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Old 11-18-2006, 04:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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rear axle angle

was looking todat at the rear end setting in the fram and the angle looks more then the 3 degress i was told about

what angle are most F toys runing and what angle does it become a probem to run past using high angle drive lines
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Old 11-18-2006, 07:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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3 degrees from what? Level? In-line with the T-case output?

Are you going to run a CV rear shaft? If so, you'll want the pinion a degree or two below being pointed directly at the t-case (zero angle in the joint at the pinion)... under load, it'll be pointed about straight at the output on the transfer case.

If you're not running a CV shaft, you want to try and get the angle at either end of the shaft to be equal. (The bend down at the t-case is equal to the bend UP at the diff).
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