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Shackle flip

Discussion in 'OffRoad Design' started by Rebel-Rider, Oct 19, 2001.

  1. Rebel-Rider

    Rebel-Rider 1/2 ton status

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    i was thinking of putting the shackles in my 84 jimmy,, does this only lift the ass end, if so what should i use to even out the front
     
  2. Triaged

    Triaged 1/2 ton status

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    Use springs to lift the front. The reason for using the flip in the rear is to stay away from springs (w/ alot of arch which will make them stiff) and blocks which cause more axle wrap. In the front you don't have to worry about that because the front springs have neg. arch so lift springs for the front can still be soft.

    '71 Blazer CST w/ a 400sbc, 4" lift, 36" Supper Swampers, and alot of rust
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  3. Stephen

    Stephen 1/2 ton status Moderator Vendor

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    yup, thats it

    Making the world better, one truck at a time.
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