What is the nominal axle flange OD for the 30 spline scout 44 rears? I am going to do rear discs soon, and need to know what to bore the inside of the rotors out to so that the rotor fits over the flange. Thanks!
I recently went to rear disc on my 79 scout. I used front disc mounts boared out to fit the axle ends and cut to fit over the 2.75" axle tube. even though I was able to all 4 mounting holes on the axle retainer,I had the mounts welded to the axle. I used scout rotors mounted to the back of the axle flange w/front wheel studs. install the discs on the axle befor pressing on the bearings. The hole in the rotor was relieved to provide clearance for the unmachined portion of the axle flange. The best part is its all Scout hardware.(except for the brake hoses)
I used Scout rotors and calipers on my conversion. Instead of cutting the hole larger in the rotor I just cut a step in the rotor hub hole to provide clearance for the non machined portion of the inner axle flange.
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