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Shackel Flip ?

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by wayne, Nov 12, 2001.

  1. wayne

    wayne 3/4 ton status

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    I am going to do the flip this week.[​IMG] I am going to cut the hanger and drop it through but I need to know if I should drop it through and turn the shackel around 180 degrees.

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  2. 55Willy

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    i would mount it for the open part to face forward, I'm sure it doesn't matter but the reason i think this way is to allow the spring to be able to travel into the shackle versus hitting the closed side, still with me here,LOL Just my 2 cents

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  3. wayne

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    Off the top of my head[​IMG] I would say that would be turning them around.

    See <a target="_blank" href=http://coloradok5.com/gallery/Waynes-Toy>Project Mighty Mouse</a> here.
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