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Anyone with a stock height 1st gen- I need a measurement

Discussion in '1969-1972 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Chris Demartini, May 15, 2003.

  1. Chris Demartini

    Chris Demartini 1/2 ton status

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    <font color="blue">How far from the top of the front axle tube to the bottom of the framerail directly above the axle?

    Thanks! /forums/images/graemlins/k5.gif
     
  2. LKJR

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    I'm sure mine has probably sagged some but on the drivers side it's roughly 7 1/2" from the top of the actual tube to the bottom of the frame. the springs do ride under the frame so.... you have the spring pad there too but I didn't meause off of that.
     
  3. Chris Demartini

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    <font color="blue">the springs ride next to the frame
     
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    I have 9 inches over here.
     
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    <font color="blue">Looks like I got about 6 or 7 inches out of my new front springs. Dan wait until you see what I did /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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