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Spring perch Measurement

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by txfireman110, Jan 23, 2004.

  1. txfireman110

    txfireman110 1/2 ton status

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    Sorry for the stupid Question /forums/images/graemlins/crazy.gif, sucks that search is down, hope it's back soon!
    **What are the spring perch measurements for 3/4 ton 14bff and alos 1 ton 14bff so I can easily ID one..... /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif
    Thanks! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  2. sandawgk5

    sandawgk5 3/4 ton status

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    42" for 3/4 ton

    40" for 1 ton
     
  3. Beast388

    Beast388 1/2 ton status

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    [ QUOTE ]
    42" for 3/4 ton

    40" for 1 ton

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    Close........42.5" for 3/4 ton & 40.5" for 1 ton. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif

    That measurement is taken from center to center. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  4. mccomas

    mccomas 1/2 ton status

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    i concur... 3/4 ton = 42.5 and 1 ton = 40.5
     
  5. sandawgk5

    sandawgk5 3/4 ton status

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    oops!

    Close enough for Government work! /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  6. Beast388

    Beast388 1/2 ton status

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    [ QUOTE ]
    oops!

    Close enough for Government work! /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif

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    /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
  7. Triaged

    Triaged 1/2 ton status

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    I didn't even measure mine...
    I bolted it up loose, made sure it was centered, and tacked it in place. Then I just took it out and welded it up real good.
     
  8. Beast388

    Beast388 1/2 ton status

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    [ QUOTE ]
    I didn't even measure mine...
    I bolted it up loose, made sure it was centered, and tacked it in place. Then I just took it out and welded it up real good.

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    Yep.....we pre-73 trucks use a different measurement anyway! /forums/images/graemlins/deal.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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