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Old 03-25-2019, 10:49 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by 65Chevy4x4 View Post
Would running a portal to reverse driveline double the load and rpm of the front diff making it essentially weaker than stock.
H1 portals are 1.8:1 irrc. So in order to "undo" the gear reduction at the wheel, you'd have to overdrive the pinion 1.8:1, which seems like a bad idea, not to mention the weight and complexity.

Running 9" front and rear would make it relatively easy to match your ratios front to back like you mentioned earlier.
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