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Tractor heims?

Discussion in 'Center Of Gravity' started by sled_dog, Jan 6, 2004.

  1. sled_dog

    sled_dog 1 ton status

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    My dad and I went to tractor supply looking for some stuff tonight and he started getting on the idea of using those tractor heims for my 4 link heims. 1 link is like $32 bucks so I could get heims for about half the cost but I really don't know if they would be strong enough for me. Anyone have thoughts?
     
  2. cybrfire

    cybrfire 1 ton status Vendor GMOTM Winner

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    I've looked at those also. You should be able to get some specifics from the supplier like what they are made from and load ratings I'd think.
     
  3. Chris Demartini

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    <font color="blue">Plenty of people use them in 4 links. They're cheaper than QA1's or Aroura's, but they are weaker and wear out faster. Not to say they can't work and couldn't be used, you will just replace them more often.
     
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    Also tractors are not designed with the amount of movement a 4 link is. There may be a binding issue unlike the QA1's
     
  5. ben427

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    They work, theyre really noisy, and wear out really quick. Plan on replacing them annually on a suspension setup.
     

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