 with no more than a 200 lbs difference would be the area I'd play around with and try to stay in. JMO.

eightball
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 3
posted July 03, 2004 07:41 PM  
I ran lf 900
rf 1000
lr 240
rr 205

shocks were afco 76& 77 on the front
95's on the back

the car was very louse in the middle and off he courner.


    

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