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Author Topic:   PULL BAR INFO
posted October 16, 2003 12:14 PM
Looking for info on how long of pull bar works best?I have seen them as short as the 90/10 above it, and have seen some go clear to the rear of the trans.I'm thinking the long one would do a wheelie easier?

posted October 16, 2003 02:43 PM
Yes i use the long pullbar about 42" long. Shorter will react faster and roll over on the rr but can be a bit too eratic at times. Make it as long as you can fit into chassis close to 42".

posted October 16, 2003 09:02 PM
As a rule of thumb, should'nt your pullbar be roughly twice as long as your lower trailing arms? Something about instant center, I believe.

posted October 17, 2003 09:40 AM
Sounds like the same rules appl;y to a pull bar as a lift bar?
Is this for the most part true?I am also wondering what spring rate????
And does it make a difference if it is in the center of the rear-end or off the one side?ALso what about the angle???More the better?

[This message has been edited by rocketwildone (edited October 17, 2003).]

posted October 17, 2003 11:43 AM
EMOD1, you race E-Mods? Where at? I raced at Outlaw Motor Speedway in 2003.