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axle question

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by 674x4, Oct 30, 2001.

  1. 674x4

    674x4 Registered Member

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    where can i find the specs on the chevy Dana 44, such as perch width.

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    The perch width varies by the vehicle application. Better to look for vehicle spring widths if you're looking for a donor axle.

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    how about 73-87 chevy 1/2 ton
     
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    wayne 3/4 ton status

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    Just so you know it will be the same for a 3/4 and 1 ton too. Not sure on the exact measurement.

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    Yeh thats what i know, thats why i just asked for Chevy 44
     
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    nobody knows the spring width of a Dana 44, or the leaf spring width
     
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    55Willy 3/4 ton status

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    I can run out and measure, spring width and spring center bolt to spring center bolt........Hold on


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    2.5" wide springs and from center bolt to center bolt it looks to be 31 3/4"

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    Thanks Willy
     

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